A Japanese Imari pattern bowl, 20th century
A Japanese Imari pattern bowl, 20th century. Of lobed circular form with both the interior and exterior decoration painted in underglaze blue and overglaze iron red with gilt highlights depicting scenes of birds amongst bamboo and foliage interspersed by floral and scrolling foliate patterns against a white ground. Koransha orchid mark in underglaze blue beneath. 9.8 in (25 cm) diameter.
Auction Date: September 2014