Black and White Brushstroke Bowl
One of a kind ceramic bowls by Florence Penault. These are all finished with a dark glaze onto which a lose white brushstroke is artfully applied. Glossy finish. The finished glaze is reminiscent of a 14th century Korean technique, called Buncheong. Slightly oval shapes (see dimension below) with a bit of a rough finish on the inside (still food safe). Sold individually.
Florence resides between France, Connecticut and Boston. Of her work, she says:
"My influence is certainly Asian. I made several trips to Japan but I have been
mostly influenced by the Korean aesthetic. While in Osaka I saw a simple and humble piece in the Osaka’s museum of ceramics which broke my heart. Well, there were two. One was a black gourd from Korea, the other a white vase, also from Korea, not even regular or symmetrical but full of elegance in its simplicity. It was a lesson than I humbly try to follow. (...) I like minimalism and simplicity and give priority to the shape of a piece so the decoration is secondary. And if I put a decoration, I find inspiration in my everyday life in France and in nature and like keep it simple. "
Dimensions (may vary slightly):
Extra Small: 5.5 in. w at widest point x 1.75 in. h
Small: 5.5 in. w at widest point x 2.75 in. h
Medium: 6.75 in. w at widest point x 3.5 in. h
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