Plate is 11-1/2 inches diameter. Ships in a rustic wooden box with Japanese lettering.
This vintage Imari porcelain plate is blue and white and features Mt. Fuji with a tree in the foreground. This is a minimalist, tongue-in-cheek rendering of a classic Japanese landscape that would make a droll addition to any decorative vignette.
Imari ware is a type of Arita ware traditionally made in the town of Arita, in the former Hizen Province, northwestern Kyūshū. They were exported to Europe extensively from the port of Imari, Saga, between the second half of the 17th century and the first half of the 18th century. The name therefore derives from the port of export. Imari ware has been continuously produced up through the present day.
This set includes three nesting bowls: a 7-1/4 inch small bowl, an 8-1/2 inch medium bowl,and a 9-1/2 inch large bowl. These beautiful serving bowls feature a robust palette of...