Inlaid porcelain large plate by Mr. Shinya Taniguchi

Mr. Taniguchi was born in Kyoto, where his family has been a potter for many years. The area has been know for a traditional pottery called Kiyomizu yaki, where is famous for the old temple called Kiyomizu dera (Kiyomizu temple).

Kiyomizu yaki is characterized by hand painted traditional design and they often produce tea ceremony related cups and incense holders etc.

Mr. Shinya Tanigushi did not follow his family tradition and he has instead took his own pass to pursue his own style of pottery establishing Taniguchi Pottery Studio (谷口陶磁器製作所) in Kyoto. His style has been characterized by the giometric patterns, which are often inlaid.

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The design in the center is called Shippou tsunagi (七宝つなぎ), which literally means seven treasures and has good meaning as flourishing life etc.

The side is inlaid with Yagasuri design (矢絣).

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His works have been signed by himself like the above.

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This is Yagasuri design inlaid plate.

The size is diameter of about 21cm and the price is 20,000yen + tax (the price is as of today).

 

You can see more of his products at

MA by So Shi Te

2-22-15 Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku,

Tokyo Japan 107–0062

03-3401-0922

The shop is only 1min walk from Gaienmae station exit 1b on Ginza line.

http://www.mabysoshite.com/access/access01

Should you have any queires or if you are interested in purchasing any of his works, please feel free to contact us. We can also ship them overseas by EMS after confirming your payment by Paypal.

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