An image of Pot with white ash glaze and oxide slip

Shiga Shigeo

(Japan, Australia 1928 – 2011)

Pot with white ash glaze and oxide slip

Other titles:
Pot
Location
Not on display
Further information

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.

Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Shôwa period 1926–1988
Year
Oct 1974
Media
Ceramic
Medium
stoneware
Dimensions
21.1 x 20.0 cm
Signature & date

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

Credit
Purchased 1974
Accession number
149.1974
Copyright
© SHIGA Shigeo