earthenware, and gilt

height 21.7 cm

An earthenware vase with an ovoid body and wide slightly flared neck, painted and gilt with stems of white, orange, purple, and yellow rhododendron.

O. Impey, M. Fairley (eds.), Meiji No Takara: Treasures Of Imperial Japan: Ceramics Vol II, London 1995, cat. 99.

J. Earle, Splendors of Imperial Japan: Arts of the Meiji period from the Khalili Collection, London 2002, cat. 104, p. 161.