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Sensational Pair Of Japanese Cloisonne Enamel Vases- Ando Company


£24,000 | $29,383 USD | €27,734 EUR
Item Number: SA910856
Date of manufacture: 1900
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Steve Sly Japanese Works of Art
This antique has been viewed 49 times in the past month with the most views from Finland.


As part of our Japanese works of art collection we are delighted to offer this large and most unusual pair of Meiji Period 1868-1912 , circa 1900, cloisonne enamel vases by the highly regarded Ando company, this most unusual pair of vases depict an owl in a tree top gazing out at the night sky, the opposing vase simply designed to highlight the birds moonlit setting, the main body of each vase painstakingly enameled in a wireless technique (musen) to demonstrate the effect of a moody night sky with the enamels graduating from blue to grey, the owl and foliage are worked in standard cloisonne techniques with the use of silver wires , each vase is fitted with substantial silver base and neck rims and signed to the underside with the Ando seal. A most unusual and important pair of cloisonne enamel vases that would grace any room or simply add to a serious enamel collection.
Provenance :
Direct from UK collection.
Condition report :
Fine original condition.
Approximate Sizes :
Height : 14 1/4? 36 cm
Diameter : 7 1/4? 18.5 cm
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1900.


Height = 36 cm (14.2")
Width = 18.5 cm (7.3")
Depth = 0 cm (0.0")

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Steve Sly Japanese Works of Art
Stags Head Antiques Ltd
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