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Jar

Artist:
Tsujimura Shirō (Japanese, born 1947)
Period:
Heisei period (1989–present)
Date:
2001
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Stoneware with natural ash glaze
Dimensions:
H. 20 in. (50.8 cm); Diam. 18 11/16 in. (47.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of The Shigeyoshi Suzuki Collection of the Works of Shirō Tsujimura, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.437a, b
Rights and Reproduction:
© Tsujimura Shirô
Not on view
Marking: The potter's mark was incised in the lower part of the vessel.
New York. Kokon, Inc. "Clay's Life through Fire," May 28, 2003–June 23, 2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Graceful Gestures: Two Decades of Collecting Japanese Art," 2007.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Drama of Eyes and Hands: Sharaku's Portraits of Kabuki Actors," September 20, 2007–March 24, 2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "No Ordinary Mortals: The Human Figure in Japanese Art," 2007–2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Ukiyo-e Artists' Responses to Romantic Legends of Two Brothers: Narihira and Yukihira," March 27, 2008–June 8, 2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Animals, Birds, Insects, and Marine Life in Japanese Art," June 26, 2008–November 30, 2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Mandalas: Emanations and Avatars," June 18, 2009–November 30, 2009.

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