Shimizu Kosho | Ceramic sculpture
Shimizu Kosho was chosen Abbot of Todai-ji Temple (Nara) in 1975. He remained in this position for only a rather short time, resigning in 1981. For the remaining nearly twenty years of his life, Shimizu Kosho was dedicated to the life of an artist: He was a prolific and eccentric painter, calligrapher and figurative potter.
Shimizu Kosho (1911-1999)
Height 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)
Original box (tomobako)