A four case inro with a design of plovers flying above waves

circa 1870

A four case inro with a design of plovers flying above waves and jakago (gabions), the waves rendered in rich seigaiha against a seidonuri ground, with details in gold and red takamakie.

Signed in an oval reserve: Zeshin
Height: 5.6cm

With double storage boxes and brocade nunobukuro

Provenance:
Baron Takei Morimasa collection

Published:
Baron Takei Morimasa, Hana no masegaki, inro-fu zen hassatsu, 1917, vol. 5. Sec. 3, no. 4.

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