Japanese Shibayama

Japanese Shibayama Lacquer Writing Box

An excellent box and cover, notable for its imaginative, outdoor landscape design which, with cover flipped, spills immediately onto the interior. One side is flat straight-edged, the opposing side rounded at the corners. Fine gilt highlights painted over a detailed, stipple ground. No marks, made in Japan. Condition: small felt bumpers on corners, wear commensurate… Continue reading Japanese Shibayama Lacquer Writing Box