PRIVATE COLLECTION

Shibayama silver bowl

A silver and Shibayama footed bowl, the outside displaying six panels with birds and flowers of the four seasons in Shibayama.

 

Silver inset showing flowers and scrolls in translucent enamels along the rim,the silver body inlaid in various coloured cloisonné enamels with stylised flowers and foliage, six inset lacquer panels inlaid in Shibayama style on a kinji ground with togidashi-e and kirikane each with a different combination of birds and flowers,  19th century.