A Hirado Plate 19thC

A Hirado Plate 19thC

A Hirado Plate

Decorated in underglaze blue with figures in a landscape

Before Mount Fuji among clouds

Lightly carved in the porcelain body

Hirado, Mikawachi Kiln, Nagasaki 19thC

Diameter; 22.4 cm

Condition; perfect

An Identical plate is in The Portland Museum accession no. 82.59.2

A gift of James Tobin