Japanese Arita Imari Charger, 1690-1730
Japanese Arita imari charger, 1690-1730, decorated in the centre with a peony roundel surrounded by branches of a flowering cherry blossom tree and a pavilion, the border with four landscape cartouches against a ground of scrolling chrysanthemum, the reverse with branches of flowering peony and prunus, diameter: 17 1/4in., 43.6cm. or a similar charger see the Exhibtion Catalogue: Ko-Imari in Paris. Enchanting beauty: 350 years of Japanese porcelain exports to Europe, 2009, p. 115, pl. 98.