179. A Japanese Arita blue and white ‘Van Frytom’ saucer dish
A Japanese Arita blue and white ‘Van Frytom’ saucer dish
Mid 18th century
Painted after a Dutch Delft original in the manner of Frederik van Frytom, the pattern also known as ‘Scheveningen’ or ‘Deshima Island’, decorated with three figures and a bull near a harbour village, the wavy rim decorated in washed blue tones. In wooden box.
Diam. 18 cm