Maki-e Lacquer Table, beautifully table decorative by exquisite Japanese lacquer work – excellent condition.
Lacquer is a tropical product and was used for thousands of years, mainly for functional purposes.
In China, the artistic development of lacquer happened about a thousand years ago, mainly by adding hundreds of layers of lacquer and carving it, but also by decorative painting of cabinets and objects.
Size: 29(W) x 29(L) x 43(H) cms.
Weight: 1.8 kgs.
Year: Made in 1920 (Taisho Period 1912-1926)