Beautiful shodana comprising four sliding doors a pair of hinged doors, staggered shelves and four drawers of varying size. All the surface is decorated in autumnal scenes in gold hira and takamaki-e and mura nashiji with details in kirikane and e-nashiji depicting a migrating flock of geese in flight above rural landscape. the sides and the thin borders are embellished inside and outside with repeated ho-o birds in flight in their beaks stylized sprays of kikyo (Chinese bellflower).
The of the pair of the large doors similarly decorated with rice stooks hanging out to dry in front of a thatched dwelling on one side and geese flying towards a flowering a maple tree of a winding river on the other the reverse similarly lacquered with further migrating geese or beside automnal plants of susuki (pampa grass) and kuzu (kudzu vine).Silver mounts engraved.
Origin : japan. Edo period early 19th century.
8 900 €
8 900 €
Price : on request