Taizo Yamada Tortoise shell pattern Long plate Japanese Ceramic art
Tortoise shell pattern Long plate
The shade similar to this tortoiseshell is an effect created with two different glazes.
This is one of his lifework.
This tortoiseshell glaze was originally born in Jiangxi's Jizhou kiln on the Southern Song dynasty in China.
This glaze of plate has his unique beautiful glow with deep glaze.
The glaze is not monotonous. A beautiful amber color floating in deep black creates exquisite contrast.
You will realize the splendor of this plate when serving dishes on this plate.
Enjoy your meal in a practical and artistic plate.
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Biography of Taizo Yamada:
In 1947, born in Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan.
In 1971, graduated from department of painting at Tama Art University, and joined Toppan Printing Co.,
Ltd. as planner/designer for printing of interior/exterior decorative materials.
In 1981, established ceramic studio Miyoshino, and started career as ceramic artist.
Length: 30.1cm (11.85inch)
Height: 3.5cm (1.37inch)
Thickness: 0.6cm (0.23inch)
total weight: 636g