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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1275111 (stock #556)
Who would imagine on a visit to the far reaches of Shikoku you could run into one of Japan’s preeminent masters of Shizen-yu Natural Ash Glaze?! That is exactly what will happen if you make your way to the upper reaches of the Shimanto River in Kochi prefecture, where you will find Takeyoshi Hirokazu and his Dragon kiln...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1275030 (stock #792)
Lug handles hang gently from the side of this blue-glazed Hagi vase by Richard Milgrim enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 9-1/2 inches (24.5 cm) tall, 4-1/2 inches (11 cm) diameter and in excellent condition.
Born in New York in 1955, Richard travelled to Japan in 1977 where he spent a year researching various ceramic traditions here. Returning to Japan in 79, he apprenticed under Iwabuchi Shigeya, and began studying the Way of Tea at Urasenke...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1274776 (stock #790)
A Mashiko vase by Hamada Shinsaku enclosed in the original signed wooden box measuring 3-1/2 x 7-1/2 inches (9 x 18 cm) and in excellent condition.
Born the second son of Hamada Shoji in Tokyo, at a very young age his father moved the family to Mashiko, where he would start one of the most successful kilns of the 20th century propagating the Mingei philosophy of function as the basis for art. Shinsaku worked closely with his father, slowly taking over the reins from the early 70s...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1272719 (stock #0183)
Momoyama Gallery
$2,500.00

No words to describe this incredible large vase by Koyama Kiyoko,signed on the base and enclosed in the original signed and stamped wooden box.

Kiyoko b.1936 started as a painter who drew designs on pottery. Today, she is considered one of the leading Shigaraki potters both nationally and internationally...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1270767 (stock #786)
An unusual shape by Koinuma Michio enclosed in the original wooden box titled Shio-yu Hensei Tsubo. It is 12-1/2 inches (32 cm) tall, 7 x 4 inches (17 x 10 cm) and in fine condition.
Michio is a compelling figure unique among contemporary artists. He seems to have no limit to his imagination and creativity, still dazzling us with new concepts after four decades...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1270477 (stock #785)
A voluminous Tsubo by Yamato Yasuo enclosed in the original wooden box titled Hagi Bisai Kohiki-kake Tsubo and dating circa 1990. It is 14 inches (36 cm) diameter, 12 inches (31 cm) tall and in fine condition. Due to size this piece will require special shipping consideration.
It is likely no collector of Hagi will need an introduction to this innovative artist. Yamato Yasuo was born in 1933 to a long line of Hagi potters. He learned under his father Harunobu and grandfather Shoroku...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1270244 (stock #783)
A large hanging vase by Wada Morihiro enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Saido Sugi-mon Kake-hana-ike dating circa 1983. It is 16 inches (40.5 cm) long and in fine condition.
Wada was born in Hyogo prefecture and apprenticed under Kyotos Tomimoto Kenkichi before moving to his current location in 1976...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1269696 (stock #782)
A Thickly glazed spirally faceted Shino Tsubo by Hayashi SHotaro enclosed in the original signed wooden box dating circa 1985. It is 15 inches (37 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
Shotaro is perhaps one of Japans true genius potters, moving far beyond tradition, glaze research and firing technique, to a place of inception. He first began with a 7 year apprenticeship under his older brother Kotaro, ending when he established his own kiln in 1974...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1269021
Shippodo
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Oribe vase

Eiji

Late 20th century

Diameter 4.25" Height 8.5"

A multi faceted Oribe vase crafted by an artist named Eiji. It is not known who the artist is, but assumedly a living artist today working with the art of making Oribe ceramics. Unlike many of the ceramics, Oribe is one of the few difficult wares to make. The control of the heat is needed to produce the green often associated with Oribe wares.

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1268964 (stock #780)
A Kakehana hanging vase by Living National Treasure Miwa kyusetsu XI enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 4 inches (10 cm) diameter, roughly the same height and in excellent condition.
Kyusetsu was born the third son of Miwa Setsudo, and studied first with his Brother and father, and later (at the age of 31) with Kawakita Handeishi. He was named an intangible cultural property in 1983 (Living National Treasure)...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1268807 (stock #778)
A huge Open Tsubo by Kozuru Gen enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 12 x 15 x 13 inches (31 x 38 x 34 cm) and weighs 12 kg (27 lbs) without the box. Due to size and weight this piece will require special shipping consideration. Gen (b. 1938) has operated a kiln in both Fukuoka Japan as well as in Topsfield Massachusetts, and has participated in too many national and international exhibitions to mention...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1268571 (stock #775)
An unusual form Zogan (inlayed) vase by Okumura Hiromi enclosed in the original signed wooden box dating circa 1992. It is 17-1/2 inches (44.5 cm) tall and in fine condition. This is the same year he was awarded the Honor of Excellence at the Kyoten.
Okumura was born in Kyoto in 1953, and was thus from an early age inducted into the avant-garde world of pottery being created at that time by the founders of Sodeisha and their influence. He graduated the Kyoto Municipal University of Art ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1267232 (stock #770)
Autumn’s fallen leaves decorate this open vessel by Nishikawa Minoru enclosed in the original wooden box and exhibited at Takahimaya in 1995. Included is the original catalog from the exhibition featuring a full page photo of this piece, number 16, titled Aki Hibiki (Echos of Autumn). It is quite large at 12 inches (30.5 cm) diameter, 12-1/2 inches (31 cm) tall and is in excellent condition.
Nishikawa Minoru graduated the Kyoto research facility in 1946, moving under the tutelage of K...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1267231 (stock #769)
Fish with attitude decorate this Oribe glazed vessel by Nishikawa Minoru enclosed in the original signed wooden box including the original Takashimaya exhibition invitation from 1995. It is 14 inches (35.5 cm) diameter, 7-1/2 inches (19 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
Nishikawa Minoru graduated the Kyoto research facility in 1946, moving under the tutelage of Kusube Yaichi. He established his own kiln in the Fushimi ward of Kyoto in 1970, and has since been exhibited and received the...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1267136 (stock #306)
A massive Shigaraki Tsubo by Kanzaki Shiho enclosed in the original signed wooden box. Spectacular keshiki resulting from the combination of multiple kiln affects and textures. The Tsubo is 19-1/2 inches (50 cm) tall, 15 inches (38 cm) diameter and in perfect condition, dating circa 1990. Due to size the cost of shipping will be figured separately from the list price.
Kanzaki (b. 1942) prefers firing his kiln for ten days, resulting in the rich textures and heavy ash deposits apparent ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1266823 (stock #751)
An unusual Hakuji vase by Miyagawa Kiyoshi enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 14 inches (36 cm) tall, 5 x 7-1/2 inches (12 x 19 cm) at the base, and in excellent condition.
Kiyoshi was born in Osaka in 1943 and attended the Kyoto University of Art, Ceramics division, after which he studied under both Living National Treasure Kondo Yuzo and Kiyomizu Kyubei. He then worked in glass sculpture, and five years later apprenticed under Makuzu (Miyagawa) Kosai, head of the Makuzu...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1265577 (stock #750)
Red streaks the Ochre surface of this large vessel by Ando Hidetake enclosed in the original wooden box titled Ko Mino Kabin. It is 11-1/2 inches (29 cm) tall, roughl 10 inches (24 cm) diameter and in excellent condition. Hidetake was born third generation into a Mino pottery family in Gifu prefecture in 1938. He began an apprenticeship under Kato Tokuro in 1960. A testament to his skill, he was accepted for the first time four years later into the National Traditional Arts and Crafts Exhibiti...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1265517 (stock #1025)
Dragon's Pearl
$500.00
An interesting and modern vase of raw, hard-fired clay with natural fire pattern by Terada Teppei (b. 1975). The gaping, irregular sprout stricking outline some sort of volcanic vent. or a bamboo shoot. Signed on the bottom: Fe (Teppei’s signature on his carbon-fired pieces). Terada Teppei is son of Terada Yasuo 4th generation of the Bizan Kiln in Seto, Aichi. Signed box with paper, a unique piece made in 2010. H 23.5 cm. Condition: Perfect.