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Huge Japanese Ceramic Vase - Arita Artist Signed

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Steve Sly Japanese Works of Art

This antique has been viewed 11 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.


As part of our Japanese works of art collection we are delighted to bring you this huge floor standing Meiji Period 1868-1912 , circa 1880 Arita ware vase , the large and imposing vase is nicely painted in typical Arita blue palettes, decorated within an oval cartouche to each side are tranquil scenes of Manchurian Cranes at rest in a lakeside setting , the main body of the vase further decorated with huge three Clawed Dragons writhing amidst clouds upon Bamboo and other native Flora , the lower foot rim of the vase decorated with geometric banding whilst the flared neck is finely decorated with Birds in flight within geometric lappets  , the large vase remarkably potted in sections in a wood fired kiln is signed to the underside by an artist working in Arita circa 1880 , made by Fujisaki of Hizen Arita. the breathtaking decorative beauty of this vase is a joy to behold , if you have a large floor area in your oriental inspired room or a low oriental stand , this would certainly brighten your setting and add to your Japanese works of art Ceramics collection .
Provenance :
Direct to us from a USA collection .
Condition report :
The vase is in remarkable condition throughout .
Approximate sizes :
Height :  56"  142 cm
Width :  20"    52 cm
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1880.


Height = 142 cm (55.9")
Width = 52 cm (20.5")
Depth = 52 cm (20.5")

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Steve Sly Japanese Works of Art
Stags Head Antiques Ltd
United Kingdom

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