24246 河井寛次郎 彩碗(つね識) KAWAI Kanjiro
Height 8.1 cm
Diameter 15.4 cm
Together with masters such as Soetsu Yanagi and Shoji Hamada, who represent the Japanese folk crafts, and Kenkichi Tomimoto and Tatsuaki Kuroda, who represent modern Japanese crafts, they have laid the foundations of the Japanese folk crafts and played an active role as the central figure. ..
Kanjiro Kawai, a master of the Japanese folk art world who has been highly acclaimed worldwide, has pioneered a new frontier in modern ceramic art with a profound and simple style pursuing "beauty of use" and won the Milan International Exhibition Grand Prize.