KAKIEMON: ONLY AN EXPORT PORCELAIN? – TAASA Review December 2014
Daniel McOwan Dish, Kakiemon ware 1680-1700, Porcelain with on-glaze and under-glaze decoration, h.
2.7 cm, Ø 20.1 cm, Valerie Sheldon Bequest, Collection Hamilton Art Gallery, Photo Patricia Begg This talk was given by Daniel McOwan, Director Hamilton Art Gallery to TAASA Ceramics Study Group Seminar `Made to Order: Trade Ceramics from East to West’ held on 9 August 2014. M y aims in this talk will be to give you a brief background to Hamilton’s collection as I am a long way from home and my presence here needs some explanation.
In addition I will explain why Hamilton organised Kakiemon in Australia this year and what this exhibition contained...