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Washizome Shimamon Kasei (和紙染縞文花生)
This is the Arita ware crafted by NAKAO, Hidezumi (中尾英純).
He attached pieces of traditional papers to the hexahedron diagonally and expressed the stripes.
Washizome technique :
Tearing absorbent papers called washi to pieces.
Making such papers layers to produce the pattern while giving out color gradation.
Height : 34 cm
Diameter : 10 cm
It comforts us to see artworks with kind blue-color scene. Enjoy the gradation and the contrast of both indigo and white color.