Iridescent-Faceted Vase

Copied Hiroshi Sueyoshi, Iridescent-Faceted Vase, 1977, colored porcelain and glaze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1985.1

Artwork Details

Title
Iridescent-Faceted Vase
Date
1977
Dimensions
8 348 14 in. (22.321.0 cm.) diam.
Credit Line
Gift of the artist
Mediums
Mediums Description
colored porcelain and glaze
Classifications
Object Number
1985.1

Artwork Description

Hiroshi Sueyoshi uses the neriage technique of stacking and kneading bands of colored porcelain then carving out facets to reveal marbleized patterns. This petite vase assumes a shimmering, otherworldly character.


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