Fuji and Sakura Kutani Decorative Plate
The Kutani decorative plate features red Fuji and cherry blossoms, which are said to bring good luck. The clouds decorated with gold leaves beautifully sparkle.
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.
Delivered in a wooden box with a plate stand.
It is a perfect gift for someone who loves Japanese art or Japanese home decoration.
See more items from our Kutani ware collection to create Japanese traditional table setting in your room.
- Dimension: 20cm(7.87in) x 30cm(11.8in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda
Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda
Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda, a traditional craftsman, has been awarded many prizes in successive art exhibitions and is highly regarded both in Japan and abroad. He has mastered the techniques of various traditional Kutani porcelain styles such as Akae, Yoshidaya and Ko-kutani, and has a wide range of skills in the art of Kutani ware. From beautiful natural scenery to living creatures in motion, he captures them in the style of Japanese paintings with a delicate touch. Please feel the art piece created by applying Kutani colors to the beautiful porcelain.
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.