AN ARITA TRUMPET VASE
EDO PERIOD, LATE 17TH CENTURY
the tall vase with everted neck decorated in a Kakiemon style palette of green, yellow, blue and black enamels, with a figurative scene depicting the Chinese tale of the Tang poet Li Bo, who made the eunuch Gao Lischi remove his boot in the Imperial presence
47 cm, 18 1/2 in.
Keppel Collection, Elden Hall, Suffolk