Lu Yu(A.D. 728-804). Also named Ji, was born in Jingling, Fuzhou of Tang (now Tianmen of Hubei Province). He was once an abondoned boy and his life was full of frustrations. He was adopted later by a Buddhist monk Zhi Ji, who was proficient in conducting ceremony. When Lu Yu was young, he was in the good graces of Li Qiwu and Cui Yuanfu who were demoted to Jingling and Lu was trained by them.After the upheaval of An and Shi, Lu Yu moved to Huzhou and later dwelled in Zhaoxi in seclusion. He got acquainted with poet and monk Jia Ran and Yan Zhenqing, the Huzhou governor and great calligrapher. He sought quietness in the time of turmoil. He dedicated himself to practice tea growing and production, and travelled Jiangnan tea producing area to investigate tea growing. Based on his tea knowledge and tea tasting experience as well on the basis of summarizing the forefathers' experiences, he wrote the “Tea Classics”, the first book on tea in the world.
Lu Yu was respectively called Lu Zi by the later generations of tea scholars. The system of Lu's scientific tea theory was called Lu's Science” and the tea merchants worshipped him as a “tea god”.
The pottery statuary was made by chinese pottery grandmaster. If you buy it, you will also get a certificate which has grandmaster's signature.
It is priceless, and worthy of collection.
This handmade pottery is priceless, but in USA dollar: $265.00
This handmade pottery is priceless, but in USA dollar: $354.00
|Height: 11 "
|Length 12.2 "
|Author: Liu Bing