Asian Arts
25 April 2017


A pair of Japanese bronze 'dragon' vases

meiji period, late 19th century

each of waisted square section, modeled with writhing dragons among clouds and waves, stylized scroll feet, underside with signature cartouche 'Toun chu'.

H: 13 3/4 in., 34.9 cm


Doyle New York, sold September 12, 2011, lot 1003
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Sold for $1,500 (buyer's premium included)