Japanese 20th Century INOUE MANJI white porcelain bamboo design vase. The bamboo design is incised into the porcelain with pale blue glaze. Made by master artist, INOUE MANJI, Japanese National Treasure. INOUE MANJI was born in 1929, was selected for his work with HAKUJI, white porcelain and is still actively producing his porcelain works of art. Signature of artist on base. Comes with TOMOBAKO, original artist's signature box. The vase measures 9 1/2" diameter by 9" height.