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Title

Bizen ware flat jug

1963


Artist

Ishii Furô

Japan

1899 - 1964


Details


Other Title

Bowl


Alternative title

Bizen hira mizusashi


Place where the work was made

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 Furô

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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