Lot 137: Assorted Group Japanese Porcelain, 10 items
22 October 2016
Knoxville , TN, USALive Auction
Description: 1st item: Japanese Satsuma bud vase, cylindrical form with floral, tree and bird design. Signed on the base. 5 1/8" H. Late 19th/Early 20th century. 2nd item: Japanese Satsuma paneled footed bud vase with landscape vignette decoration. Seal mark to the base. 4 3/4" H. Late 19th/Early 20th century. 3rd-5th items: Set of graduated Kutani covered jars with overall enameled floral decoration. All with inscriptions to the interior and marks to the base. Ranging in size from 2 3/4" H to 3 1/4" H. Circa 1900. 6th-7th items: Pair of Japanese footed porcelain hexagonal covered tea caddies with landscape and insect decoration. 5 5/8" H. Late 19th/Early 20th century. 8th item: Octagonal Imari porcelain plate, signed on the base. 7 3/8" dia. Late 19th century. 9th item: Octagonal polychrome porcelain dish having quail and foliate decoration with raised rim. Green seal mark to base. Late 19th/Early 20th century. 10th item: Imari porcelain round dish having scalloped rim, interior cherry blossom and butterfly decoration and foliate decoration to the rim. Signed on the base. 6" dia. Late 19th/Early 20th century. Provenance: William Zarnon Estate, Gatlinburg, TN. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)
Condition Report: 1st item: Overall light craquelure, overall very good condition. 2nd item: Overall good condition. 3rd - 5th items: Overall very good condition with minor wear to decoration. 6th-7th items: Both overall very good condition. 8th item: Shallow chipping to the underside of the rim. 9th item: Chipping/losses to rim. 10th item: Overall very good condition.