Japanese lacquer cabinet in Namban style by Unknown Artist

Cabinet with 9 small drawers (3 x 3).

Details

Medium:
Wood, lacquer, pearlshell
Dimensions:
31 x 43 x 30 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,000 ( Total: £18,500)
Acquired in:
1998
Vendor:
Eskenazi

All but the top left and right drawers have locks. Cabinet is inlaid with pearlshell.

Provenance

Unknown

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

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