Japanese Art:Metalwork


Massive Japanese Taisho Period Cast Bronze Jardiniere Chidori Birds
item#: 1335457
price: $750.00
Massive Japanese Taisho period bronze jardinière cast with four lobes in high relief with chidori (Japanese sparrows) perched on or flying among flowering cherry branches. A lappet band extends around the circumference where the top of the incurving shoulder meets the short, straight neck with everted rim. The ovoid form body rests on a splayed base. Measures about 16” high by 20” diameter and weighs 26 lbs. Early 20th century. Very good overall condition with good patina. There is typical wear but no apparent damage. From an old Scottsdale, Arizona collection.

Massive Japanese Taisho Period Cast Bronze Jardiniere Chidori Birds
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