Bone China Sake Cups - "Seasonal Treasures-Summer Bamboo" (Set of 2)


Material: Crystal Glass and Bone China
Technique: Pate de Verre
Size: 2.83W x 2.83L x 2.09H inches (each)
Limited Edition: Unlimited
Note: As the art pieces are individually hand-made, the color and dimensions will vary slightly.

The timeless motif of the "four gentlemen" in classical Chinese art has long been revered as a symbol of the changing seasons. Representing the cycle of nature, the Peony, Bamboo, Chrysanthemum, and Plum Blossom encapsulate the essence of spring, summer, autumn, and winter, respectively. Since the Song Dynasty, these floral treasures have graced artistic masterpieces, each possessing its own unique power and significance.

Drawing inspiration from the intrinsic qualities of these revered plants, LIULI Living presents a captivating interpretation in the form of "Seasonal Treasures." This collection embraces the harmonious fusion of art and everyday life, elevating the act of drinking into a transformative experience.

Crafted with meticulous care, each piece within the collection is individually handmade, a testament to the artisan's commitment to excellence. Using the traditional technique of Pate de Verre, colored crystal glass is carefully cast to capture the delicate hues and intricate details of the flora. Authentic ox-bone china adds a touch of authenticity, enhancing the artistry and elegance of the collection.

"Seasonal Treasures" by LIULI Living invites you to immerse yourself in the enchanting world of classical Chinese art. Indulge in the beauty of the four gentlemen as you savor your favorite beverages, bringing a touch of artistic sophistication to your daily rituals. Allow the essence of each season to infuse your moments, evoking a deep appreciation for the timeless connection between nature and artistic expression.

Design Concept:

In the realm of LIULIGONGFANG, the artistry of "A Drink To Virtue" unfolds, drawing inspiration from the revered Eastern four gentlemen flowers: plum, orchid, bamboo, and chrysanthemum. Rooted in the profound philosophy of the "four aggregates generate myriads of phenomena" from the I-Ching, or the Book of Changes, this exquisite creation weaves a narrative that embraces the interconnectedness of nature and existence.

Guided by the ever-changing seasons, the design of "Seasonal Treasures" takes center stage, illuminating the inherent powers embodied by each floral emblem. Spring brings forth the graceful orchid, symbolizing influence; summer unveils the resilient bamboo, representing growth; autumn reveals the serene chrysanthemum, embodying self-control; and winter showcases the resolute plum, exuding vitality. These four plants stand as beacons of wisdom and power, encapsulating the essence of the human journey.

Through meticulous craftsmanship and profound artistic vision, "A Drink To Virtue" and "Seasonal Treasures" unite the splendor of nature and the richness of human experience. Immerse yourself in the ethereal beauty of these designs, and let the essence of the four gentlemen flowers awaken a deeper connection to the cycles of life and the profound energies that shape our existence.


Come in a set of 2 pieces


Represents growth