20 - 21 May 2003
A blue and white rectangular tokkuri bottle
The sides decorated with tree peony issuing from rockwork on grassy banks, the chamfered shoulders with scrolling karakusa, the base inscribed later in black ink with the monogram 'V.O.C.'
13 cm. high
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A similar pair of tokkuri bottles was sold at Christie's London, 5 June, 1990, lot 49.
' ! ' :This Lot is imported from outside the EU. The Buyer's Premium is calculated as 30.505% of the hammer price up to a value of €110,000 plus 19.2% of any amount in excess of €110,000
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