TWO BONKEI BOOKS

TWO BONKEI BOOKS (Dealer: Jinta) – Hand-drawn examples of ‘Bonkei’ as traditional miniature landscaping arranged with stones and sand on tray, practiced in China in the Tang Dynasty brought to Japan in the Heian period. Meiji-Taisho period, early 20th century, Japan. Small: 50 scenes, approx. 28 x 20cm (11.02 x 7.87in), Large: 20 scenes, approx. 39 x 28cm (15.35 x 11.02in)

 

 

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