• Japanese and Korean Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 2193

    Japanese and Korean Art

    17 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1011

    An Earthenware Vase

    MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SEALED IN FLORAL RESERVE SHOZAN KINSEI (CAREFULLY CRAFTED)

    Price Realised  

    An Earthenware Vase
    Meiji period (late 19th century), sealed in floral reserve Shozan kinsei (Carefully crafted)
    Of ovoid form painted over the crackled transparent glaze in polychrome enamels and gold with a scene of women and children enjoying a spring garden of blossoming cherry trees, birds and stands of colorful flowers opposite a riverscape of fishermen, further boats and a distant view of mountains, both panels above formal foliate borders and below a brocade collar
    17¾in. (45cm.)


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