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St Ives Pottery (Bernard Leach) - from 1920
Leach Potters/Marks Background Dating Leach  
Shinsaku Hamada (1929 -)
Copyright picture courtesy of www.japanese (2006)
Shinsaku Hamada is the second son of Shoji Hamada who helped Bernard Leach to estabish the St Ives pottery in 1920. Shinsaku also worked with Bernard leach for a short time in 1963. He has a world-wide reputation as a master potter, working from his pottery at Mashiko, Japan.

Shinsaku's work is making a guest appearance at his son Tomoo Hamada's on-line exhibition at
  Leach Pottery - Shinsaku Hamada  



Height: 8 inches

Image: May 2002, courtesy of the Leach Pottery Museum.