Pair of 19th Century Japanese Porcelain Imari Vases with Floral and Plant Decor
Decorate a mantel or a buffet with this colorful pair of antique Imari vases. Crafted in Japan, circa 1880 and round in shape, the ceramic vessels are hand painted with floral and plant motifs in the traditional rust, white and blue Imari palette. Both pieces are in excellent condition commensurate with age and use. Imari ware is a Western term for a brightly-colored style of Arita ware Japanese export porcelain made in the area of Arita, in the former Hizen Province, northwestern Kyushu. They were exported to Europe in large quantities, especially between the second half of the 17th century and the first half of the 18th century. Measures: 6.5″ diameter 12″ height.
|Dimensions||6.5" W x 6.5" D x 12" H|
Late 19th Century