An image of Vase with pale green glaze

Shiga Shigeo

(Japan, Australia 1928 – 2011)

Vase with pale green glaze

Other titles:
Vase
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
20th century
Media
Ceramic
Medium
stoneware
Dimensions
25.0 x 15.2 cm
Signature & date

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

Credit
Gift of Mr Mizoguchi Consul General of Japan 1981
Accession number
200.1981
Copyright
© SHIGA Shigeo