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    Sale 11930

    AN INQUIRING MIND: AMERICAN COLLECTING OF JAPANESE AND KOREAN ART

    15 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 76

    A pair of Satsuma miniature vases

    MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), BOTH SIGNED MEIZAN SEI

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    Estimate

    A pair of Satsuma miniature vases
    Meiji period (late 19th century), both signed Meizan sei
    Each vase of cylindrical form, decorated over the crackled transparent glaze in polychrome enamels and gilt with two shaped panels, one depicting children playing games, the other with pavilions in snow-covered landscapes; gilt seal on base
    3 in. (7.5 cm.) high each


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