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Studio Ceramics & Modern Design(#201) 30/04/2021 10:00 AM GMT+1 CLOSED

Lot 24 of 493: TOYOZO ARAKAWA (1894-1985); a stoneware chawan covered in pitted shino glaze, incised mark, diameter 14cm, with signed box, Shifuku and four matching pillows. Toyozo Arakawa rediscovered the techniques of manufacturing shino glazes first perfected during the Momoyama and Edo periods. He also proved that these legendary ceramics originated in his native Mino province (not Seto as previously believed), and was responsible for the revival of the Mino kilns. He lived and worked in Mino, near Nagoy

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Lot closed - Winning bid:£2,150
Estimate: £350 - £450

Studio Ceramics & Modern Design(#201)  30/04/2021 10:00 AM GMT+1  CLOSED