EastWest Gallery - Chinese, Japanese and English Ceramics.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1340285 (stock #EW 2974)
EastWest Gallery
Sold
A set of five drinking cups, choko, that are decorated with a pattern of underglaze blue bifurcated pines set against a ground of iron red bamboo leaves, with an irregular cloud shaped reserve containing a gilt and iron red prunus tree with a pine bark lozenge superimposed containing a stylised cherry blossom motif set against a seeded green ground...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1340022 (stock #EW 2973)
EastWest Gallery
Sold
A set of five soba choko, straight sided cups, so called boars mouth cups, decorated with a pattern of a grape vine and a wasp (hachi, bee, wasp or hornet) an autumnal motif. Curiously the grapes have been inverted to resemble the more familiar pomegranate. These would have probably been used for serving sake rather than soba noodles. The cups measure in 8cm diameter and are 6.4cm in height. They are in excellent condition, no cracks, chips or restoration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1339936 (stock #EW 2972)
EastWest Gallery
£ 500.00
A curious set of sake cups decorated with auspicious leaping Carp, Koi, amongst water weeds with stylised waves with ao-dama, blue balls decorated with a repeating scale or imbricated wave pattern, seigaiha, painted in a limited palette of just iron red, gilt and underglaze cobalt blue. The base of the cup painted with an overlapping lotus leaf border. The rim of the bowls decorated with a diaper pattern with small reserves containing auspicious lotus flowers...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1339316 (stock #EW 2971)
EastWest Gallery
$450.00
A large Korean celadon glazed stoneware bowl with incised decoration of a pair of stylised birds, presumably Pheonixes or possibly Cranes. The bowl dates to the late 11th or the 12th century. The bowl measures 8 inches in diameter and stands 2.5 inches high at the rim. There is one extremely fine hairline crack to the rim that is scarcely visible to to the naked eye. There are no chips, frits cracks or restoration. Additional images on request.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1800 item #1338868 (stock #EW 2970)
EastWest Gallery
£ 230.00
An Imari barber surgeon’s bleeding bowl of conventional round form decorated with brocade lapets with Peony flowers and Wisteria vine. The centre enamelled with a green an aubergine circle with moths and leaves covering an unglazed stacking ring. The reverse decorated with iron red prunus branches. A pair of holes to the rim to enable suspension. The bowl measures 25,5cm in diameter and stands 7cm high to the rim the footring measures 11cm in diameter...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1338855 (stock #EW 2969)
EastWest Gallery
£ 150.00
A rare pair of miniature vases of hexagonal baluster form vases with the elegant proportions typical of the early eighteenth century c.1700-1720. Each vertical compartment decorated with flowers, chrysanthemums, pinkes and peonies. These belong to a class of porcelain that can be best described as toyes, small novelty collectables. The vases measure approximately 11.5cms (4.5 inches in height) in height and 5.5cms in diameter. The interiors are unglazed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1338742 (stock #EW 2968)
EastWest Gallery
Sold
A very unusual export dish decorated with an aubergine enamelled dragon set against a black ground and green clouds in a circle with a central Chrysanthemum motif. The border painted in a three colour Imari palette of Peonies and Irises. The reverse is undecorated. The dish is in excellent condition with no cracks, chips or restoration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1338740 (stock #EW 2967)
EastWest Gallery
£ 120.00
A very unusual export dish decorated with an aubergine enamelled dragon set against a black ground and green clouds in a circle with a central Chrysanthemum motif. The border painted in a three colour Imari palette of Peonies and Irises. The reverse is undecorated. The dish is in excellent condition with no cracks, chips or restoration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1338737 (stock #EW 2966)
EastWest Gallery
£ 150.00
A covered bowl or tureen probably made for the European market, but of conventional Japanese form, decorated with a pattern of Peony branches to the exterior in iron red and underglaze blue with green and black enamels and gilding. The interior painted with an enamelled green and black peony petal mon covering a round area of unglazed biscuit porcelain, that suggests that further bowls may have been stacked within the bowl during the original firing...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1338492 (stock #EW 2965)
EastWest Gallery
Sold
A small Hirado porcelain koro with reticulated kagome basket weave panels, salamander form handles, and small scroll feet. Decorated in underglaze blue with floral scrolls and auspicious clouds set against pink and turquoise enamel grounds inset with chrysanthemum motifs enriched with gilding. Dating probably to the late Meji era circa 1880-1910. The koro and cover are in excellent condition with no chaps, chips or restoration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1338363 (stock #EW 2964)
EastWest Gallery
£ 45.00
A finely painted Imari bowl with foliate border with a fuyo-de style pattern with a central motif of precious objects, takaramono, in this example represented by a Conch shell, a Book and a pair of Whisks, a conflation of the traditional Buddhist and Daoist treasures. The rim of the dish divided into eight compartments, four with stylised lotus blossom, and two with auspicious peaches and persimmons, symbols of longevity and fecundity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1338360 (stock #EW 2963)
EastWest Gallery
£ 200.00
A pair of Arita dishes decorated with a central motif of Persimmons and a rocks. The cavetto decorated with six alternating panels showing stylised Peonies, and Rocks, bamboo and flowering Prunus. The patterns showing a striking similarity to that used for VOC orders produced at the Hikeoba and Sarugawa kilns...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1337599 (stock #EW 2962 )
EastWest Gallery
Sold
A very rare dish decorated in a full five colour Ko Imari “wucai” palette. The design arranged in fuyo-de Kraak style with a border of six sectional compartments each containing a panels of “Persian flowers”, precious objects, and Chinese figures standing upon a bridge in a stylised landscape. The central mikomi painted with rocks, viewing stones, and foliage and Banana plantain, basho, flanking a pair of small “Deshima style” Namban figures, standing on a curious podium...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1337596 (stock #EW 2961 )
EastWest Gallery
$500.00
A very rare dish decorated in a full five colour Ko Imari “wucai” palette. The design arranged in fuyo-de Kraak style with a border of six sectional compartments each containing a panels of “Persian flowers”, precious objects, and Chinese figures standing upon a bridge in a stylised landscape. The central mikomi painted with rocks, viewing stones, and foliage and Banana plantain, basho, flanking a pair of small “Deshima style” Namban figures, standing on a curious podium...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1337592 (stock #EW 2960 )
EastWest Gallery
£ 350.00
A very rare dish decorated in a full five colour Ko Imari “wucai” palette. The design arranged in fuyo-de Kraak style with a border of six sectional compartments each containing a panels of “Persian flowers”, precious objects, and Chinese figures standing upon a bridge in a stylised landscape. The central mikomi painted with rocks, viewing stones, and foliage and Banana plantain, basho, flanking a pair of small “Deshima style” Namban figures, standing on a curious podium. The design ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1337591 (stock #EW 2959)
EastWest Gallery
£ 350.00
A very rare dish decorated in a full five colour Ko Imari “wucai” palette. The design arranged in fuyo-de Kraak style with a border of six sectional compartments each containing a panels of “Persian flowers”, precious objects, and Chinese figures standing upon a bridge in a stylised landscape. The central mikomi painted with rocks, viewing stones, and foliage and Banana plantain, basho, flanking a pair of small “Deshima style” Namban figures, standing on a curious podium. The design ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1337590 (stock #EW 2958)
EastWest Gallery
£ 350.00
A very rare dish decorated in a full five colour Ko Imari “wucai” palette. The design arranged in fuyo-de Kraak style with a border of six sectional compartments each containing a panels of “Persian flowers”, precious objects, and Chinese figures standing upon a bridge in a stylised landscape. The central mikomi painted with rocks, viewing stones, and foliage and Banana plantain, basho, flanking a pair of small “Deshima style” Namban figures, Dutchmen, standing on a curious podium. T...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1336983 (stock #EW 2957)
EastWest Gallery
Sold
A rather unusual Arita dish of barbed or lotus form with a fluted cavetto based on a 17th century Chinese model. The rim decorated with a chocolate brown fuchibeni glaze and the border decorated with the auspicious bagua, eight trigrams, with a central motif showing a pair of humorously painted Chinese priests The right hand portion of the design obscured by what appears to be a stylised curtain. The reverse decorated with a floral scroll. A small fuku seal mark to the reverse set within five ...