Asian Art Auction

December 01, 2014

LOT 23
Satsuma Figure of a Bijin, 19th Century
  • Satsuma Figure of a Bijin, 19th Century
  • Satsuma Figure of a Bijin, 19th Century

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Satsuma Figure of a Bijin, 19th Century

Rendered in the form of a demure lady dressed in heavily patterned robes decorated with floral bursts and scrolling clouds
height 10.6" — 27 cm.

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,080
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

A Collection of Satsuma Porcelain from a Westmount Collection (Lots 18-23)
Reputedly from the Collection of Sir Cornelius William Van Horne (1843-1915). Acquired from the Gurie Gallery by the present owner during the 1970’s.