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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 49

    A Cloisonné Enamel Vase

    MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED KYOTO NAMIKAWA [WORKSHOP OF NAMIKAWA YASUYUKI, 1845-1927]

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    A Cloisonné Enamel Vase
    Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Kyoto Namikawa [Workshop of Namikawa Yasuyuki, 1845-1927]
    The globular body tapering to a long slender neck with a slightly everted mouth and worked in silver wire and colored enamels in standard and wireless techniques with sparrows and chrysanthemums against a robin's-egg blue background, the neck decorated with floral lozenges above a band of garlands and the foot with a geometric floret pattern; mounts silver; signature on a silver tablet
    5¼in. (13.3cm.) high


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