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Title

Wide mouthed jar [kame]

16th century


Artist

Shigaraki ware

Japan


Details


Other Title

Shigaraki ware wide-mouthed jar 'kame'


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

16th century


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

stoneware with natural ash glaze


Dimensions

60.0 x 38.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1985


Location

Not on display


Accession number

213.1985


Artist information

Shigaraki ware

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies and Edmund Capon, Asian Collection Handbook, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Japanese Art', pg. 70-82, Sydney, 1990, 72 (colour illus.).

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Ceramics', Sydney, 2003, 261 (colour illus.).

Nihon Keizai Shinbunsha (Organiser), Shigaraki ten: tsuchi-to honoo no 800 nen, Tokyo, 1979, (illus.) not paginated. cat. no. 60. The exhibition committee consisted of: KAWAHARA Masahiko (Head, Craft Dept., Kyoto National Museum); TSUJI Seimei (Ceramics artist); NARAZAKI Shôichi (Professor, Nagoya University); HAYASHIYA Seizô (Head, Craft Dept., Tokyo National Museum)