Karatsu ware jar
NAKAZATO Tarôemon XIII
1923 - 2009
Tataki Karatsu ware jar
Place where the work was made
Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → Japan
33.6 x 33.5 cm
Signature & date
Signed and dated on base, in Japanese, incised "Shôwa gojû-roku nen shigatsu jû-san nichi jû-dai Nakazato Tarôemon [13th April 1981 Nakazato Tarôemon X (the tenth)]".
Gift of Rev. Muneharu Kurozumi 1981
Not on display
Where the work was made
Referenced in 2 publications
Jackie Menzies, Contemporary Japanese Ceramics, Sydney, 1991, 3, 6 (illus.). cat.no. 20
Jackie Menzies and Edmund Capon AM, OBE, Asian Collection Handbook, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Japanese Art', pg. 70-82, Sydney, 1990, 73 (colour illus.).