Sakaida Kakiemon XIV

 

 

Age: 78

 

Summary: Japanese eminent potter and ceramicist who was a member of the 14th generation of the Kakiemon family but maintained the tradition of Kakiemon-style enameled ceramics and was recently interviews as an expert for A History of the World in 100 Objects on a joint project of BBC Radio 4 and the British Museum.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: August 26, 1934

 

Died: June 15, 2013

 

Location: Saga, Japan