Shibui Mashiko Zogan-Jar by Shimaoka Tatsuzo
Here is a very shibui Shimaoka Tatsuzo (1919-2007) jar dating to the 1970s; this shibui Shimaoka style is a RYYG favorite. It’s 28.5cm.tallx 23cm., stamped on base. Shimaoka was named a Living National Treasure in 1996 for his zogan-inlay style, seen on this work. The richly-fired guinomi is also by Shimaoka, perfect condition and is 140,000 yen, signed box.