Heav,y rare, exceptional and tall bronze vase, widening towards the top and at two sides decorated with a dragonfly in relief. Has a beautiful patina.
By Kanaya Gorosaburo XV (1940). Kanaya Gorosaburo comes from a large family of Kyoto bronzers whose first lived from 1581 to 1668. It is only from the 9th generation that the name Kanaya was added to Gorosaburo.
In original Bottom mark: The bronze consists according to the box of ‘yellow Chinese bronze’ and ‘black Chinese bronze’.
With some light marks of use and age. Weight: 3357 gr.
We will add a certificate of authenticity when shipping.
- Shōwa period (1926-1989)
- Region/ Country of origin
- Theme/ depiction
- Kanaya Gorosaburo XV
- Title of artwork
- Rare, exceptional and tall bronze vase, depicting a dragonfly by Kanaya Gorosaburo XV (1940)
- Good condition, see description
- 31.7×18.7×18.7 cm