Very Fine, Early Ikebana Basket with Richly Hued Patina
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Baskets: Pre 1900: item # 626548
Please refer to our stock # R173 when inquiring.
Japanese Art Site
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New York, New York
|A unique early Japanese Ikebana Basket with a rich camel colored bamboo entwined with Wisteria vines with a single, beautifully twisted and gnarled Wisteria branch. Highly sought after by the discriminating basket collectors. Edo Period, circa 1850. 14 inches (35.5cm) tall x 12.5 inches (31.5cm) wide. From a widely renowned and published collection that has been exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum and Japan Society.|