No. 6792

絵てぬぐい「古陶磁(紺)」

四季 ¥1296

色絵磁器で第1回人間国宝に認定された陶芸家・富本憲吉が、タイ・スコータイの古陶磁をモチーフに描いて制作させた手ぬぐいの復刻版。細かい格子柄はひと升ずつ刳り貫いて彫ったもので、熟練の型彫り職人の技が冴える。

Art Tenugui "Ancient Ceramics"

Reproduction of a drawing with a motif of ancient ceramics of Sukhothai (Thailand) by Kenkichi Tomimoto, a master of ceramics who was designated the first Living National Treasure. Each of the fine lattice patterns was created by a great craftsman, who has superb stencil making skills.