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HAMADA TOMOO

(Japanese, b.1967)
Mashiko style Violin Jar
Stoneware, layered persimmon over iron glazes, two white crescents with 'Okinawa' style red and green designs and a band of red and black linear design front and back emphasising the violin inspired form, together with a signed wooden Box
H 25cm, W 17cm, D 14cm
PROVENANCE: Private Collection, Paris
BIOGRAPHY: Grandson of Hamada Shoji, Tomoo learnt his craft from infancy, spending his time in the studio of his father and grandfather. Despite the dominance Hamada Shoji has had on the type of ceramics produced at Mashiko, Tomoo has developed a personal style whilst maintaining the traditional techniques of Mashiko ware and has been established as an independent potter since 1994.

CONDITION: Perfect condition with no damage or restoration

Estimate :

£600 - £800

SOLD

Hammer Price:

£550

Bidding Ended :

Thursday, 5 November 2015 11:04:00

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