Japanese earthenware TEA BOWL with a stamped signature from the artist ("Ando")with a signed and sealed (outside and inside) kiri wood box. The TEA BOWL has an interesting pale lavender color glaze with stamped designs around the outer rim. Very attractive and would make a nice inexpensive gift for the holidays! 4.5 inches (11.3 cm) x 3 inches (7.5 cm) Condition is perfect. Circa: 1960-1970.
Japanese, Earthenware Misozashi with Lid and impressed Kiln Mark on base.(6"x 5.5" diameter) There is also brown bowl (3.5" x 6") for the tea leaves after the tea is made; and an off-white tea bowl with a green bamboo leaf decoration. (2.25" x 5.5") All of these ceramics are Studio ware made in the 60's -1970's. There is also a very attractive kiriwood box with handle for the three ceramic pieces. (17.5" in height x 7.5" x 7.5")All in excelle ...click for details
Sliding Japanese REED and cedar wood doors, a matched set of four (4) all with the same grass blowing in the wind decoration on the main cross panel. Real bamboo inset for sliding the door by hand. Exquisitely colored and matched reeds make these doors especially "Shibui." There is a front(see enlargement#2 & 3) and a back side(enlargement #4 & 5) for these doors, please look at the enlargements!Metal stands are available for an additional cost which can be used to keep one or ...click for details
Japanese porcelain TEA CONTAINER(Chatsubo) with wooden and cork lid well potted with a pale sea-green glaze. Height is 7 inches or 17.8 cms. Circa: 1930's. Condition is excellent. No chips, cracks, fritting or restorations.
Japanese reddish-orange lacquer TEA JAR and LID with black lacquer inside the wooden container. Condition is fair, with one slight rim flake on the edge of the lid and not visable when the jar is closed. Circa:1950-70. Height is 2 5/8 inches with a diameter of 2.5 inches at the top and 1.75 inches at the bottom.
Japanese porcelain TEA CUP TRIVET of three (3) girls dancing holding hands in a circle (Chinese Style with their hair in the classical bun style) Beautiful pale celadon glaze. Condition is perfect. Dimensions are
1.85 inches in height x 2.5 inch diameter.
Japanese Screen, all cedar wood (Keyaki) construction with Shoji paper and brass hinges. Each panel is 37" in height and 18" in width. The overall length is 72" and the height is the same 37" Circa pre 1970.
Japnease earthenware TEA BOWL (Cup) with an incised artist's mark ("Hangetsu") and a signed kiriwood box. This strikingly beautiful TEA BOWL has a soft "dreamlike" glaze which emulates marble.
Well potted this would make a wonderful present for someone who wants to actually drink green tea in a Japanese Tea Bowl! Dimensions: 4 5.8 inches (11.5 cm) x 2 5/8 inches (6.7 cm) No chips, cracks or restorations. Perfect condition. Circa: 1960-70.