Wood Fired SUZU Ware Shinohara Takashi Black Cup 珠洲篠原敬8
Suzu Ware (Suzuyaki）Cup by Shinohara Takashi
Beautiful unglazed soft black cup made by wood firing.
Pine tree is used for firing as fire wood.
Ash of Pine tree are on the cup. (Natural glaze)
Suzu clay contains rich iron. The color change to black in firing in kiln (in reduction firing)
Artist Shinohara Takashi go to mountain in Suzu city and dig clay by himself.
Very soft greyish black body. Light gray and greenish color on the surface of the cup. Delicate nuance color in total. Inside is like swamp with moss. Texture is very tasteful, especially opening of the cup.
You see nature in this cup.
His works gives you quietness calmness. The color and deep beauty will touch to your heart.
Shinohara used to be a monk, he started make pottery to express his inner world on his pottery.
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Artist: SHINOHARA TAKASHI
Approx. Width7.3㎝ / Height 4.3㎝
Box: Wood Box with artist signature