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Name: JAPANESE 20TH CENTURY BRONZE VASE BY LIVING NATIONAL TREASURE TAKAMURA TOYOCHIKA
SOLD
Inventory #: NA-1
Description: Japanese 20th century bronze vase by Living National Treasure, TAKAMURA TOYOCHIKA(1890-1972). TOYOCHIKA was the son of he famous sculptor TAKAMURA KOUN. In 1908 he became the student of famous bronze artist TSUDA SHINOBU and in 1915 he graduated from the Tokyo School of Fine Arts. He received many awards at TEITEN and other major exhibitions. He was recognized as Living National Treasure in 1964 for his specialty in metal casting using the lost wax method. The vase is of bulbous form with thin and short neck. The vase has a beautiful patina over the entire surface of the vase. No box. Stamp of artist, TOYOCHIKA on base. 10" tall by 7" wide at its widest. (kanesu)
Age: 20th Century
Size: 10"H by 7"W
Price: SOLD