• Japanese and Korean Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 2193

    Japanese and Korean Art

    17 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1017

    Pair of Stoneware Dishes

    KITAOJI ROSANJIN (1883-1959), EACH SIGNED WITH INCISED CHARACTER RO ON REVERSE

    Price Realised  

    Pair of Stoneware Dishes
    Kitaoji Rosanjin (1883-1959), each signed with incised character Ro on reverse
    Square and shallow with slightly upturned corners, with design of arching and intersecting reeds brushed with white slip, grey ground and patches scorched orange in the firing; undersides white and grey slip and scorching
    7½ x 7 3/8in. (19.1 x 18.7cm.); 7 3/8 x 7 3/8in. (18.7 x 18.7cm.)
    With wood tomobako inscribed on lid Shino ashiji shihozara ni (Two Shino-style square dishes with reeds) (2)


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