Japanese cloisonne' enamel vase signed Tamura III Shōwa period

Japanese cloisonne' enamel vase signed Tamura III Shōwa period

Code: 10118

Dimensions:

H: 23cm (9.1")Di: 20.5cm (8.1")

£1,800.00 Approx $2475.93, €2107.73

Japanese cloisonne' enamel vase decorated with a pair of quails and flowers, one is scratching its head signed under the silver base with the mark of Tamura III 田村 (Ota Yukio), Shōwa period circa 1945.

The quail 鶉 (uzura) is symbolic of the Autumn season, and also of courage and victory in battle.

Reference: 'The Art of Japanese Cloisonné Enamel' F.T. Schneider pg. 256
no. 204 and 205.