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    Sale 11930

    AN INQUIRING MIND: AMERICAN COLLECTING OF JAPANESE AND KOREAN ART

    15 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 77

    A pair of Satsuma miniature vases

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

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    Estimate

    A pair of Satsuma miniature vases
    Meiji period (late 19th century), both signed Yabu Meizan
    Each vase of tapering form, decorated over the crackled transparent glaze in polychrome enamels and gilt with a festival procession of children, some carrying palanquins; gilt seal on base
    3 ½ in. (9 cm.) high each


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