07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00 AMCalender

Japanese Baluster-form Enameled Vase

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM


Japanese Baluster-form Enameled Vase, late 19th/early 20th century, the neck hand-painted with marsh grasses, over an ombre red ground relief decorated with cranes amongst tall grasses, ht. 20 in.
Estimate $500-700

Scattered loss to clear surface glaze, the largest area 1 3/4 in. long in mid-section of vase; scattered cracks to red enamel ground, particularly around cranes, and to cranes themselves.