Shallow bowl with unglazed foot. Body of the bowl is decorated with a brown glaze, with circular area on interior of bowl areas where wax resist was applied and tan shows through. In these circles are painted brown stylized floral designs.
Artist Life Dates
(Tokyo, 1894 - 1978, Mashiko)
Object Creation Date
Medium and Support
stoneware with tenmoku glaze with wax resist floral roundels
The print shows a drawing of the head of an animal. Below it, "I have the right to believe freely to be a slave to no mans authority If this be heresy so be it It is still the truth to go against conscience is neither right nor safe I cannot... will not... recant Here I stand No man can command my conscience," is written.