Antique Japanese Imari Centerpiece Bowl with Bronze Handles & Mounts
This fabulous nineteenth century Japanese Imari porcelain centerpiece bowl is decorated with reserves of flowers and shi-shi against a brocade ground on the inside, and a continuous scene of phoenix birds among grape vines on the exterior. With extensive gilt bronze mounts in the French Louis XV style. There are no visible cracks or losses or repairs. Measures: 9.4 x 18 x 13 in; 23.8 x 45.7 x 33 cm.