14 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 1,800
A SATSUMA TRAY AND A SATSUMA DISH
THE FIRST SIGNED KAIZAN, THE SECOND SIGNED GENZAN, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
The rectangular tray decorated in typical coloured enamels and gilt on a pale cream ground with figures before a temple; the dish, decorated in various coloured enamels and gilt with a temple scene and a silvered stand in the form of a dragon
5.7cm. long and 11cm. wide respectively (2)
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