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Five Amazing Oribe Plates Set by Higashida Shigemasa

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Gorgeous blue over rich Oribe green glaze cover this five plates set by Higasida Shigemasa enclosed in the original signed wooden box titeld Oribe Meimei-zara. Each plate are entirely sculptural, shredded and scarred. It has a very organic feel, both from the texture and the imperfectly torn sides coated with various thicknesses of green glass, like water running over a stone surface.
Size, Each dish is roughly, D 22.0 cm H 4.0 cm
Condition, Excellent
Higashida Shigemasa was born in Hiroshima in 1955, and garnered a BA from the Shimonoseki Municipal University in 1978. Looking for an alternate path, he entered the Gifu Prefectural Technical School Ceramic Course in Tajimi in 1984, graduating in 1986. He established a studio in Tokyo, specializing in Shino and Oribe ware. He has exhibited widely both domestic and abroad in Europe and the Americas. Works by him are held in the Art Complex Museum Massachusetts, The Art Institute of Chicago, Ball State University Museum, Hamilton Art gallery and many others.