Jorge Welsh: KO-SOMETSUKE. Chinese Porcelain for the Japanese Market. 古染付. London, 2013. 111 pp. Full page colour plates and colour text plates throughout. 30x24 cm. Boards.
GBP 70.00
Dealer's catalogue showing 35 exhibits of late Ming dynasty blue-and-white wares produced for the Japanese market, known as ko-sometsuke. The pieces illustrated are food dishes (mukozuke) produced for use during the tea ceremony. The pieces are in a variety of shapes, including fish, horses, oxen, leaves, peaches, aubergines, shells, fans and musical instruments. All illustrated in colour and fully described.
Subjects: Ceramics
Item 137 in Special List C32.
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