Treasure White Porcelain Gaiwan Masterpiece Relief Mountain Landscape 浮雕溪山盖碗
A one-of-a-kind treasure that represents the pinnacle of Jingdezhen's porcelain craftsmanship, incorporating high quality raw materials and stringent firing requirements, and masterfully designed and finished at a top local art studio. This piece is 100% handcrafted, fully carved with meticulous detail, authentic high quality clay that exhibiting the luminescence that is characteristic of top quality porcelain. It is truly a magnificent and exquisite piece of art work.
This gaiwan features a classic mountain landscape that is a popular theme in traditional Chinese art, poetry, and paintings. In the body of the gaiwan, you see meticulously detailed micro carved landscape at every angle, distant mountains and water, houses and trees, half moon, and a man walking on the bridge. On the base, it is carved with a man driving a boat towards the water bank. On the lid of the gaiwan, there is carved with classic style of clouds represents the sky. The three piece together, it reveals the ancient Chinese philosophy of serenity and harmony between man and nature.
This type of porcelain called Ying Qing Ci, off white with a slight blue undertone, is made from the highest quality clay, which requires master-level skills to fire successfully. Fine porcelain can enhance the flavor of the tea. This gaiwan is also called budda's belly, meant to contain large tea leaves and allow the leaves fully open and brew. The wide rim is also designed for easy handling and holding, make it easy and comfortable to hold and brew the tea. A piece of art, simply stunning! It will surely enrich your tea experience, and is a great investment for your tea ware collection.
Capacity: 220ml, ships in an exquisite box.