Japanese Black Lacquer with Motif of Natsumushi Kozara
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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Lacquer: Pre 1930: Item # 1152883
The Zentner Collection
5757 Horton Street, Emeryville, CA 94608 U.S.A.
|Splendid Japanese lacquered plate in the form of a leaf with five various insects on the leaf such as a cicada, grasshopper, wasp, and other insects are in some ways associated to the season of summer in Japan.Insects are done in taka-makie and bits of raised lacquer to express the quality of the leaf. 20th century. Size: Height: 0.5" Length: 7.75" Width: 6.25"|