This fully hand made Jingdezhen porcelain cup and saucer is completely hand painted in traditional blue and white (qing hua) with red accent.
Bats - representing good fortune or (in Buddhism) the five blessings - fly above beautifully rendered crashing waves on both the cup and saucer.
The porcelain of this fully handmade cup and saucer is fine and lustrous, thin and translucent in the light.
Each color in this piece is fired separately. To complete the the form and painting of a fully hand made piece like this, it requires the work of many different specialized craftspeople over several days.
cup diameter : 7.5 cm
cup height : 4 cm
saucer diameter : 10 cm
saucer height : 2 cm
set height : 5.75 cm
weight : 109 g
apprx. capacity : 60 ml
origin : Jingdezhen
hand made : completely
hand painted : completely
"Each piece of hand made and hand painted Jingdezhen therefore
represents a beautiful collaboration between many different artists
and craftsmen. Through the work of a designer, the talents of many
can be organized to produce beautiful works of art that fit into the