HATSUHINODE, 2016, 32cm x 41cm, Oil on Wood Canvas, Platinum, Japanese Traditional Lacquer (Urushi).
Scenery of Mt Fuji in winter. Custom made landscape. Fusion of several images provided by the client.
Hatsuhinode (初日の出) means “the first sunrise of the year”
The first sunrise of the year is considered an auspicious event. Ancient Japanese believed that Sun is one of the most important gods. It’s very sacred to celebrate the arrival of the New Year with the rising of the sun and pray for good health during the coming year. Many Japanese go to the beach or climb a mountain to witness the first sunrise of the year.
This work contains elements considered “good luck” in Japanese culture in New Year, seeing Mount Fuji and the pine that means longevity.
PLATINUM COLLECTION is the result of meticulous and delicate artwork , using PLATINUM, Japanese traditional lacquer and oils of maximum quality, resulting in a collection of unique works, using various techniques of Japanese art in fusion with the those of the European.”
Bunkamura Gallery Tokyo 2016
CERTIFICATION OF AUTHENTICITY
All the works of Sonia G Caballero are unique and exclusive pieces, carefully made with materials of the highest quality and noble metals, Platinum, 24K Gold, Silver etc. Using techniques of fine Japanese art, in fusion with Traditional European classics, give her work a unique character.
All works of Sonia G Caballero have a Certificate of Authenticity belonging to one of her Seven Collections Signed, Sealed and Numbered.