Chie Sakurai Hamorebi Kutani Round Plate 5.5inch
This nature-themed Japanese plate from a series of “Hamorebi”, meaning sunlight leaking through the leaves, is hand-painted by female artisan Ms. Chie Sakurai from Sokyu Kiln.
Each piece is hand-painted by brush, using Japanese coloring paint which is one of the remarkable features of Kutani ware, as you can see the painted part is slightly thickened.
It can be used as a serving small dessert, fruits, cheese or nuts. This beautiful plate with colorful leaves adds you the joyful and pleasant atmosphere to your table setting.
See more plates in different sizes from a beautiful "Hamorebi" series by Ms. Chie Sakurai.
- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: D14cm(5.5in) x H2.5cm(0.98in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: Chie Sakurai
ABOUT SOUKYU KILN
Soukyu Kiln is a pottery of Kutani ware in Nomi city of Ishikawa prefecture.
A Kiln artist Chie Sakurai and her husband produce these cute works in Soukyu Kiln. She inherited traditional Kutani Gosai (5 colors), Red, Yellow, Green, Purple, and Deep Blue and makes cute and unique design for modern lifestyle.
Everyone cannot stop saying “How cute!” to the Kutani plates of Soukyu Kiln. Beautiful and cute tableware have got attention.
About kutani ware
Kutani ware is a type of pottery produced in the Kaga region of Ishikawa Prefecture and it has a history of over 350 years.
It is characterized by the heavy brilliance of the five colors of green, yellow, red, purple, and navy blue that are applied to the bold and daring lines.
Its long history has evolved through the tireless efforts and enthusiasm of people who have sought innovation while maintaining tradition.
In the early 1700s, the Kutani kilns were closed, but about 80 years later they were opened and Kutani ware was revived.
The beauty of the various styles and methods of painting is known as "Japan Kutani" and is highly regarded around the world.