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Bizen Jar

Artist:
Harada Shūroku (Japanese, born 1941)
Period:
Heisei period (1989–present)
Date:
2004
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Stoneware with natural ash glaze and set with taiko-ishi stones
Dimensions:
H. 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm); Diam. 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, The B. D. G. Leviton Foundation Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.244
Rights and Reproduction:
© Harada Shūroku
Not on view
Inscription: Tebako signed: Shuroku
inscribed: Bizen shimatsubo (Bizen jar)

Marking: Tebako sealed: Shuroku
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Masterpieces from the Permanent Collection," July 2, 2005–November 29, 2005.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Spring and Summer," December 17, 2005–June 4, 2006.

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