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A collaboration with Kyoto’s finest exponents of urushi and maki-e artistry draws from traditional beliefs about luck and prosperity. Master-painters sprinkle silver and gold over a series of exclusive compositions from an atelier that has been practising its craft since 1661. Bamboo, folding fans and vortices are among the elements brought to life through lost wax casting, vermeil and hand-enamelling.
8 Fountain Pens, Leo
8 Fountain Pens, Tiger
8 Fountain Pens, Bat
8 Fountain Pens, Phoenix
8 Fountain Pens, Sparrow
8 Fountain Pens, Snake
8 Fountain Pens, Crane
8 Fountain Pens, Peacock
Located in Kyoto, Zohiko has been practising its craft since 1661. With a reputation as Japan’s leading purveyors of fine lacquerware, many of its creations reside in the collections of the Imperial Court.
Vitality and good health are inspired by hebi’s capacity for rebirth and survival.
Appearing only at times of peace and prosperity, houou is a harbinger of new beginnings.
Phonetic resemblance to the words for happiness and protection make koumuri a good omen.
Compassion and kindness radiate through the companion of Kannon, Goddess of Mercy.
Guardians of temples throughout Asia, the shishi is a pillar of strength and protection.
Suzume’s resilience in winter make it an emblem of familial harmony and good fortune.
The guardian of the west personifies qualities of bravery, strength and determination.
Japan’s graceful national bird embodies virtues of longevity, fidelity and good fortune.
Every artwork created for our rare kitcho (‘lucky omens’) collection has been selected and supervised by 10th generation owner, Tsuyoshi Nishimura.
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