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Title

Platter with blue and mauve glaze


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


Other Title

Platter


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1977


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

earthenware


Dimensions

10.5 x 49.3 cm


Signature & date

Signed foot, in Japanese, impressed "Shige [artist's stamp]" [and artist's mark]. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the artist 1978


Location

Not on display


Accession number

82.1978


Artist information

SHIGA Shigeo

Works in the collection

27


Place

Where the work was made
Japan