|Stockno.:||K16-064||Artist:||Kōji Hatakeyama (1956 - )||Description: ||Bronze usuchaki (container for matcha tea) with silver-leaf interior.
With original box, signed and seal Koji Hatakeyama. Including sealed wrapping cloth.
Born in Takaoka, Toyama, Hatakeyama studied metalwork at Kanazawa College of Art, and chose the method of metal casting –pouring molten metal into a mold. He decorated this octagonal box with abstract patterns resembling a landscape. His works are in various international museums, for example in the V&A in London and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
||Signed:||With original box, signed and seal Koji Hatakeyama.||Size:||7.1 cm (height) 6.3 cm (diameter) ||Condition:||Price:||€ 1650||Reference:|