Large Shino glazed stoneware vase
Price: € 475,00
Large lantern shaped stoneware vase with a stripe pattern executed in 2 different shades of Shino glaze, the vase has allover a fine craquelé. The vase is narrow at bottom and top and wide in the middle.
The stamp of the artist on the bottom.
Shino glazes are thick white glazes, with possibly red scorch marks, and a texture of small holes.
Japan has an exceptionally long and successful history of ceramic production. Earthenwares were created as early as the Jōmon period (10,500–300 BC), giving Japan one of the oldest ceramic traditions in the world. Japanese ceramists are famous for their glazes, their secret recipes are passed on from generations to generations.