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Bizen Sake Set Flask and Cup by Living National Treasure Fujiwara Yu (1932-2001)

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This set of a Bizen sake flask and cup was made by Fujiwara Yu who was born 1932 in Honami in Bizen, Okayama prefecture. As son of famous Fujiwara Kei (1899-1983) he has also been awarded the title "Living National Treasure" in 1996 for his continous efforts to preserve and teach the traditional techniques of Bizen pottery. Fujiwara Yu was early recognized abroad as one of Japan's leading traditional potters what led to countless exhibitions in Japan and overseas. His works are collected in many international public collections and are part of the permanent exhibition in the Fujiwara Kei Memorial Hall, a wonderful museum dedicated to the family’s work and the Bizen tradition in Okayama. Dimensions: H 12.3 x D 9.3 cm (flask), H 4.6 x D 6.2 cm (cup) Comes with fitted, signed and inscribed wooden box.

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  • Creator
    Fujiwara Yu (Artist)
  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1980-1985
  • Period
    1980-1989
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Seller Location
    Berlin, DE
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU4555114167612
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