Hokusai Large Japanese Teacup (Yunomi) Kutani Ware Gaifuukaisei (Triumphant Wind and Clear Sky) with Decorative BoxRegular price ¥6,000
This Japanese tea cup features the world-famous Japanese ukiyoe (woodblock print) artist Katsushika Hokusai's "Gaifuukaisei (Triumphant Wind and Clear Skies)".
The "Gaifuukaisei (Triumphant Wind and Clear Skies)" is one of the 46 paintings in Hokusai Katsushika's famous Ukiyoe series "36 Views of Mount Fuji" and is one of his masterpieces, also known as "Aka-Fuji".
It is also one of the most famous works called "Akafuji".
It is a perfect gift for Japanese tea lovers.
Kutani ware is a traditional craft certified by the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, and has been in existence for 360 years since the opening of the first kilns of Old Kutani. Kutani Yaki ware has been exhibited at the Paris Expo and has made a name for itself in the world as Japan Kutani, and is in the collections of famous museums around the world such as the British Museum and the Louvre.
|Size||(D) 3.6inches x (H) 3.5inches|
|Material||Porcelain (Kutani ware)|
|Origin||Made in Japan, in Ishikawa Prefecture|