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Sometsuke Shonzui Koro (染付祥瑞香炉)
This is the Arita ware crafted by NAKAO, Ryuzumi (中尾龍純).
Chimon means that it's filled with the patterns like shippo cloisonne koshi lattice and others.
Sansui is the painting using Chinese ink and the subject is nature such as mountanis, rivers, valleys and others.
These two patterns are painted side by side.
Height : 15 cm
Diameter : 12.5 cm
He pursues the beauty of sometsuke. That’s pretty impressive to paint the entire surface of the vessel with auspicious patterns.