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Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
Jan 13, 2022
probably Edo period, large tray decorated with crane under a tree, 21-1/2x 15-1/2 in.; small tray, mountainous river landscape with wading crane, 9-5/8 x 7 in.; small square box; small round box; fubako box with rope and tassel closure, 2-1/2 x 9-1/2 x 3 in.
Provenance: Gift from Junji Homma and The National Museum, Ueno Park, Tokyo, Japan, August 29. 1949 (accompanied by letter); Collection of General Sam S. Walker and Charlotte B. Walker, Pinehurst, North Carolina
large tray with crack to corner, small lacquer flakes and chip, scratches and abrasions; fubako box with crack at corner lid, small lacquer flakes with retouch, scratches and abrasions, small rectangular box with minor separation at lid corner,
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