Lot 327: LARGE POT WITH LID
November 19, 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Glazed Oribe ceramic. Japan, approx. Meiji to after
An especially attractive, large teapot in spherical form with two slightly irregular, curved grommet handles; the slanted, tall spout is somewhat ribbed. Accentuated flowing pattern defined the deep green glaze, the black-brown painting on the cream-colored glaze with craquelé is more spontaneously executed with grid design or blossoms. Slightly arched lid with a shishi on uppermost area.
HEIGHT 19,5 CM, WIDTH 23,5 CM
From an old German collection specialized in Japanese ceramics