photographed 9/7/2021
photographed 9/7/2021

Dish with Pale Blue-Green Glaze


Artist
Hiroaki Tsutsui (Japanese, b. 1951)
Date
Ca. 1970s-80s
Medium
Ceramic
Dimensions
Work : 1 1/2 x 14 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. (3.81 x 37.47 x 37.47 cm)
Credit Line
Gift of Maurice Kawashima
Object Number
1990.3.13

Label
Artist Hiroaki Tsutsui excels at creating exquisitely potted porcelain vessels decorated with subtly colored transparent glazes that bring out the natural beauty of the clay and the form. The glaze on this dish is called seihaku, meaning blueish white. It is derived from Chinese glazes originally invented in the 11th century.

Object Type
Ceramic