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Namikawa Yasuyuki (1845-1927) was one of the leading artisans of cloisonne, a popular artistic export during the Meiji Era (1868-1912), whose vases and vessels featured meticulous wire work and richly colored seasonal motifs. He was particularly well known for his attention to detail in not only traditional pieces but also less conventional pictorial designs. Often using a sombre palette and translucent black enamel, he would also polish his pieces to an unusually glossy finish.

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