Yabu Meizan (1852 - 1934)
Yabu Meizan was born in Osaka, Japan in 1852. He learned to paint Satsuma in 1880 and opened a factory the same year. In the years that followed, he won many awards and held many positions of importance in his field. However, after World War I (1914), demand for Satsuma declined, causing Meizan to concentrate on the domestic market prior to his death in 1934.
Height: 3.625 (9 cm) inches
Width: 2.625 (6.5 cm) inches...
Yabu Meizan (1853-1934)
Height: 4.87 inches
Width: 2.37 inches
Age: Meiji to Taisho (1900 - 1920)
Mark: Overglaze Gold Enamel Yabu Meizan
Yonezawa Hisashi (b. 1931) Celadon Koro with Sterling Silver Lid (Scroll down for more information.)
Height: 4 inches
Width: 5 inches
Age: Post 1950
Mark: Incised "Hisashi" ( 久 )
Condition: Excellent (The box is not original.)
Nakazato Suetaro (Yozan) (1897 - 1991)
Nakazato Suetaro was born in Sasebo, Mikawachi in 1897. During his long career, he garnered many awards, including being made Purveyor to the Imperial Household in 1928. Many of his works are exhibited in the Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum.
Height: 9 inches
Width: 4.5 inches
Age: Showa (1930 - 1960)? *Please use your own experience for this one.
Mark: Intangible Cul...