Magnificent Japanese Blue and White Arita Charger, 1690-1710
Magnificent Japanese blue and white Arita charger, 1690-1710, decorated in the centre with a figure holding a fan and a child on a swing within a fenced garden, the border with phoenix, peony and cherry blossom, ; .
diameter: 23 1/8in. 58.8cm
some glaze crawl to the centre
For a similar charger see the Exhibition Catalogue: Ko-Imari in Paris. Enchanting beauty: 350 years of Japanese porcelain exports to Europe, 2009, p. 99, pl. 84.