Item number: 58312
A modern Britannia silver “Craggy Mountain Vessel” vase,
Edinburgh 2017 by Yusuke Yamamoto
Standing on a flat base, the body decorated over its entire surface with matt hammered facets, the convex wall ending in the flared upper edge.
Exceptional, modern work in the outstanding realisation being characteristic of Yamamoto.
Circa 18 cm / 7.08″ tall, circa 16 cm / 6.29″ diameter (at the widest point); 795.0 g / 25.55 oz
The artist-silversmith Yusuke Yamamoto
Yusuke Yamamoto studied from 2000 – 2004 at the Musashino Art University in Tokyo and perfected his technical skills in countless courses and private lessons, including in the workshops of Malcolm Appleby and Ray Walton. As a specialist in the field of silversmithing and surface design, he became also assistant in the class for metalwork at Musashino Art University from 2005 – 2010 and a guest lecturer at the Glasgow School of Art from 2012 – 2014. From 2010 – 2012 he was in artistic collaboration with Hiroshi Suzuki for whom he was responsible of surface treatment. Yusuke Yamamoto’s highest level of craftsmanship in surface design is on the one hand in the tradition of Japanese silversmithing and yet still has its own signature, coupled with an inconceivable perfection.
Any other decoration is shown for illustrational purposes only and does not form part of the offer.