A pair of cloisonné-enamel vases; Attributed to the Ando workshop; Taisho era (1912-1926), circa 1920

Lot 1217. A pair of cloisonné-enamel vases, Attributed to the Ando workshop, Taisho era (1912-1926), circa 1920; 12 1/4in (31.1cm) high. Estimate $7,000 - 10,000Sold for US$ 15,000 (€ 12,832). © Bonhams 2001-2018

The baluster vases decorated in standard and "wireless" colored enamels, worked in gold wire with swimming carp, their bodies partially or entirely submerged, all against a pale green ground, the ripples in the water indicated with paler streaks.

BonhamsFINE JAPANESE AND KOREAN ART, 12 Sep 2018, NEW YORK