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All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #1192314 (stock #T-h1008)
RYOUTAN
$3,160.00

Very fine Japanese "Go" board and a "Go" bowl and Go pieces set.
Artist name "Somata Shinzan"(1932~)...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #1192313 (stock #T-h1008)
RYOUTAN
$3,160.00

Very fine Japanese "Go" board and a "Go" bowl and Go pieces set.
Artist name "Somata Shinzan"(1932~).
A famous Wajima lacquer artist with many domestic award histories.

Go bowls are decorated in beautiful rise makie on the roiro(shiny deep black)lacquer ground with tiger and dragon design.
Go board is based on real Japanese nutmeg tree,Hon-Kaya.
A grain of wood is very beautiful.

There are two kind of Go piece.
A white is based on real Japanese common crient clam...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 2000 item #1192116 (stock #T-h1005)
RYOUTAN
$1,580.00

The greatest of all Wajima-nuri lacquer Chin-kin artists, Konishi Keisuke's work.
It is based on wood, decorated in gold chin-kin makie on the roiro(shiny deep black)lacquer ground.

He did first winning a contest in Nitten in Showa 41(1966).
Three special selection, 20 winning a contest or more.
One of the most expensive artists, and he is the most popular in a present-day Wajima-nuri lacquer artist.
He has a prominent lacquer technique and good design qualities...