Globular Vase with Rabbit and Scrolling Floral Design


Artist
Ishira Akira (Japanese, b. 1941)
Date
1970s-80s
Medium
Glazed porcelain, enamels
Dimensions
Work : 8 x 4 x 4 in. (20.32 x 10.16 x 10.16 cm)
Credit Line
Gift of Maurice Kawashima
Object Number
1990.3.40

Label
Ishira Akira graduated from the Tokyo University of Arts in 1965, having studied with ceramics master Fujimoto Yoshimichi. He opened his own studio in 1969 and specialized in the production of enamel-decorated porcelains featuring designs with flowers, plants, birds and animals.

Object Type
Ceramic