Takatori-yaki Takatori Hassen wabi-sabi cup 八仙古釉
Takatori Hassen Cup
Aritst: Takatori Hassen XIII (13th generation) - born in 1934
Tasteful cup - style is based on Japanese Tea Ceremony.
Wabi-sabi, which means rustic, old, simple, aged which you can see those beauty in real nature.
As you appreciate this cup, you see the nature in this cup. Everytime you see it, you find something new.
Takatori-yaki is known as high grade tea ceremony ware. Since it was started producing tea ceremony ware for the power 17th century.
Hassen XIII's is well known for artist for tea ceremony ware. This small cup has the same beauty and value of tea ceremony ware. Thick glazing shows the color of the glazing well, and make the cup look soft.
This cup has 2 different glazing applied.
The technique of art is called “kake-wake”
Literally, 掛 "Kake" means apply (glazing), 分" wake" means separately.
掛分(kakewake) is : 2 different glazing is applied.
This art technique is seen Takatori-yaki often.
Please refer other kakewake cup
Clay is Hassen's own blend, taken from Koishiwara / Nanakuma in Fukuoka (Takatori-yaki's place)
Takatori Hassen Kiln is located in a village of Fukuoka prefecture, the kiln started in 17th century, produces Japanese tea ceremony ware.
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Studio : Takatori Hassen XIII (13th generation) (birth year 1934)
Size : Diameter 7.2 cm Height4.3 cm
Only one piece available