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A great, modern ikebana basket ( Hanakago). Signed Chikuyosai

A great, modern ikebana basket ( Hanakago). Signed Chikuyosai


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Baskets: Pre 1960: Item # 1292831

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A cylindrical and elegant bamboo basket for flower arrangement ( Hanakago ) in light colored bamboo with a double handle for which a tight, openwork hexagonal weaving technique (mutsume ami) has been employed. Different techniques used for upper and lower rims. Signed: Chikuyosai, a well-known mid-20th century bamboo artist from Kyoto. Complete with fitted and signed kiri-box, as well as the inner flower tube of black-lacquered bamboo. Japan, Showa period (post-War). H 42.6 cm, D 14 cm. Condition: Perfect.