A KO-IMARI EWER, EDO PERIOD, MID-LATE 17TH CENTURY
A KO-IMARI EWER, EDO PERIOD, MID-LATE 17TH CENTURY
A KO-IMARI EWER, EDO PERIOD, MID-LATE 17TH CENTURY
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A KO-IMARI EWER, EDO PERIOD, MID-LATE 17TH CENTURY

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 GBP

A KO-IMARI EWER, EDO PERIOD, MID-LATE 17TH CENTURY

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Lot Sold:11,250GBP

Lot Details

Description

A KO-IMARI EWER, EDO PERIOD, MID-LATE 17TH CENTURY


the oviform ewer with pinched spout and loop handle decorated in iron-red, green and yellow enamels with plum blossoms scattered among clouds bordered by circumferential iron-red lines, Dutch silver hinged mount

23.5 cm., 9¼ in. high

Condition Report

- Minor old wear to the enamelling and small chip to the pinched spout.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Cataloguing

Catalogue Note

For a similar example in the collection of Richard de la Mare, see The Oriental Ceramic Society, Loan Exhibition of Japanese Porcelain, (London, 1956), no. 50, pl. 50. 

Fine Japanese Art
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