A large Imari charger decorated in underglaze blue and iron-red enamels with gilding, the well painted with a vase of peony and chrysanthemum, the border with shaped reserves of cranes perched in blossoming cherry trees. Diameter: 45.7 cm. c. 1700.
An attractive Fukagawa Imari bowl, the interior enamelled with panels of birds, bamboo and iris on a prunus ground, the reverse with sprays of prunus. Underglaze blue Fukagawa mark to the base. Diameter: 9 5/8 in. Early 20th cent.