"Imari Kirande, Early 18th C, 5 Colors, Arita, Japan"A beautiful little dish of 22,5cm, gray and cracked porcelain, decorated on both sides, in the "kirande" quality, compartments decorated with Chrysanthemums and Landscapes, central decoration in rosace-flower with 12 petals, alternately blue and red, painted of trompe l'oeil textiles, the famous brocades, very finely gilded. Beautiful general condition, the gilding still exists, some cracks are a little fouled.
Kirande Dish, Arita, for the Japanese domestic market, circa 1720.
Thanks to Christine Shimizu, the Japanese porcelain, for its documentation.
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