Toshiko Takaezu

(American, 1922-2011)


Diameter: 43.7 cm (17 3/16 in.)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Friedman 1997.22


This square bowl designed by Toshiko Takaezu reflects the artist's desire to elevate form over function in her ceramic vessels. Here, both the shape and shallow walls of the bowl reduce its utilitarian purpose.

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Decorative Arts
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