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Japanese Bamboo Basket by Iizuka Shokansai

Japanese Bamboo Basket by Iizuka Shokansai


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Baskets: Pre 1960: Item # 1368261
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◆This artist works are being exhibited at Metropolitan Museum ‘Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection’ ◆                                                                                                                                                                 ●Artist: Iizuka Shokansai(1919-2004)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ●Title: 'Tsurusu', crane nest                                                                                                                                                                     ●Size: H26cm(10.2inches), L40cm(15.7inches)                                                                                                                                                                    ●Accessories: Tomobako(original box with signature), Original otoshi(water container) ●Remarks: Characteristic style of bamboo basket that Rokansai(Shokansai's father)and Shokansai made. Great half sphere basket composed of limited number of bamboo strips. It has several cracks on strips. Please see photo.