Shigeru was born in 1925 in Seto City. He was a member of the long established Akatsu family of potters and his father was the famous
Yamaguchi Jotetsu I. A title that his elder
This chawan has a white shino glazed with underglaze painted decoration and
Yamaguchi san has carried out some shaping by cutting. The chawan does not
appear to have been used but the box shows some staining.