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    Sale 5361

    Christie's Interiors

    5 August 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 41

    A PAIR OF JAPANESE KUTANI VASES

    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF JAPANESE KUTANI VASES
    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
    Typically decorated, the body painted with a continuous scene of scholars reading, admiring a scroll and playing go, while a few female musicians play, the neck and foot rim pierced with a band of flowers, signed to the base
    14¼in. (36.2cm.) high (2)


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