Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Black teabowl, raku ware, by Hosokawa Morihiro (born 1938), Japan. Heisei period (1989–), 2007. Glazed earthenware. Collection of the artist, H2. © Shinchōsha Publishing Co, Ltd. Photo by Nonaka Akio.

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2 comments:

Maggie said...

That's a marvelous bowl. Raku?

namastenancy said...

Yes, it's raku and made by Hosokawa Morihori, a former prime minister of Japan and now a renowned calligrapher and ceramicist.