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Kyohei Fujita Boxes at Rago Arts

The work of Japanese glass designer Kyohei Fujita (1921-2004) is continuing to attract a lot of buyers and investment.

Rago Arts Modern Design auction on the 13th May 2002 includes 3 fine examples of his very desirable glass boxes.

Lot 713 Ornamented Box Japan blown glass, gold and silver leaf 2½ h × 4¾ w × 2½ d in (6 × 12 × 6 cm) estimate: $2,500–3,500

Kyohei Fujita Ornamented Box of blown glass in gold and silver leaf with white and red Japan

Lot 714 Ornamented Box from the Old City series Japan blown glass, gold and silver leaf, silver-plated metal 4 h × 4 w × 4 d in (10 × 10 × 10 cm) estimate: $3,000–5,000

Kyohei Fujita Ornamented Box from old City Series of blown glass in gold and silver leaf silver-plated metal Japan

Lot 715 Large Ornamented Box Japan blown glass, silver leaf, silver-plated metal 5½ h × 7½ w × 8 d in (14 × 19 × 20 cm) estimate: $4,500–6,500

Kyohei Fujita Ornamented Box of blown glass in silver leaf and silver-plated metal Japan

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