The glaze of this teapot is robust and roughly hewn, displaying a traditional Wabi Sabi effect. This work is signed: "Takao" on the base and was acquired directly from the estate of the artist.
Likely dating to the 1960's - 1970's. Approximately 14 inches long x 7 5/8 inches tall x 4 1/4 inches wide. The sale of this work will include an original 1960's promotional flyer by the artist as an assertion and representative certificate of authenticity. Please check out my other listings for more wonderful and unique artworks!
Takao Tomono (20th century) was active/lived in California / Japan. Takao Tomono is known for Etching.
Tokyo, Japan, 1958; Colorado Univ. Summer, 1965; Pomona College, Claremont, Ca. DISTINCTIONS : Pomona College Scholarship, 1966-67. Lucien Labaudt Gallery, San Francisco, 1967.Ceramic Design Show, Rio Hondo Jr. Los Angeles Printmaking Society Member Show, Inner City Gallery, L. Fifteenth Annual All California Exhibit, Laguna Beach Art Asso. EXPERIENCE : Member, Los Angeles Printmaking Society. "Takao Tomono, actor in Toho Troupe from Japan entering Pomona College, exhibited pottery in sale arranged by Pumphouse Potters, Upland, LAT, August 25, 1966, page SG 3; won the "Sub that Wouldn't Sink award at First Annual Regatta, Scripps College, LAT, June 8, 1969, page SG A 7; acts in Kabuki Theater, Pomona College, Claremont, LAT, January12, 1972, page G 9; tenor singer in the Monday Evening Concert program, LA County Museum, LAT, April 26, 1972, page H 13; participates in lecture/demonstration of Kabuki theater, at Hacienda/La Puente Unified School District, LAT, April 25, 1974, page SG 13; in charge of makeup and wigs for English version of a Kabuki play put on at Pomona College, LAT, December 7, 1977, page F 34.
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