EastWest Gallery - Chinese, Japanese and English Ceramics.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1330732 (stock #EW 2496)
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£ 300.00
A dish intended for use in the kaseki meal decorated with three ragged fans inset within an arabesque of Hagi, bushclover, one of the seven plants of Autumn, that makes up the Akikusa-de. The sensu, Japanese folded fan, was often used as a seasonal motif representing the hot and dry months of summer, so the discarded ragged appearance of the fans shows that summer has ended, and that the winds of autumn have arrived...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1330731 (stock #EW 2495)
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A good example of an “Ai Kutani” style dish decorated with a continuous scrolling vine of Peony flowers with Peony leaves and Buds set against a “frog spawn” type ground, which is typical of the period; see Volume II of the Shibata Collection no 347 for an identical border arabesque there dated circa 1670-80...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1330444 (stock #4944)
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$1500.00
Very rare, early 19th c. blue and white porcelain with rain cloud border inside the wide lip, blue band just below the lip and typical river scene with three-arch bridges. About 7.25" H x 9.375" W. Excellent condition with no chips, frits, cracks, hairlines or repairs. It is a pair to the previous listing. Insured shipping at cost. This item is located in the USA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1330443 (stock #4943)
EastWest Gallery
$1500.00
Very rare, early 19th c. blue and white porcelain with rain cloud border inside the wide lip, blue band just below the lip and typical river scene with three-arch bridges below. About 7.25" H x 9" D, Excellent condition with no chips, frits, cracks, hairlines or repairs. Insured shipping at cost. The item is located in the USA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1324923 (stock #EW 2934)
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£ 130.00
An export dish with slightly everted rim decorated in a very dark under-glaze blue with rich gilding and reserves containing Cherry and Camelia trees in bloom, with a stylised karahana in iron red against a gold ground. The central mikomi decorated with a large handled vase on a veranda containing an arrangement of Peonies and other flowers. The reverse decorated with Peony, Chrysanthemum and Plum blossom sprigs. A set of four spurs in a Y formation within a single ring...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1324921 (stock #EW 2933)
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A five colour dish decorated with an auspicious pattern showing a dragon chasing a flaming pearl and a hoo bird chasing a thunderbolt. Integrated within the design are the Three Friends of Winter, shochikubai, and a pair of iron red ogee form lotus medallions each containing a precious pearl tama, surrounded by pear blossom, nashihana, symbols of longevity and prosperity. A central motif of a pair of Pomegranates, zakuro, symbols of fertility...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1324920 (stock #EW 2932)
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A scalloped form dish with a very unusual design it would seem adapted from a Chinese precedent decorated with the “Hawthorn pattern”. The outer register decorated with a cracked ice ground, Hyouretsu-mon, with scattered plum blossom, baika, inset with snowflake roundels, yukiwa, with Autumn grasses, and hexafoil niche style reserves with precious objects, cash and scrolls tied with ribbons...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1323926 (stock #EW 2931)
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A long dish, nagazara, decorated in sometsuke style entirely in underglaze blue with a landscape, “sansui-zu”, in one half of the dish, and a brocade pattern in the other. In the foreground of the sansui landscape there is a waterfall at one end with flowering Prunus, Bamboo and a Pine tree, completing the auspicious triumvirate of the Shochikubai, whilst in the top half receding into the horizon there is a mountainous landscape with trees wrapped in clouds...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1323925 (stock #EW 2930)
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A long dish, nagazara, decorated in sometsuke style entirely in underglaze blue with a landscape, “sansui-zu”, in one half of the dish, and a brocade pattern in the other. In the foreground of the sansui landscape there is a waterfall at one end with flowering Prunus, Bamboo and a Pine tree, completing the auspicious triumvirate of the Shochikubai, whilst in the top half receding into the horizon there is a mountainous landscape with trees wrapped in clouds...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1323924 (stock #2929)
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A very unusual large dish of conventional European metal form with a Kraak style fuyo-de pattern partially executed in underglaze blue the remainder painted in enamels. The central reserve decorated with hemp palms, shura, and cyclads, sotetsu, next to a body of water framed by a border of brocade lapets in enamels...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1322724 (stock #2925 )
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A long dish of elliptical form moulded with petals decorated with a dense hagi-karakusa ground and an oval reserve containing a simple flowering Apricot, ume, growing from a rock. The reverse decorated with Karakusa sprigs, and a spiral Fuku within a double square. The dish dates to the early Eighteenth century circa 1700-1740. The dish is in good condition with no chips, cracks or restoration. It measures 20.3cm in diameter, 10xm at its widest and stands 4.5cm high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1322723 (stock #2924 )
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$110.00
A good large soba choko of typical cylindrical form decorated with a leaping Kara Shishi, Chinese Lion, with a Rock Peony, Iwa Botan painted in somenishikide style with gilt outlined underglaze, blue iron red and green enamel. A diaper border to the rim and a gobenka, a stylised auspicious five petal flower to the well of the cup. Measuring 8.7cm in diameter and 7.2cm high. It is in good condition with no cracks chips or restoration. Shipping at Cost.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1322722 (stock #2923)
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A good large soba choko of typical cylindrical form decorated with a leaping Kara Shishi, Chinese Lion, with a Rock Peony, Iwa Botan painted in somenishikide style with gilt outlined underglaze, blue iron red and green enamel. A diaper border to the rim and a gobenka, a stylised auspicious five petal flower to the well of the cup. Measuring 8.8cm in diameter and 7cm high. It is in good condition with no cracks chips or restoration. Shipping at Cost.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1322721 (stock #2922 )
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A large dish decorated in reverse painted style, kakiwake, with a pair of Karako, Chinese boys, Shirasagi, White Egrets, and Chrysanthemums. The border painted with a narrow band of shippo against a blue ground, and the reverse of the dish painted with a series of ten auspicious trigrams divided by zoomorphic motifs, perhaps intended to represent scroll dragons. A double square with a four character reign mark for the Xuande Emperor...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1322719 (stock #EW 2921 )
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A very fine quality dish decorated with a pattern of stylised Lotus-mon with three quadrilobed reserves each containing an element of the shochikubai, pine, take, bamboo, matsu, and prunus, ume. The centre decorated with a small central roundel framed by a border of demi-florets containing a Dragon delineated in gilt with green and iron red enamels holding a jewel, tama, in its claw. The rim of the dish is decorated with a border of alternating double crested waves and gilded...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1322718 (stock #2920)
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A square dish with canted corners decorated in Sometsuke style with a Peony mon to the centre made up of three stylised Peony blooms bound together with karakusa and four panels containing vignettes of a Dragon chasing a pearl, and waka matsu, young pine, set against a bank of snow with flower like snowflakes falling in the background. The rim decorated with a band of alternating double crested waves and flowers...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1322717 (stock #2919)
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A bowl of unusual inverted bell shape with a comparatively high foot-rim the exterior decorated in early Ming style with an elaborate high looping lotus arabesque to the body. The foot decorated with stylised lotus petals and an “oxo” border to the foot-ring. The interior of the bowl decorated with a band of alternating pairs of crested waves with blossom to the rim, and a roundel form “pussy foot dragon” with stylised clouds in the well of the bowl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1320228 (stock #2916)
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An e-kagami of very small proportions 69.4mm (2.73 inches) in diameter, and 12.2cm (4.8 inches) weighing 51gm. Decorated with a sand textured ground and Hares, usage, leaping over stylised waves, nami,in this example taking the form of ryusuimon in which there is a reflection of a crescent moon. The mirror is signed Fujiwara and probably dates to the late seventeenth century, Mid Edo period. For condition see photos, some wear and minor corrosion. Worldwide shipping at Cost.