A beautiful pair of Kutani flattened ovoid section shaped vases, dating from circa 1880.
Each vase has eggshell cream coloured panels and features birds of paradise, peacocks, ducks, butterflies and flowers all within a garden setting. The body is painted in a vibrant red over glazing with gilt motifs. Both vases are signed with painted three character marks to the bases.
'Kutani' means 'Nine Valleys' and refers to a region in Japan where porcelain was mined.
Instil a certain elegance to a special place in your home with these fabulous vases.
In excellent condition, with no chips, cracks or damage, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 25 x Width 14 x Depth 14
Dimensions in inches:
Height 10 inches x Width 5 inches x Depth 5 inches
Our reference: 09207
Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.