All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1346239 (stock #k35)
Redhead
$125.00
This lovely porcelain piece was hand decorated in Limoges France. The workmanship is excellent -many tiny details with vivid colors.The soldier box is banded with soft textured brass with a hinge. Inside the box is the Limoges information. The item is 4" tall and the pedestal is 1 1/2" round. This item is free of any chips or cracks-pristine! A wonderful gift idea.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 2000 item #1345707 (stock #1054)
A porcelain bowl by Living National Treasure Tokuda Yasokichi III enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled simply Chawan. It is 4-1/2 inches (11.5 cm) diameter, 3-1/4 inches (8 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
Designated Living National Treasure in 1997 for his supremacy in the use of Kutani glazes, Tokuda Yasokichi III, (Masahiko, 1933-2009) went a step further than many National Treasures by broadening his spectrum with a new style of Kutani ware...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1345626 (stock #YY-50)
Oriental Treasure Box
Price on Request
Japanese late 20th century porcelain vase with tall slender neck by SAIYOU kiln artist SADAMATSU ZENJI. SADAMATSU ZENJI was born in 1948 and is still active today. He has exhibited at NITTEN exhibition for 9 years continuously from 2001 to 2009. He has also exhibited at the Kyushu Yamaguchi Ceramics show, along with Asia Traditional Crafts Show. He works out of a kiln called SAIYOU. The vase comes with TOMOBAKO or original artist signed wooden storage box...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 2000 item #1323737 (stock #1242)
Dragon's Pearl
$1,950.00
A great globular vase with a small sprout of Kutani porcelain made by Tokuda Yasokichi III (1933–2009) strikingly decorated with white, gradations of green, deep purple and light & dark blue glazes in saiyu technique. Fully signed & impressed mark: Kutani Masahiko...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1307519 (stock #4338)
A striking porcelain double gourd vase by the eminent Kutani potter Matsumoto Saichi V The tall shape has four raised ribs on the matt buff/white glazed body, the bottom gourd boldly painted with sets of green stripes on a tan ground. The buff/white glaze is curious, on close inspection it looks like crushed oyster shell. Signed on the base. The vase comes with its original signed and inscribed box.

Approximately 31.7 cm high...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1292802
Meiji Bijutsu
$740.00
A beautiful sometsuke plate made by Kondo Yuzo.

Kondo Yuzo (1902-1985) is one of the best-known Japanese potters of the 20th century. Born in Kyoto, his kiln was in the famous Kiyomizu temple area...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1280877 (stock #1076)
Dragon's Pearl
$2,200.00
An abstract sculpture made of fused, oblong and un-glazed porcelain tubes. The piece has been modified by willful hammering to provide it with the desired shape. Signed and dated: Takeuchi Kouzo (b. 1977), a unique piece in the ‘Modern Remains’ series (2009). A graduate of Osaka University of Arts in 2001 Takeuchi has quickly become one of the leading exponents of contemporary ceramic art in Japan with several international exhibitions and commissions to his name...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1194138 (stock #811)
Dragon's Pearl
$1,000.00
$ 1,000
A large water bowl (mizusaki) of irregular shape for use in tea ceremony with a small sprout. Signed: Kato Tsubusa (b. 1962), a well-established ceramic artist from Tajimi. Kato started exhibiting his works in 1984 and has participated in many competitions and exhibitions in Japan and abroad. Known for his combination of delicate, almost ethereal, pale, bluish celadon glazes on rough porcelain, his pieces have a singular character and highly aesthetic quality to them. H 10.5 cm, W 20 cm...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1182432 (stock ##7158)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$295.00
Lyrical and whimsical porcelain tsubo by Ishira Akira with overglaze enamels in red, yellow, green and Persian blue decorating the pure white surface. The surface is covered in red enamel, aka-e style creating a floral framework for the three rabbits articulated around the circumference of the pot with accents in other shades of enamel. The brushwork is easily seen and studied and shows a delft and exceedingly experienced hand.

Ishira Akira (b...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 2000 item #1177001 (stock #765)
Dragon's Pearl
$500.00
A tea bowl (chawan) of porcelain decorated with an unusual, crystalline, golden glaze with small specks of Prussian blue. Made by the important, modern pottery artist Morino Hiroaki Taimei (b. 1934), known for his abstractly decorated and unique pieces. Signed at the bottom. The bowl comes w. a fully signed kiri-box. Heisei, c. 1990. H 7.5 cm, D 11.5 cm. Condition: Perfect but for a few, minute chips to foot rim that do not in any way detract from the beauty of the piece.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1176576 (stock #HN-16, HN-17)
Shinogi (faceted) Soba Choko (noodle dipping sauce cups) or Tea Cups (2), porcelain, by Hanako Nakazato; Union, Maine and Karatsu, Japan. H. 2.375"(6cm) x Dia. 3.625"(9cm.) Hanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. The Nakazato family is a well-known pottery family in Karatsu, Saga Prefecture, with the 12th generation Nakazato Taroemon being designated a National Living Treasure for Karatsu ceramics. Hanako moved to the US at age 16 to pursue her education...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 2000 item #1121712 (stock #652)
Dragon's Pearl
$980.00
A very elegant porcelain vase of ovoid form w. a small opening covered all-over in a deep, mottled red-purple glaze. Signed by famous ceramic maker Yasuaki Maeda (b. 1937),* one of the leading artists in the modern revival of Arita porcelain. The vase is accompanied by a signed kiri-box. Made ca. 1990. H 24 cm, D 15 cm. Condition: Perfect. * Yasuaki Maeda’s works have been accepted for participation in the yearly Japan Fine Arts Exhibition (Nitten) many times and received a number of awards....
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #934078 (stock ##4143)
Take-sugata, bamboo formed chawan with haiyu ash glaze over the ridged and stamped form

Porcelain and glazes

4.75" x 4"

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1990 item #358422 (stock #C/P 015)
Tall shape, beautiful white glaze, painted in red, blue, gray, pale yellow and green overglaze enamels with a spray of three flowering roses. Two thin red lines around the foot ring. Signed in red inside the foot rim with the artist’s signature MASASHI. Purchased in Japan around 1985. Height 2” (5.2 cm), diameter approx. 2“ (5 cm). Perfect condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako), 2 7/8 x 2 ¾ x 2 ¾” (7.7 x 7.2 x 7.2 cm). Inscribed on the lid nishiki (brocade) gui-nomi (wine cup...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 2000 item #1345573 (stock #1053)
Gold seems to shatter into a thousand shards on the deep green and lavender surface of this large vase by Ono Hakuko enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 11 inches (27 cm) tall and in fine condition.
From Aichi prefecture, Hakuko was trained by her father initially in the ceramic arts. However she was most strongly influenced by the great experimentive artist Kato Hajime (1901-1968) and his work with gold. This affected her own style deeply, and it can be said that she carri...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1330049 (stock #962)
Alternating stripes of underglaze cobalt and applied gold decorate this small porcelain box made to hold incense by Ono Hakuko enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 2 inches square (5 cm) and in excellent condition.
From Aichi prefecture, Hakuko was trained by her father initially in the ceramic arts. However she was most strongly influenced by the great experimentive artist Kato Hajime (1901-1968) and his work with gold. This affected her own style deeply, and it can be said...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 2000 item #1320665 (stock #928)
A sometsuke vase titled Time and Space by Kondo Takahiro published in the retrospective hard cover book “Kondo Takahiro ‘91-‘99” and enclosed in the original signed wooden box with exhibitions labels attached. It is 21 x 14 x 17 cm (8 x 5-1/2 x 7 inches). This piece was used as the cover of the book which is included with the sale.
Takahiro (b. 1958) was born the grandson of Living National Treasure Kondo Yuzo. However he graduated Hosei University not with a degree in sculpture...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1309253 (stock #TRC1506)
A work of perfection by one of Japan’s most admired ceramic artists. This piece by Nakajima Hiroshi demonstrates his mastery of the art of celadon pottery.

Born in 1941 in Hiroshima prefecture, at the age of 28 he established his own kiln and became an independent potter. 1n 1977 he received honorable mention in the Japan Tradional Applied Fine Arts Exhibition. In 1983 he received the Prime Minister’s Award at the first annual Western Japan Ceramic Fair and later in 1983 he was ...