London, South Kensington
21 February 2012
A JAPANESE BRONZE JARDINERE
The cylindrical bowl cast in relief with dragons, set on a lotus leaf socle supported by a dragon, and the upper section cast as a water lily pierced gallery.
24 in. (61 cm.) high; 23 in. (59 cm.) diameter
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