Kiyoshi Hara

Large jar with iron glaze and design of bird on a small branch.

  • Ceramics
  • Presented in 2013
  • H 35.0 / ø 37.5 cm
  • Sold Out

Category Ceramics
Year Presented 2013
Dimensions H 35.0 / ø 37.5 cm
Exhibition The 60th Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition

  • Iron glaze

    Iron glaze (tetsuyū) refers to a broad category of iron-rich ceramic glazes. Depending on the iron content, these glazes can produce colors ranging from black to brown to amber. Blackish glazes with around five percent iron content are known as Tenmoku (Ch. Jian ware) glazes.

Living National Treasure Kiyoshi Hara

photo Kiyoshi Hara

Lifework: iron glazed ceramics, bluish opaque glazed ceramics etc.