AIZOME HORIKABIN (Flower Vase with Indigo-glazed dyeing) Arita ware

  • AIZOME HORIKABIN (Flower Vase with Indigo-glazed dyeing) Arita ware
  • AIZOME HORIKABIN (Flower Vase with Indigo-glazed dyeing) Arita ware
  • AIZOME HORIKABIN (Flower Vase with Indigo-glazed dyeing) Arita ware
  • AIZOME HORIKABIN (Flower Vase with Indigo-glazed dyeing) Arita ware
  • AIZOME HORIKABIN (Flower Vase with Indigo-glazed dyeing) Arita ware
  • AIZOME HORIKABIN (Flower Vase with Indigo-glazed dyeing) Arita ware
  • AIZOME HORIKABIN (Flower Vase with Indigo-glazed dyeing) Arita ware
  • AIZOME HORIKABIN (Flower Vase with Indigo-glazed dyeing) Arita ware
  • AIZOME HORIKABIN (Flower Vase with Indigo-glazed dyeing) Arita ware

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Ceramic Feature

Aizome Hori Kabin (藍染彫花瓶)

This is the Arita ware crafted by SHOMURA, Ken (庄村健).
Making the layer of glaze, he finally got a fantastic indigo shade.
Signature on the base may change.

Akae-machi (赤絵町)
There is the district called Akae-machi along the street passing through Arita-cho.
Here, manual industry business specialized in overglaze were gathered in the Edo era.
Many colored, brilliant ceramics were produced there over a long period of history.
Banko Kiln was established in 1884, and had named from the first generation potter's SHOMURA, Kenkichi.
It stands near the Kakiemon-gama which is one of the most well-known pottery in Japan.

Size

Height : 28.2 cm
Diameter : 26 cm

Artist Introduction

SHOMURA, Ken

SHOMURA, Ken
(Arita artist)

He is awarded the Medal with Yellow Ribbon for diligence to ceramic art in 2019. We see quite smooth texture from works with special glaze he developed at last.

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Price:
¥330,000 JPY