ARITA c.1690 – 1720 Japanese Porcelain

A Japanese Blue and White Dish of Overlapping Shikishi Form. Decorated to the Borders with Pine and Bamboo, a Diaper Design and a Peony Scroll Design. The Thickly Potted Dish has an Iron-oxide Dressing Referred to as Kuchibeni (literally meaning `lipstick`). The Back is Decorated with a Fruiting Branch, the Base with a Seal-Mark.


Condition: In perfect condition but with an iron-oxide spot to the glaze.

Size: Length : 13.5 cm (5 1/4 inches)



Stock number: 23891

Shikishi is special paper reserved for painting or calligraphy.

Stock number: 23891.