WASHIZOME UMEMON CHAKI (Teapot & Teacups with Plums design) Arita ware

  • WASHIZOME UMEMON CHAKI (Teapot & Teacups with Plums design) Arita ware
  • WASHIZOME UMEMON CHAKI (Teapot & Teacups with Plums design) Arita ware
  • WASHIZOME UMEMON CHAKI (Teapot & Teacups with Plums design) Arita ware
  • WASHIZOME UMEMON CHAKI (Teapot & Teacups with Plums design) Arita ware
  • WASHIZOME UMEMON CHAKI (Teapot & Teacups with Plums design) Arita ware
  • WASHIZOME UMEMON CHAKI (Teapot & Teacups with Plums design) Arita ware
  • WASHIZOME UMEMON CHAKI (Teapot & Teacups with Plums design) Arita ware
  • WASHIZOME UMEMON CHAKI (Teapot & Teacups with Plums design) Arita ware
  • WASHIZOME UMEMON CHAKI (Teapot & Teacups with Plums design) Arita ware

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Ceramic Feature

Washizome Umemon Chaki (和紙染梅文茶器)

This is the Arita ware crafted by NAKAO, Hidezumi (中尾英純).
He attached pieces of traditional papers to the body and expressed the plums pattern.
This is a set of one teapot and two cups (Teapot 1 pc, Teacup 2 pcs).

Washizome technique :
Tearing absorbent paper called washi to pieces.
Making such papers layers to produce the pattern while giving out color gradation.

Size

Teapot :
Height : 9 cm
Diameter : 14.7 cm
Diameter : 17.3 cm
Teacup :
Height : 5.8 cm
Diameter : 7.2 cm

Artist Introduction

NAKAO, Hidezumi

NAKAO, Hidezumi
(Arita artist)

He uses washizome and sometsuke to produce clear blue color. It gives us sharp and kind impression in Arita ware.

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Price:
¥33,000 JPY