Signed and dated, in pencil, l.r. margin: Nicholson / 67 Edition, in pencil, l.l. corner: 24/50 On back of print (in pencil, probably dealer notation): "EUBOEA" - 1967 PSXTX Front, blind stamp, l.l. corner: Watermark, l.r. corner: RIVES
Stoneware lotus-shaped cup and stand with celadon glaze. The cup is shaped in the style of a ten-lobed lotus blossom. On each lobe lies lightly incised chrysanthemum decoration. The cup rests on a pedestal in the design of an inverted lotus flower, which rises from the dish-like base of the stand, mounted on a fluted foot.
Lotus blossom shaped cup and stand with gently incised chrysanthemum design.
22 cm x 12 cm x 12 cm (8 11/16 in. x 4 3/4 in. x 4 3/4 in.)
Vase with lid, straight neck, the lower body of the vessel is incised with patterns that suggest plants floating in a watery environment, while the lid depicts a bird that has alighted on a lotus leaf on the surface of the pond.
celadon vase decorated with plants, waves, and bird