Bizen—Saint’s Garment—Kaneshige Kosuke
RYYG has seen a few of this series from Kaneshige Kosuke yet none this size. In 2012 Kaneshige was named an Intangible Cultural Property of Okayama. He was born in 1943, the third son of Kaneshige Toyo who was the first Bizen Living National Treasure. The Kaneshige family is one of the most illustrious family’s in all of Japanese ceramic art, ever. Kosuke has taken on a very engaging sculptural facade on much of his work, having studied the subject in Tokyo. In perfect condition with a signed box 22.2cm.tall32.6cmx24.4cm, signed on back.