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Bizen Ichrinzashi (備前一輪挿)
This is a Bizen ware vase which Matsui-san has created.
The red round shapes called "botanuki" are matched to the body.
The design scratched by the spatula and burnt color accord with this kind of pattern.
It is common style in Bizen ware.
Diffrent colored spots are seen due to the high refactory clay placed on the body.
They include colors like red or brown.
It also has the role for works so as not to stick each other in the kiln.
Height : 22.0 cm
Diameter : 10.0 cm
MATSUI is one of the most renowned Bizen artist. He has developed coloring skill with dignity and brought new perspective.