Japanese Sumida-gawa Porcelain Pottery Bowl 4 Mudman Pearl Divers Meiji Period
Japanese Sumida-gawa Porcelain Pottery Bowl 4 Mudman Pearl Divers. Late Meiji Period (1868 - 1912). This piece bears the signature plaque of Inoue Ryosai. With four mudman figurines peering into bowl depicted as a landscape with drip glaze waterfalls. Around 1875, potter Inoue Ryosai, who had previously been working in Seto. Formed a relationship with pottery dealer Shimada Sobei. They established a kiln in the Asakusa district and began making very distinctive art wares. Measures 8 1/2 at widest point. About 3 at one of the figurines top of head. The item "Japanese Sumida-gawa Porcelain Pottery Bowl 4 Mudman Pearl Divers Meiji Period" is in sale since Sunday, June 4, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Bowls". The seller is "stitch625" and is located in Greenwich, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, Brazil, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Peru, Viet nam, Uruguay.
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Age: 1850-1899
- Type: Bowls