Sale 18AS02 | Lot 55

Japanese Kakiemon Octagonal 'Quail' Dish

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 55
Japanese Kakiemon Octagonal 'Quail' Dish
Edo Period
Painted with two quail, one in blue enamel with turquoise under feathers, the other in shades of iron red standing amidst millet sprays, all below a brown edged rim. Length 4 1/4 inches.
For a similar example:
For a similar dish, from the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, see Oliver Impey, Japanese Export Porcelain, Amsterdam, 2002, p.163, no. 246 (fig. 1)


Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $937 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

a few small scattered brown spots mostly on reverse done during firing, otherwise very good condition.


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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $937 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

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