A Stunning White Arita Porcelain Vase by Fujii Shumei (1936-2017)
Size: Height 26.5cm, diameter 12.5cm, weight 1.2kg
A pure white porcelain flower vase, decorated with flowers on the surface.
The item is signed by the artist, and comes with the original wooden storage box, plaque and paperworks about the artist.
Object literature: Born in Arita town, Fujii Shumei started working in the local porcelian factories since the age of 15. He is most known for his own indigo painting technique called "leaf technique," in which he uses real leaves from a tree to paint his works. Fujii Shumei is an Arita-ware potter from Saga, the birthplace of Arita and Imari porcelain. His works were not only accepted at numerous art exhibitions both domestic and international, but also purchased as gifts for diplomatic goodwill.