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Tanseiyu Shiho Hanaire (淡青釉四方花入)
This is the Hagi ware crafted by OKADA, Yasushi (岡田泰).
He produced soft blue glaze called tanseiyu which expresses the beauty of the Sea of Japan.
He made the work for the harmony of soft glaze and refreshing shape.
This is the type of rectangular vase.
Height : 23.5 cm
Width : 7.5 cm
Depth : 8.3 cm
OKADA majored in sculpture at the Tokyo Zokei University. He developed the original "Tasei-yu" glaze which expresses the clearness by Sea of Japan.