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・Family business is specilzed in kutani mohitsu saiji which has been handed down genealogically.
・They have developed the skill independently as a method suitable for kutani-pictures since it was Meiji era.
・Keisei learned micro calligraphy from his grand father Kinsei.
・He writes traditional poem using extra fine brush and most of works can be seen through magnifying glass.
・It is very difficult that potter writes letters on ceramic using glaze containing sticky ingredients.
- I-53, Takandomachi, Komatsu-shi, Ishikawa 923-0031 Japan
- Japan Kogei Association
Kutaniyaki Preservation Society
- The Memorial prize in the International Kogei Design Exhibition (1982)
The Excellent prize in the Ishikawa Kogei Exhibition (1989)
The Grand prix in the Traditional Kutani Ware Art Crafts Exhibition (1989)
and many more
- The Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition, The Ishikawa Kogei Exhibition, The Traditional Kutani Ware Art Crafts Exhibition, The Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition and other exhibitions
Ishikawa prefectural museum of Art
Washington Smithsonian Institution, Sackler National Museum
Kanazawa Nakamura Memorial Museum
Nomi Kutani Ceramics Museum