Pipe Case - Scholar & Child
Pipe Case - Scholar & Child
Pipe Case - Scholar & Child

Pipe Case - Scholar & Child

A stag antler musozutsu, showing a scholar sat next to a child reading. Above, a lamp hangs from a pine tree branch. The tree works its way up the case with clouds obscuring it. The himotoshi is formed by a branch of pine and swirling clouds. To the top section of the case, a pair of birds fly against a background of clouds. Signed Masayuki in a gourd-shaped reserve to bottom of the case.

Circa 1880

Signed, Masayuki

22.8cm tall

2.7cm wide

1.8cm deep

Provenance

Ex. Milton Stratos

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