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Sometsuke Irokomon Kabin (染付色小文花瓶)
This is the Arita ware crafted by NAKAO, Ryuzumi (中尾龍純).
He created the patterns with a mass of colored dots.
To add the color, he used each pigment called irogosu.
Height : 34 cm
Diameter : 26.5 cm
He pursues the beauty of sometsuke. That’s pretty impressive to paint the entire surface of the vessel with auspicious patterns.