YOKOYU KAKI (Flower Vase with Sunflower-ashes glaze I) Kyoto ware

  • YOKOYU KAKI (Flower Vase with Sunflower-ashes glaze I) Kyoto ware
  • YOKOYU KAKI (Flower Vase with Sunflower-ashes glaze I) Kyoto ware
  • YOKOYU KAKI (Flower Vase with Sunflower-ashes glaze I) Kyoto ware
  • YOKOYU KAKI (Flower Vase with Sunflower-ashes glaze I) Kyoto ware
  • YOKOYU KAKI (Flower Vase with Sunflower-ashes glaze I) Kyoto ware
  • YOKOYU KAKI (Flower Vase with Sunflower-ashes glaze I) Kyoto ware
  • YOKOYU KAKI (Flower Vase with Sunflower-ashes glaze I) Kyoto ware
  • YOKOYU KAKI (Flower Vase with Sunflower-ashes glaze I) Kyoto ware
  • YOKOYU KAKI (Flower Vase with Sunflower-ashes glaze I) Kyoto ware

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Ceramic Feature

Yokoyu Kaki (陽向釉花器)

This is the Kyoto ware crafted by TAKEMURA, Shigeo (竹村繁男).
He made the shape by throwing on the potter's wheel.
He grows sunflower in his garden and makes unique glaze used ashes which burnt branches and flowers.
And it has turned to yellow color with painstaking work because it is required for exquisite temperature control.

Size

Height : 24.5 cm
Width : 15 cm

Artist Introduction

TAKEMURA, Shigeo

TAKEMURA, Shigeo
(Kyoto artist)

TAKEMURA developed ash glaze by firing homegrown plants. It gives us gentle color with smooth texture.

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Price:
¥88,000 JPY