Japanese bronze vase ikebana basket signed Toun Meiji period

Japanese bronze vase ikebana basket signed Toun Meiji period

Code: 10093

Dimensions:

W: 10cm (3.9")H: 35cm (13.8")D: 6.5cm (2.6")

£3,500.00 Approx $4430.38, €4084.01

Japanese bronze inlaid vase modelled as an ikebana bamboo basket finely carved with birds, butterflies, stag beetle and insects signed in a rectangular reserve Toun chū 
渡雲鋳 (cast by Toun), Meiji period (1868-1912).

The artist Kimura Toun 木村渡雲 also known as Murata Seimin II, studied under Murata Seimin I. His works are found in the Mesdag Collection at the Hague and in the Musee Cernuschi in Paris.

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