• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2827

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    22 - 23 September 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 415

    A set of three Japanese powder blue and gilt Namban dishes

    1780-1800

    Price Realised  

    A set of three Japanese powder blue and gilt Namban dishes
    1780-1800
    The flower-shaped dishes painted in gilt with a Westerner and young attendant with farming utensils in a garden with bamboo
    20.4 cm. diam. (3)


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    A similar dish is illustrated in Yvan Trouselle, La voie du Imari, p.3, nr.14

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