All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Pre 2000 item #1275112 (stock #793)
An early piece from the Mudai series by Takiguchi Kazuo enclosed in the original signed wooden box. Unlike his later works which featured stone-like glazes, this glaze is soft and crinkled on the surface, like an undersea life form. It is 15-1/2 x 8 x 10 inches (39 x 20.5 x 25 cm) and is in excellent condition. Kazuo is an exceedingly sought after Kyoto artist, one of the heirs of the original Sodeisha movement...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Pre 2000 item #1272642 (stock #632)
An important work exhibited at the Nihon Shin-Kogeiten by Kawano Eichi enclosed in the original signed wooden box. The body is incredibly thick, and shows the technical skill for which Eichi has become known. How many of these models came out of the kiln cracked or split before he perfected it? The box is titled Kuro-ten no Utsuwa (Vessel with black dots) and inside the lid is written the name of the exhibition...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1271834 (stock #708)
An angular pottery form covered in Seto glaze by Kawamoto Taro enclosed in the original signed wooden box. The pierced sides are reminiscent of an oki-goro (an incense burner placed over a dish in which incense burns). It is 18 x 8 x 9 inches (46 x 20 x 23 cm) and in excellent condition, consistent with works dating from the later 80s.
Kawamoto Taro (b 1955) graduated Aichi prefectural art university in 1977...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1267004 (stock #628)
The feldspar covering this unusual torn and ragged form by Hayashi Shotaro is dominated by fire-colored red. It is quite an amazing thing to behold. The body is hollowed out from a solid block of clay, the sides cut away into an abstract star shape which has then been gouged, scraped and torn, then capped by a delicate umbrella of red-orange. It is 8 inches (19 cm) diameter, 7 inches (17 cm) tall and in excellent condition...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1258477 (stock #999)
Dragon's Pearl
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A sophisticated yet subdued flower vessel in hard-baked clay covered in gray, brown glaze with iron and incrusted cinders to emulate an ancient building fragment. Pieces of this type are typical for the Japanese artist Takeuchi Kozuo (b. 1977), otherwise well-known for his ‘Modern Remains’ in white, unglazed porcelain. The vessel can be placed in different positions. Signed box. Executed around 2011. H. 29cm, W. 22.5 cm, Deep 13 cm...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1248419 (stock #1122)
This piece was just recently displayed at the Korea Society exhibition, Korean Contemporary Ceramics, the first exhibition on this subject in New York. Kang Jong Sook is easily the most ubiquitous Korean ceramic artist in America. She has been at the forefront of the contemporary ceramic art scene in New York for two decades now. Kang has had solo exhibitions at the Hammond Museum, Montclair State University Museum, Bratislava Museum, Dai Ichi Gallery, and Tong In Gallery, among others...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Pre 2000 item #1247102
Reyne Gallery
$300.00
A beautiful Folded Teapot by Virginia Cartwright. Organic shape hand built studio ceramic teapot in matte finish colored clay with black, green, white and blue striations. Signed underneath and dated '94
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1231013 (stock #GG12-HO)
Hotei-san (Chinese=Budai) Ceramic Sculpture by George Gledhill; Payette, ID. H. 11.25"(28.5cm) x W. 12"(30.5cm.) Hotei-san is glazed in white and sculpted in sitting meditation pose, holding his prayer beads. Hotei is known as a God of Happiness and Contentment. In Japanese folklore, Hotei-san is one of the Seven Lucky Gods (Shichifukujin.) In China, legend has it that he was an eccentric Chan (Zen) monk who lived in the early 10th C...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1216719 (stock #0007)
Momoyama Gallery
$4,950.00

Perhaps you have already tried to find one of the rare pieces of Ando Minoru. I guess you did not find it on the free market. Today you will find it here.A quite spectacular vase made in the form of a dark iron glazed Tokoname pot inside a shattered crucible by multi-talented Ando Minoru enclosed in the original signed wooden box.

Intentional or not Ando is not talking. The vase certainly exudes the Japanese aesthetic of lack of intention...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1159149
Vessels.jp
95,000.00 yen
This intriguing trio of small statuettes was made by a potter named Unokawa Kazumasa, whose spiritual sensibility is reflected in his work...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1141996 (stock #GG.B.1)
Wood-fired Buddha Seated in Prayer Sculpture by George Gledhill; Payette, ID. H.6.625"(16.75cm) x W.7.25"(18.5cm) x D.4"(10cm.) There have been several influences to George Gledhill’s ceramic work. Buddhism has been a guiding force in life for many years, and George even visits local prisons to teach the Dharma to inmates. Through pottery and Buddhism, he was exposed to Tea practitioners who complimented his work and encouraged him to produce Tea wares. Their introduction to the world of Te...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1111313 (stock #624)
Dragon's Pearl
$750.00
A large and rather unusual vase of Bizen-ware in ball-shaped form by the young artist Watanabe Takuma. The piece is made by overlapping bands in low relief interspersed with sections decorated with patterns emulating weaving. It has the typical Bizen earthern colours with patches of grey. Signed mark of Takuma. Document for the piece with information on the artist. Made after 2004. H. 20 cm, D. 22 cm. Condition: Perfect. * Watanabe Takuma (b. 1968). Graduated in 1991 after which he began his app...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #987140
Vessels.jp
90,000.00 yen
I was so attracted by that objet the first time I saw it, I must have looked at it for quite some time without saying a word. The pictures are a good representation, yet do not convey the experience of being in its presence. The artist, remaining true to its cosmic connection, has created a magical, almost mystical piece.

Unokawa Kazumasa, born in Nara in 1952, not far from Kyoto, is a master craftsman of Tenmoku pottery. He never had a mentor and let “the clay, the kiln, the fire and na...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Pre 2000 item #942060 (stock #PY6307)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
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Very creative and interesting teapot representing a firewood bundle along with the three friends of winter by artist Tan Yuewei. He was born in 1959 and the winner of several awards for his teapots. In one of the logs is hiding a trapdoor spider (see enlargement 3). Teapot is marked on the bottom, at base of handle and inside lid (see enlargements 4 & 5 [shows marks on the bottom of teapot]). Measurements: Teapot approx. 3.00" tall by 7.00" wide (spout to handle) (7.62cm by 17.78cm).

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Pre 2000 item #853703 (stock #SLR 049 )
Bamboo Grove
$700.00
The strongly shaped and molded iron brown table sculpture was made by Yosuke Haruta who currently resides in southern Michigan. His signature is on the bottom. It is 14 ½” long, 9 ¼” wide and 7 ¼” high and is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Pre 2000 item #1260871 (stock #744)
An interesting Tanzaku Shaped slab of colorful clay mounted onto aluminum hanging hardware by Mihara Ken enclosed in a signed box (carboard) dating from 1996 titled Ritsu. It is 7 x 6 x 36 cm (3 x 2-1/2 x 14 inches) and is in fine condition. A Tanzaku is a pillar shaped paper card upon which is traditionally written poetry.
Mihara Ken was born in Shimane prefecture in 1958, and apprenticed under Funaki Kenji at the age of 23. He has been exhibited and or prized at the All Japan Ceramic ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1248421 (stock #1123)
Joo Ji Wan's meditative groups of celadon and white stoneware cubes reference Korea’s ancient tradition of geometric patterns in a contemporary form. This set, recently displayed at the Korea Society exhibition, Korean Contemporary Ceramics, is the last of Joo Ji Wan's iconic and widely-published ceramic cube sets, as the artist moves on to other projects and ideas. This set was featured on the cover of the exhibition catalogue. Joo Ji Wan's work was also in From The Fire: Contemporary Korean ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Pre 2000 item #1222153 (stock #682)
It is amazing the number of shades of gray playing across this simple tile-sculpture by Hayami Shiro. Just less than 2 feet (59 cm) tall. There is a small chip in the base (see photos). Due to size shipping will be accrued separately.
Hayami Shiro (b. 1927) was born in Kagawa Prefecture in 1927, and graduated the Tokushima Industrial University in 1949. His first exhibitions did not materialize until 1964, and from there he flourished. From the late 60s he began exhibiting in Nationa...