Tomonobu

Ceramics

A Satsuma earthenware vase by Tomonobu, the ovoid body enamelled and gilt with overlapping fan and flowerhead shaped panels filled with various flowers and butterflies, on a dark blue ground.
Signed Satsuma yaki, Tomonobu with a blue Shimazu mon.
Height 46cm.
Circa 1880. 

stock ref: 3823

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