Saiyu Platinum Kutani Flower Vase
A beautiful pink and blue Japanese vase decorated with platinum foil created by Saiyu style, one of the glazing techniques of Kutani ware. The appearance changes with lighting, changing its impressions depending on the angle. The modestly sprinkled foil adds sophistication. The shape of the vase gives handmade warmth.
It is a diameter of 5cm(1.96in), width of 15.5cm(6.10in) and a height of 12cm(4.72in).
With this unique design, it will infuse a traditional and sophisticated atmosphere into your room. Display them on their own as a home-accent piece, or fill them with flowers or greenery. This Kutani porcelain vase will be a great addition to your home decoration.
- Dimension: D5cm(1.96in) x W15.5cm(6.10in) x H12cm(4.72in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
A method of painting and filling an entire vessel with five colors of glaze (red, green, yellow, purple, and dark blue) in a manner like glazing.
By applying two or more glazes in layers, it is possible to enjoy the gradual change of color. It is characterized by elegant and vivid patterns.
While the Saiyu Style is modeled after the traditional Kutani ware, it has a modern style in terms of both form and color in the pursuit of color.
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.