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A Humorous Japanese Meiji Period Bronze Vase Depicting Shoki Chasing Oni's


£1,750 | $2,330 USD | €1,983 EUR
Item Number: SA549246
Date of manufacture: 1890
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Steve Sly Japanese Works of Art
This antique has been viewed 17 times in the past month with the most views from Australia.


As part of our Japanese works of art collection we are delighted to offer this large Meiji period Bronze vase depicting scenes of Oni's being chased by the word Shoki after a famous painting, this exquisitely patinated multi coloured heavy Bronze vase depicts a pair of Oni's in high relief and apparently being chased by Shoki, on this occasion depicted as two large onlaid characters SHO-KI, the vase also bears the artist name "Ukka Hoitsu" ( Art name Sakae Hoitsu ) from the original painting, and a rectangular seal, the segment shaped top and red Autumnul patination add to this vases unique decorative charm.
The condition is lovely!
Approximate sizes:
Height: 13" 33 cm
Width: 6.5/8" 17 cm
Weight : 3.2kg
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1890.


Height = 33 cm (13.0")
Width = 17 cm (6.7")
Depth = 17 cm (6.7")

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Steve Sly Japanese Works of Art
Stags Head Antiques Ltd
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