Lot 36    

Jun Isezaki (1936; Japan)
11/7/2014 - Modern Ceramics and 20th Century Art: Live Salesroom Auction
Exceptional Round Wood-fired Vase
Wood-fired Stoneware; ht. 11, dia. 10.5 in. 
Includes artist signed box. 
Isezaki, the second son of potter Isezaki Yozan, is one of the most renowned masters of Bizen pottery, a traditional ware that emerged nearly a thousand years ago in the Inde district of Bizen, Okayama prefecture. He is the fifth artist of Bizen pottery to be designated a Living National Treasure by Japan’s Agency for Cultural Affairs.
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