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Collection

KINSÔZAN

(Japan  – )

Satsuma ware

(Japan  – )

Title
Bowl with design of dragon
Other titles:
Small bowl
Bowl (tiny spotty design all over inside)
Bowl decorated on the interior with thousands of butterflies; on the exterior with single dragon and floral motifs on clean ground with gilt borders
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
earthenware, gilding, enamels
Dimensions

8.8 x 13.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed base, in Japanese, inscribed [in a form of seal] "Kinsôzan". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Charles Binnie 1924
Accession number
4078
Location
Not on display
Exhibition history (1)

The four seasons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Jun 1989–Jul 1990