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Group of Japanese Ceramics

Auction:
2872T
Lot:
2028
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 2872T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Japanese Ceramics, 20th century, eight square with deep sides, depicting four cartouches with iron glazed stylized flowers, divided at the corners with a checkered pattern, the center with a four-petal flower, each with an impressed hexagonal seal; eight underglaze blue and white dishes in the shape of a seashell; six square yellow glaze dishes, and twelve Oribe round dishes, dia. to 7, lg. to 7 1/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

excellent condition


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Flower, Hexagon, Mashiko, Tochigi, Petal, Plant morphology, Plant reproductive system, Plant sexuality, Pollination

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