A Japanese Arita porcelain petal shape circular bowl, painted in green enamel, iron red, gilt and underglaze blue, on the exterior painted with a pine tree and another flowering tree beside branches of peonies, the interior well with a large chrysanthemum bloom within an underglaze blue double ring and below branches of flowers, the base with a running fuku mark within a double square, all within a single ring.
21.3 cm, 8 ½ inches diameter.
Available on request.
Provenance & Additional Information
- Formerly in the collection of Soame Jenyns, a former curator of the British Museum and author of many books.