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Bowl with decoration of a moth

Provenance

Private Japanese collection; Offered for auction at Christie's London, sale number MINI-6820, Lot 209, November 12, 2003.

Credit Line

Edward Sylvester Morse Memorial Fund

Copyright

Courtesy Ryukichi Kaido.

Fukabachi (Deep Bowl)

Japanese, Shôwa era, about 1935

Dimensions

Bowl: 11.2 x 27.9 cm (4 7/16 x 11 in.) Wooden Box: 16.5 x 30.5 x 30.5 cm (6 1/2 x 12 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

2004.69

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain