A kakiemon model of a bijin (beauty)
Late 17th century
Standing with one foot slightly forward, her left hand raised to her breast and her right hand pressed to her side, decorated in iron-red, turquoise, green, yellow and black enamels, her kimono with calligraphic papers and cherry blossom floating on waves, her under-robe with rinzu design and scattered maple leaves; with cushioned wood storage box. 40.2cm (15¾in) high. (2).