Xipangu Japanese antiques - porcelain and earthenware
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1216908 (stock #3313)
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$99.00
Wooden bowl with lid from the mid-Meiji period (1880-1900), decorated with red and gold lacquer (in takamaki-e and hiramaki-e techniques) on a black background.

The decoration shows various flowers. Diameter 13.5 cm (5.5"), height 8 cm (3"), excellent condition (no chips, cracks or repairs).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #754172 (stock #1023)
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$179.00
This is a nicely-shaped bowl from the 18th century (mid-Edo period), showing an underglaze blue landscape in Chinese style.

The rim of the bowl is coloured brown. The reverse is marked with an illegible mark.

17 x 14 cm, perfect state.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1226011 (stock #3119)
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$199.00
Arita bowl from the mid-Edo period (1700-1740). It is decorated in underglaze blue, showing six panels: Three with a person sitting next to a huge flower pot in a landscape; the other three with floral designs. The central reerve also shows a (stylised) landscape.

The bowl is marked "Fu ki cho shun" in Japanese characters (underglaze blue) und has a diameter of 14 cm (5.5").

A similar bowl is illustrated in the catalogue of the Shibata collection, Vol. IV, no...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #749458 (stock #686)
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$119.00
This Arita chawan is decorated in underglaze blue ("sometsuke"), showing a Japanese arabesque known as "mijinkarakusa". It dates from the early 19th century (Edo kouki or late Edo era).

The centre of both bowl and lid shows the "Three Friends of Winter" - pine, plum and bamboo.

Diameter 10.5 cm, height 7.5 cm; perfect state.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1148387 (stock #2754)
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$199.00
Japanese Arita plate from the mid-Edo period (1740-70), decorated in underglaze blue. It shows floral decoration (including the so-called 'three friends of winter' - pine, prunus and bamboo) on both front and reverse side as well as a spurious Chenghua mark ("Dai Men sei ka nen sei" in Japanese).

Diameter 21.5 cm (8.5"), excelletn state without cracks, chips or repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1150666 (stock #2614)
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$199.00
Arita plate from the mid-18th century (around 1750), depicting the so-called "three friends of winter", pine, prunus and bamboo, as well as other floral designs in underglaze blue.

It is marked on the reverse "Dai Men seika nen sei" (or "Da Ming Chenghua nian zhi" in Chinese).

The plate has a diameter of 19cm (7.5") and is in excellent state, free of cracks, chips or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #734293 (stock #1098)
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$149.00
Attractively shaped blue and white Arita Imari plate from the mid-Edo period (18th century).

The decoration shows a landscape in Chinese style with houses, trees, mountains and two people in the foreground as well as a short Chinese poem. The reverse bears a Chinese Qianlong reign mark ("Dai shin ken ryu nen sei" in Japanese), but the plate is definitely Japanese.

Diameter 15 cm, perfect state.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #665405 (stock #938)
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$199.00
This is a beautiful blue and white Imari bowl from the middle Edo period (around 1750).

The centre shows the "three friends of winter" - pine, plum and bamboo; the rim is decorated with a scroll design with leaves...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #737091 (stock #1091)
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$169.00
This is an Arita Imari bowl from the mid-Edo period (Edo chuki, 19th century). It is decorated in underglaze blue and shows four reserves with various land- or seascapes. In the centre, the usual "sho-chiku-bai" (pine, plum and bamboo).

The reverse shows takokarakusa and a "sei ka nen sei" mark.

Diameter 15 cm, height 4 cm; perfect state.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1108178 (stock #2458)
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$189.00
This is an Imari-style Japanese porcelain plate, made in Kutani (known as "Daishoji Imari") after the region in Japan where it was produced. It dates from the very early 20th century (late Meiji, 1900-1910, or maybe a little earlier).

In the centre it shows several stylised phoenices, around the rim there are two reserves with stylised dragons chasing the flaming pearl, two more with stylised floral and four with abstract designs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #404841 (stock #265M)
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$1199.00
Beautiful Imari bowl from the Edo era (around 1800).

Decorated in vibrant colours (overglaze enamel), depicting a scholar riding a flying crane in stylized clouds. The side of the bowl has six reserves, three of which are showing dragons, the other three, phoenixes. The outside is decorated with flowers, leaves and a brush. The bottom is unmarked and has an unglazed ring between the central circle and the footrim.

This decoration is extremely rare and very sought after...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #777402 (stock #546)
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$245.00
This is a fairly large 12-lobed bowl made by the famous Fukagawa studio. It was made during the late Meiji or early Taisho era (between 1900 and 1920). The twelve segments are decorated in seven different (mostly abstract) patterns; three are repeated twice, one is repeated three times...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1020832 (stock #1914)
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Fukagawa plate from the late Meiji period (probably between 1900 and 1910).

It is decorated with flowers in several shades of underglaze blue as well as overglaze colours and is marked in the back with the Fukagawa trademark, a stylised mountain and river.

Diameter 22 cm (9"), excellent state without cracks, repairs or chips.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1074887 (stock #2332)
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$89.00
Japanese porcelain bowl, produced by the famous Koransha studio (founded by the Fukagawa family).

It is decorated with floral patterns and 14 cm (5.5") in diameter.

The bowl is signed on the reverse with the Koransha trademark (a stylised orchid) in underglaze blue and without visible damage, but lightly worn (scratches, rubbing).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #972369 (stock #596)
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$179.00
This is a Japanese Imari plate from around 1900 (Meiji period), produced by Koransha, the famous porcelain studio founded by the Fukagawa family.

It shows a central reserve (in underglaze blue) with a man riding a giant fish in a stormy sea as well eight segments with floral and abstract decorations in underglaze blue as well as overglaze red, orange, green and gold.

The back bears the orchid mark (again in underglaze blue), which is the trademerk of Koransha (literally "th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1110026 (stock #642)
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$179.00
This is a Japanese Imari-style porcelain vase, made in the late 19th century (1880-1900, mid-Meiji period) in the famous Koransha factory, which was founded by the Fukagawa family.

It shows a bird sitting in a tree, surrounded by lots of flowers. It is marked on the underside with a red orchid, the trademark of Koransha (the name means "the company of the scented orchid").

Height 15 cm (6"), diameter 9 cm (3.5"), excellent state, without cracks, repairs or chips.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #972974 (stock #1324)
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$149.00
Japanese Imari vase produced in the famous Koransha studio (which was founded by the Fukagawa family in the second half of the 19th century). It is decorated in underglaze blue as well as overglaze red, orange and gold, showing floral decoration.

It is marked on the underside with the Koransha trademark (an orchid) in red.

Diameter 8 cm (3"), height 15.5 cm (6"), perfect state (apart from some expected rubbing on the gold)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1080912 (stock #1133B)
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$99.00
Japanese porcelain plate from the famous Fukagawa studio, decorated with cranes flying in clouds.

It dates from the late Meiji period (1900-12) and is marked with the impressed Fukagawa trademark (a stylised mountain and river) on the reverse.

Diameter 15.5 cm (6"), excellent state - no cracks, chips or repairs.