A RARE EARLY-ENAMELLED NABESHIMA DISH, EDO PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY
A RARE EARLY-ENAMELLED NABESHIMA DISH, EDO PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY
A RARE EARLY-ENAMELLED NABESHIMA DISH, EDO PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY
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A RARE EARLY-ENAMELLED NABESHIMA DISH, EDO PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY

Estimate: 18,000 - 25,000 GBP

A RARE EARLY-ENAMELLED NABESHIMA DISH, EDO PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY

Estimate: 18,000 - 25,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

A RARE EARLY-ENAMELLED NABESHIMA DISH, EDO PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY


the moulded dish with foliate rim and a central ginger motif decorated in yellow, green, aubergine and blue enamels with a geometric design

16 cm., 6¼ in. diam.

Condition Report

- Good condition.


"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 moulded example with different enamel design, see Imaizumi Motosuke, Iro-Nabeshima to Matsugaya, (Tokyo, 1969), pp. 38-39, pl. 12B.

Fine Japanese Art
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