Kinrande Sakura Kutani Guinomi Sake CupRegular price $215.00 Save Liquid error (product-template line 133): Computation results in '-Infinity'%
This beautiful sake cup is decorated with Sakura pattern, handcrafted by an artisan of Kutani ware, Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda, who specializes in golden decoration known as "Kinrande"(literally "gold brocade").
Sakura is painted with delicate brush strokes, and gold is applied in a thick painting which gives it a beautiful accent. The inner rim is also decorated with delicate gold patterns, and the painted cherry blossom on the bottom looks as if they have flown down into the water when sake is poured.
Sakura/Cherry Blossom symbolizes “ inner beauty”, “elegance” and “good education”. It comes in an original wooden box which makes it a perfect gift for your loved one or as a gift for yourself.
The smooth texture of porcelain feels relaxing and soft to your mouth, bringing out the rich yet delicate taste of Sake.
This piece of art will bring your home bar an authentic Japanese atmosphere.
- Dimension: D7cm(2.8in) x H4.4cm(1.7in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda
- Notes: Special wooden box included
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.