An image of Platter with blue and mauve glaze

Shiga Shigeo

(Japan, Australia 1928 – 2011)

Platter with blue and mauve glaze

Other titles:
Platter
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
1977
Media
Ceramic
Medium
earthenware
Dimensions
10.5 x 49.3 cm
Signature & date

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

Credit
Gift of the artist 1978
Accession number
82.1978
Copyright
© SHIGA Shigeo