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Detail
Detail
artist :SAEGUSA, SOTARO
age :contemporary
size :H 14.5 x W 16 x D 23.5 (cm)
size :H 5 3/4" x W 6 1/4" x D 9 1/4" (inch)
Incense burner with green color baked onto the surface, in the shape of an origami paper craft crane. Cranes in Japan connote peace, longevity, and a happy marriage, so crane-shaped items are ideal gifts for all occasions.
The back of the crane comes off to clean out the ashes. Of course, it can just be enjoyed as an ornament. Comes with a black, resin base and a in a gift box. Easy-care by occasional wiping with a dry cloth.
 
About the artist
- Awards-
The 15th Imperial Exhibition Sculpture Division.
The 8th Kozosha Exhibition Paintings Division in 1934.
The Chunichi Award, The Japan Fine Arts Exhibition at Nagoya in 1958.
The Tokyo Governor's Award, 65th Shin Kozo Exhibition Sculpture Division for the work "Iku" in 1993.
Minister of Education Encouragement Award, 71st Shin Kozo Exhibition Sculpture Division for the work "Still Life" in 1999
-Membership-
Japan Artists' Association.
Shin Kozo Exhibition Paintings Division.
Nagoya Fine Arts University Honorary Professor