Lacquer with calculated color contrast and layering
”When I heard lacquer, I didn’t imagine anything 3 dimensional. ”
Another thing which surprised Nakata was a graceful color which again was something that one cannot imagine from the word ”lacquer”.
Expressing the techniques learned from predecessors
We observed while he carved.
The color in Matsumoto’s pieces are a result of the combination of the beauty of lacquer itself and science.
- lacquer artist Tatsuya Matsumoto
- Matsudo, Chiba