Paddle-and-anvil-formed jar with kiln-change glaze

Artist: Ariyama Chōyū 有山長佑 (四代長太郎) (Japan, born 1935)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, 1985
Stoneware with iron-based glaze
H x W x D: 28.4 x 32.2 x 32.2 cm (11 3/16 x 12 11/16 x 12 11/16 in)
Japan, Kagoshima prefecture, Kagoshima
Credit Line
Gift of Masaji Yasunaga, Chairman, MYC Cultural Exchange Institute
Arthur M. Sackler Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


Japan, Satsuma ware, Chotaro type, Showa era (1926 - 1989), stoneware
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Henry Corbin, Paul Pelliot, Eustache de Lorey. Les Arts de l'Iran, l'ancienne Perse, et Bagdad. Paris. cat.16.8, p. 136.
Collection Area(s)
Contemporary Art, Japanese Art
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