A pair of Japanese Kutani porcelain vases, late Meiji period
A pair of Japanese Kutani porcelain vases, late Meiji period. Painted in iron red and brown with gilt highlights and decorated with panels depicting rural landscape scenes with figures, birds and flowers. Later applied with 20th century gilt brass mounts to both the rims and feet. Marked beneath with Japanese characters translating as 'Dai Nippon Kutani Tsukuru' (Made in Japan by Kutani). (2) 14.2 in (36 cm) height.
Auction Date: December 2015