Lacquerer’s Working Table

Japanese lacquerer’s working table with drawer. From Aizu region of Japan, famous for its 'Aizu Coating' lacquer work and skilled craftsmen, this intriguing table is coated in over 100 years worth of lacquer which has created a complex, rich and poetic aesthetic. Authentic to its core. It's in fine well-used condition as seen.

Likely from the late Meiji to early Showa period, late 19th / early 20th century.

W.51 L.42 H.19cm


Fat Ken’s Antiques, Hackney, London, UK