Japanese Imari Ceramic Charger, Meiji Period
A beautiful handpainted Japanese Imari glazed octagonal charger, gilt edges, profusely decorated in vibrant shades or blue, red, green and yellow, featuring a rocky island with mature pine trees and a small shrine, connected by a causeway with mountains in the background, the broad red border decorated with blue and yellow flowers.
Dating to the late 19th century.
Imari ware is a Western term for a brightly-coloured style of Arita ware Japanese export porcelain made in the area of Arita, in the former Hizen Province, northwestern Kyūshū. They were exported to Europe in large quantities.
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