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

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

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)