Lot 1188
A Japanese Mizuya Kitchen Tansu Cabinet
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Meiji period (1868-1912), created with various fine Japanese woods, Hinoki (cypress wood), Keyaki (elm wood), and Sugi (cedar wood), a two part cabinet, the upper cabinet with four sliding doors at top, below are two sliding doors with rice paper and reticulated wood caving, and below the doors are five small drawers with metal pulls, the lower cabinet with two large sliding panel doors revealing large open space with one shelf for storage. A very unique and special piece of Japanese furniture.

65 3/8 x 56 1/2 x 19 1/4 in.

Private Collection

Overall good estate condition; some stress cracks to wood and slight openings where planks are joined; some wear to edges.