A pair of late 19th Century Japanese Kutani vases each decorated with panels of birds and foliage against a burnt red ground with a gilt pattern overlay and flower heads, nine character mark to the base, height 37cm, one S/D, together with a Kutani bottle vase with a scene of a girl carrying water pails, height 33cm, restored (3)
Will Farmer - Director
Ceramics, Glass, Oriental & Decorative Arts
Will specialises in 20th Century decorative arts covering ceramics, glass and furniture. He studied at the Birmingham School of Jewellery undertaking a combined BA Hons in silversmithing and Fine Art history. Notable finds include a Martin Brothers Stoneware bird selling for £20,500 and a rare collection of documents relating to the Stourbridge Glass Industry selling locally for over £22,000. Will is now in his eighth season as an expert on BBC's Antiques Roadshow.