The Bodhisattva Collection

A Superb and Large Satsuma Tea Caddy, Meiji 1868-1912

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Earthenware: Pre 1900: Item # 1041297
The Bodhisattva Collection
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New Windsor
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From our Japanese Collection, a superb and large satsuma lidded jar / tea caddy by Ryozan, Meiji Period 1868-1912, stunningly executed with exceptional fineness depicting two cartouches of people gathering, alternating with two cartouches of ducks and birds in nature scenes, all separated and framed by intricate brocaded reserves of floral motifs using wonderful color variation and extensive gilt.

Size and Condition: A relatively large caddy at 7 1/4 inches tall, 6 1/8 inches wide.