Description This incense burner has applied chrysanthemum-spray handles and a stylized "snowflake" foot. The cobalt decoration is divided between a Japanese textile-inspired motif on the base and a Chinese-style landscape on the body.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transcription] nihon seto kawamoto hansuke sei; [Translation] Made by Kawamoto Hansuke [in] Seto, Japan
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters
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