The use of silver and gold wires as well as the white metal fittings suggest that the vase was produced without compromise. Though little is known of Ota Hyozo, his workshop has left behind some pieces of outstanding quality. He exhibited at the St Louis Universal Exposition of 1904, but had the misfortune of sharing a name with many other exceptional enamellists.
They therefore seem to exist as a collective, with history diffusing credit between the many Otas who worked during this fertile artistic period. The condition of the vase is very good, aside from a missing section of enamel to the turquoise shield. Size: 24.2 x 7.5cm (9½ x 3) Weight: 272g. Have a look at our other items.If you have any questions we are more than happy to help. _gsrx_vers_837 GS 7.0.15 (837). The item "Museum Quality Kyoto Japanese Cloisonné Vase Ota Hyozo" is in sale since Friday, August 3, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Japanese\Cloisonne". The seller is "paradeantiques_online" and is located in Plymouth. This item can be shipped worldwide.