Tray

MAKER:
Artist

Namikawa Sosuke ( Japanese, 1847 - 1910 )

DATE:
c. 1895–1900
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General Description

Namikawa Sosuke used a painting of birds by Watanabe Seitei (1851-1918) as inspiration for his work in wireless cloisonne. While Sosuke did not invent the technique of using enamel without the wire "cloisons" before firing, he did perfect it.

Excerpt from

  • DMA Label text, John R. Young Collection, 2018.