Kawai Takeichi,
Tall Vase

Slab-molded, ash-glazed vase, decorated with drip details (uchikaké) of iron, cobalt, and copper, which produce evocative expressionist splashes of color. The vase is tall enough to accommodate arrangements with long-stemmed flowers. 

Tomobako with artist's signature and seal

c. 1970-1980s

Size: 11.75H x 4L x 4W inches / 30H x 10.2L x 10.2W cm
Weight: 4 lb / 1.8 kg alone; 5 lb / 2.3 kg with tomobako

SOLD - thank you