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Title

Bizen ware flat jug

1963

Artist

Ishii Furō

Japan

1899 - 1964

No image
  • Details

    Other Title
    Bowl
    Alternative title
    Bizen hira mizusashi
    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → Japan
    Date
    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
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    EC1.1963
    Artist information
    Ishii Furō

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

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