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 cuts water-absorbent Japanse washi paper to the proper size, place the paper on the bisque ware, and soak it with cobalt blue colour. Please enjoy the elegant overlapping patterns.

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Price:
¥33,000 JPY