As part of our Japanese works of art collection we are delighted to offer this sensational quality Meiji Period 1868-1912 Satsuma vase by the highly regarded Kinkozan studios, this cylindrical shaped vase is predominately decorated in a deep cobalt blue with striking gilt flora, it stands upon an elegantly gilded pedestal base the decoration of which is replicated on the exquisite swagged borders upon the shoulders, there was only one artist capable of this high quality gilded decoration, thus rendering this vase instantly recognizable as an example from the higher echelons of the Kinkozan studios output, the front shaped cartouche is decorated with a cockerel and hens among bamboos and native flora, the reverse depicts a lakeside and woodland setting in fine detail, an absolute jewel of a vase that has been signed within a very decorative four character signature seal to the underside that reads Kinkozan Zo .
UK based Japanese works of art collection .
2020 Vision of an enlightened ruler – Vol II
Condition report :
Outstanding original condition .
Approximate sizes :
Height : 6 5/8″ 17 cm
Diameter : 4″ 10.2 cm
Free worldwide delivery and a certificate of authenticity are included within the price of this item.