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)

It comforts us to see artworks with kind blue-color scene. Enjoy the gradation and the contrast of both indigo and white color.

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Price:
¥33,000 JPY