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Title

Round unglazed pot with iron oxide colouring and chattered decoration


Artist

SHIGA Shigeo

Japan, Australia

1928 - 2011


About

Shiga Shigeo is a Japanese ceramic artist who spent 13 years in New South Wales between 1966 and 1979. He first taught at the Sturt, Mittagong, and later worked at his own kiln in Terrey Hills. During the years in Australia, Shiga forged a strong working relationship with Australian potters.


Details


Place where the work was made

Balmoral Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1970


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

stoneware


Dimensions

21.8 x 23.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the artist 1997


Location

Not on display


Accession number

245.1997


Artist information

SHIGA Shigeo

Works in the collection

27


Place

Where the work was made
Balmoral

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Shiga the Potter, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Aug 1997–19 Oct 1997


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Jutta Malnic, Shiga the Potter, New York, 1983, 20, 21 (colour illus.), 71 (illus.).