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Collection

ISHII Furô

(Japan 1899 – 1964)

Title
Bizen ware flat jug
Other titles:
Bowl
Alternative title:
Bizen hira mizusashi
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → Japan
Year
1963
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
stoneware
Dimensions

9.5 x 30.2 cm

Signature & date
Signed on lid [NWA box], in Japanese, inscribed in ink"Jûyô mukei bunkazai [An important intangible cultural asset] Ishii Furô" [and artist' seal]. Not dated. Signed at foot, incised "[artist's mark]". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of the artist 1963
Accession number
EC1.1963
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Peter Rushforth, Hemisphere, The Artist Potters of Japan, May 1964, 21 [illus.].