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    Sale 5358

    Christie's Interiors

    15 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 27

    A Japanese Three-piece Garniture


    Price Realised  


    A Japanese Three-piece Garniture
    Imari, Late 17th Century
    Comprising a baluster jar and two trumpet vases decorated in coloured enamels and gilt on underglaze blue, the jar with a continuous panel depicting an eagle swooping down past flowering and fruiting trees towards an escaping rabbit, on a ground of leafy scrolls and camellia flowerheads
    23 1/8in. (58.7cm.) high, approx. (3)

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