Kutani Ikkou part 2(or, The Best Co-op Ever!)

Beautiful pots

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Okay, so maybe “The Best Co-op Ever!” is a bit of hyperbole. But, when I saw this two pot set from two of my favorite artists, I almost fainted dead away.

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The two pot set, and the signature and stamp on the bottom of each. The painted signature is, of course, Kutani Ikko. The stamp? Bushuan, Shigeru Fukuda.

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From the four sides.

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Some detail shots. The shading and brushwork is incredible.

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The 5 color, from four sides.

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Like most Kutani Ikko, the detail is really first rate. A more typical subject matter for Kutani Yaki on this piece.

I make no secret here that Bushuan is one of my favorite potters, so to see a collaboration with one of my favorite contemporary painters is something special! While I have you, let’s look at
Some More Kutani Ikko
You can refer back in the Table of Contents to the first post…

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