Exceptional and large okimono in ivory and wood painted and varnished in gold with inserts in mother of pearl flakes depicting farmer walking with basket on the shoulders, holding a flower with one hand and a sickle with the other.
Supported by a base, the kimono us sculpted from a single block with delicate movement on the fabric and flaps looking like they're naturally blowing in the wind, floral and butterfly motifs in gold in relief.
Classic headpiece finely engraved to cover the gathered and carefully sculpted hair.
Signature engraved with red lacquer Shinko.
In excellent condition.
The lot will be carefully packaged and shipped within 1 or at most 2 business days from the day of payment. The shipping price includes delivery via UPS, TNT, DHL or SDA courier (depending on destination address) with full insurance and professional packaging.
Original certificate compiled by Luca Mastromauro, an expert in Japanese art, registered with the Milan Chamber of Commerce (number: 2617), which will be sent with the lot.
Included with the item is a copy of the certificate of antiquity conforming with the international CITES regulations, issued by CESAR, a centre of Archeometric studies with offices in London, Milan and Rome. The original is only available upon request.
This item cannot be sold to buyers outside the EU.
- Madera de boj, Madera lacada dorada, Marfil de elefante, Nácar
- Periodo Meiji (1868 -1912)
- Región / País de origen
- Título de la obra de arte
- Eccezionale e grande - Contadina con falcetto che tiene un fiore appena raccolto - Firmato Shinko
- Estado muy bueno, ver descripción
- 40×15×14 cm