A SHOKI IMARI SAKE FLASK
EDO PERIOD, 1630-1640s
the pear shaped flask with tall neck and everted rim, decorated in underglaze blue with plum and bamboo beneath the bowing branches of a pine tree
21.6 cm, 8 1/2 in.
Sekido Museum of Art, Yamatake Yoshikazu Collection – Early Imari Exhibition (Tokyo, 2014), pl.102 p.72