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    Sale 2818

    EUROPEAN NOBLE AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 531

    A Japanese Kutani elephant and a pair of Satsuma vases

    MEIJI (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Japanese Kutani elephant and a pair of Satsuma vases
    Meiji (1868-1912)
    The Kutani elephant mounted as an inkwell, standing foursquare and with its head tilted to the right, decorated in blue, red, green, orange and yellow glazes, 15.5 cm. high; and a pair of Satsuma urn-shaped vases applied with two scroll handles, decorated to the central panels with figures to one side and birds to the other, 24.5 cm. high


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