Lot 328: INK VESSEL
November 19, 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Porcelain. Japan, 19th cent. to Meiji
Blue underglaze painting with water depiction, an island with buildings and mountain chain in abbreviated painting style. The vessel has a wreath around the mouth with with lateral, curved openings, as well as a vertical spout with offset rim. Blackish traces due to use of ink. Together with the painting - a typical Literati theme – indication of former usage.
HEIGHT 4,5 CM, DM 8 CM
From an old German collection specialized in Japanese ceramics