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Mashiko wareLiving National TreasureTatsuzo Shimaoka島岡 達三

島岡 達三

Tatsuzo Shimaoka

Mashiko ware  1919-2007

Living National Treasure

After studying under Hamada Shoji, Shimaoka Tatsuzo built a kiln in Mashiko, where he created the Jomon Zogan technique. The powerful and beautiful artworks made with this technique have been highly regarded both in Japan and abroad, and in 1996, Shimaoka was designated a Living National Treasure.


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