Provenance: Private Louisiana Collection
Antique Very Fine 19th C. Imperial Meiji Japanese Bronze Dragon Vase – Thank you for considering the Grandeur Gallery, Dealers of Fine Art & Antiquity. We separate ourselves in the art market by offering the top shelf of quality, elegance & rarity. Sourcing Antiques from around the world, Grandeur offers collections unparalleled in excellence. Investment caliber Works of Art – pieces that are unique, valuable, & generally appreciate over time. Clients include professional collectors, investors, institutions, & galleries around the world. Trust Grandeur’s professional service & expertise in building your collection. We are pleased to offer… A VERY FINE ANTIQUE MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912) LOBED BRONZE VASE WITH SIX DRAGONS A superb very finely detailed bronze vase with 6 fierce Imperial horned Dragons encircled around the heavy cast body amidst a haze of clouds & fire, lappet floral borders at the rim & base. Measures 15.5 in (39.5 cm) tall. Weighs almost 20 pounds. A gorgeous patina from almost 2 centuries of natural wear. This piece was converted to a lamp in the early 20th century, hence the drilled base. The original artisan marking is still affixed to the bottomside. Very complex to come by, don’t miss out. Comparables Compare to a Bronze Dragon Vase sold for $5,906, Meiji Period, Christie’s 2012 Compare to a Bronze Dragon Vase sold for $28,750, Meiji Period, Christie’s 2013 Provenance: Private Collection, Louisiana Disclaimer: We make every effort to accurately describe all items offered for sale. As we specialize in consigned antique artwork, we encourage you to use your own judgment & expert advice for dating & valuing items. We cannot make any guarantees as to the actual age of any items offered for sale, as opinions are known to vary from 1 expert to the next. Grandeur Gallery is always interested in purchasing top quality antiques & artwork from around the world. We pay top dollar for authentic, quality works of art. Please contact us for more information. © GRANDEUR 2012 Powered by eBay Turbo ListerThe free listing tool. List your items swift & effortless & manage your active items.
Antique Very Fine 19th C. Imperial Meiji Japanese Bronze Dragon Vase price is correct at time of posting.