All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1246413 (stock #2688)
A very nice quality Koto-yaki blue and white “ko sometsuke” style porcelain dish or mukuzuke in the form of a Gunbai uchiwa, war fan, decorated in underglaze blue with a pair of Chinese five toed dragons framed by narrow Kikku kara kusa, stylised Chrysanthemum brocade bands with a fuchi beni, brown glazed rim. The reverse decorated with auspicious stylised Lotus and Peaches. A two character mark for the Koto kiln painted within the foot-ring...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1960 item #1193256 (stock #2541)
A fine octagonal "Nabeshima" hand painted dish dish in Ko Imari style, see EW 2335, for an example upon which this design was based. The dish dates to the Showa era and bears the signature of Imazumi Imaemon XII. The dish measures approximately 8 inches in diameter, or 20.5cm and is in excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1049243 (stock #2155)
A fine Kakiemon porcelain dish hand painted with the Quail and Millet pattern signed by the 14th Sakiada Kakiemon. The dish measures 21.4cm in diameter and stands approximately 1.4cm high. It is in excellent condition, no cracks chips or other damage. Shipping at Cost.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #971824 (stock #1921)
A pristine dish painted in typical Nabeshima iro-e style with Peonies. Signed to the reverse with the mark of Imazumi Imaemon XIII, Showa period. The dish measures 20cms in diameter, and is in perfect condition.
Large, important stoneware vase made by Shimaoka Tatsuzo, pupil of Hamada Shoji and until his death in 2007, Living National Treasure of Japan. The rim of this jar stands erect and opens outward. The neck has a soft inward curve, and the lower portion of the body swells out. The foot of the jar is short and flat. All but the neck is covered with the inlaid rope pattern for which this potter is well known. Possibly inspired by Yayao earthenware of the third century...