Japanese cup & saucer with Imari decoration, C. 1720 - For Sale
Japanese cup & saucer with Imari decoration, C. 1720
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Stock #: 1013512 Size: 6.5cm wide
Price: AU$ 540.00
Japanese cup & saucer of small size, painted in underglaze blue iron red and gold with symmetrical panels of flowers, a gilt outlined flower with light orange wash to either side, within blue line rims.
References: ref. Impey 'Japanese export porcelain' #352 for an almost identical pattern; these were exported to Europe, where they cost 4x the price of the Chinese copies!