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Title

Floor vase with red "shino" glaze and design of incised pampas grass

1974

Artist

Shiga Shigeo

Japan, Australia

1928 - 2011

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → Japan
    Date
    1974
    Media category
    Ceramic
    Materials used
    stoneware
    Dimensions
    38.0 x 36.0 cm
    Signature & date

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

    Credit
    Purchased 1974
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    148.1974
    Copyright
    © SHIGA Shigeo

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    Shiga Shigeo

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  • 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.

  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

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