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Porcelain

Graceful and Golden (video)

Ceramic artist Hitomi Hosono introduces ornate Kutani porcelain, resplendent with symbols of nature and royalty

Exhibition Objects

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Five dishes

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Pair of pouring vessels or kendi

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Pair of vases

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Pair of incense burners

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Two tankards

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Two female figures

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Pair of mounted bowls, one with cover

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Jar and cover

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Bowl and cover mounted as a pot-pourri

Chelsea Porcelain Works [London] (c. 1745-69)

Pair of vases with covers

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Pair of wall vases with mounts

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

 Vases mounted in gilt bronze

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Pair of jars with mounts

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Four dishes

Arita, Hizen province [Japan]

Two sake bottles

Arita, Nabeshima factory

Ten dishes

Kutani, Kaga Prefecture [Japan]

Pair of jars