© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: AK0220-068
MASAYUKI: A RARE IVORY AND SHIBAYAMA PARASOL
By Masayuki, signed Masayuki
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)

The ivory handle finely inlaid in mother-of-pearl and tortoiseshell to depict wisteria amid other flowers, vines and leaves. The artist signature incised into a mother-of-pearl cartouche.

LENGTH of handle 25 cm, overall LENGTH 96 cm

Condition: The handle in fine condition with only few tiny age cracks to ivory and a nice naturally grown patina. The pink silk parasol with traces of use an several large tears, hence in unusable condition (silk needs to be repaired or replaced). The expansion mechanism of the parasol is in fine working condition. The wrapper is original to the parasol and also comes in fine condition.
Provenance: British collection.

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