A pair of ormolu mounted Imari porcelain potpourri vessels

Porcelain, Japan c. 1700 
Mounts, Paris, Louis XIV period, c. 1710
H. 16 cm (6 ¼ in.), d. 18 cm (7 in.)

A nearly identical, unmounted pair of Arita-bowls with cover from the collection of August the Strong in the Japanese Palace in Dresden is conserved in the Porcelain collection in Dresden (N=72. Inv. Nr. P.O. 5059).


REF No. 470