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Jar

Jar

  • Place of origin:

    Kyoto (made)

  • Date:

    About 1935 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kawai, Kanjiro, born 1890 - died 1966 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, finger-wiped slip decoration under a clear glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Contemporary Art Society through Ernest Marsh

  • Museum number:

    C.32-1943

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 142, The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Gallery, case 8, shelf 4

Physical description

Brown stoneware jar with grey slip decoration of finger-wiped arcs under a clear glaze

Place of Origin

Kyoto (made)

Date

About 1935 (made)

Artist/maker

Kawai, Kanjiro, born 1890 - died 1966 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, finger-wiped slip decoration under a clear glaze

Dimensions

Height: 17.1 cm, Width: 17.1 cm

Descriptive line

Brown stoneware jar with grey slip decoration of finger-wiped arcs under a clear glaze, by Kawai Kanjiro, Japan, 1935

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

**Contemporary Arts Society catalogue no. 102
***

Labels and date

Jar
Stoneware with decoration of grey finger-wiped slip under a clear glaze
by Kawai Kanjiro
JAPANESE; c.1935
C.32-1943
Given by the Contemporary Arts Society []

Production Note

Biographical reference: L. P. Roberts, 'Dictionary of Japanese Artists', (New York/Tokyo, 1976), p.72: Gisela Jahn and Anette Petersen-Brandhorst, 'Erde und Feuer', Deutsches Museum (Munich, 1984), pp.213 - 215
Kyoto

Materials

Stoneware; Slip

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware; Studio Pottery

Collection

East Asia Collection

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