Born 1946 & Died young for Liver Cancer. A true Tragedy for the Eldest son of Miwa XI & The Future of Hagi
eleven generations Miwa Kyuyuki (Hisashiyuki) second son was born in Hagi,
passed away at 52 years of age July 21 Eizo was born the second son of Living National Treasure Miwa Kyusetsu XI. He graduated the Private Musashino Art University and was a member of Japanese Traditioanl Crafts Society, often displayed at their National Exhibtion (Nihon Dento Togeiten). He was recipient of top prize at the Tanabe Museums prestigious Modern Tea Forms Exhibition (Gendai Cha no Yu Zokei Ten). He is held in the collection of the British Museum among others. Unfortunately he died in 1999 at the early age of fifty two. His brother Ryosaku succeeded the family name as Miwa Kyusetsu XII.