All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1308295 (stock #865)
Nishibata Daibi Contemporary Ceramic Box Modern, Japanese, pottery, ceramic, 865 vata A ceramic box by Nishibata Daibi enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Senmon Tobako and exhibited at the 53rd Nihon Dento Kogeiten National Traditional Crafts Exhibition. This piece was awarded at the prestigious event. It is 11 x 11 x 4-1/2 inches (28 x 28 x 11.5 cm) and is in fine condition. Nishibata Daibi was born in Tachikui Village, Hyogu in 1976...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 2000 item #1308162 (stock #BPTB-001)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$495.00
This large Hagi tebachi, handled dish is by Scandinavian transplant and Hagi native; Bertil Nils Persson. Finding its inspiration in early Edo pottery, this tebachi is hand formed out of a rich red Hagi clay with a surface that shows a wide array of varying surface textures and hues over the large surface. Measuring 34 x 22 x 16cm this piece is far larger than it sounds and is in perfect condition with its original signed box...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1307972 (stock #TRC1522)
Located at the foot of an active volcano, the Ougaku kiln specializes in Sakurajima yaki—a type of Satsuma-ware. The kiln is headed by Hashino Midori and run entirely by female potters who strive to infuse each piece they produce with the “energy” of the surrounding environment. Pieces such as the one featured here are made from volcanic ash and mineral-rich onsen spring water giving them a unique luster that is difficult to reproduce...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #1307913 (stock #4342)
A stoneware suiteki, a water dropper used in the practice of calligraphy, by the eminent Japanese potter and 'Living National Treasure' Hamada Shoji ( 1894 ~ 1978 ). It is accompanied by a tomobako inscribed by his son, Shinsaku, authenticating the item.

The simple circular form reminiscent of a mochi rice cake has been given an oatmeal glaze that has fired with salmon-pink blushes.

Approximately 8 cm diameter. Original condition...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #1307911 (stock #4343)
An hexagonal stoneware seal-paste box by 'Living National Treasure' Tatsuzo Shimaoka ( 1919~2007 ). Shimaoka's seal on the base. Accompanied by a signed tomobako, wrapping cloth and various papers.

Approximately 9 cm diameter...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #1307881 (stock #4344)
A Fine Iron Glazed Mashiko Stoneware Yunomi By Sakuma Kénji
, accompanied by a signed and inscribed tomobako. Sakuma Kénji (1936-) The fourth son of Sakuma Tôtarô. The potter opened his own kiln in Mashiko and became independent in the 36th year of the Showa era (1961).

Approximately 8 cm diameter, 9.3 cm high. Perfect condition...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 1980 item #1307879 (stock #4341)
A small stoneware vase attributed to Sakuma Totaro ( 1900 ~ 1976 ). Sakuma was a friend and contemporary of Hamada Shoji, involved with him in the Mingei movement based in Mashiko.

First son of Sakuma Fukujiro, a mingei potter in Mashiko. Totaro studied ceramics with his father. The potter met Hamada Shoji who visited Mashiko in 1924 and he is said to have been fascinated with Hamada's knowledge on ceramics and his attitude towards pottery...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #1307878 (stock #4340)
A fine stoneware mug by Sakuma Totaro ( 1900 ~ 1976 ). Sakuma was a friend and contemporary of Hamada Shoji, involved with him in the Mingei movement based in Mashiko.

First son of Sakuma Fukujiro, a mingei potter in Mashiko. Totaro studied ceramics with his father. The potter met Hamada Shoji who visited Mashiko in 1924 and he is said to have been fascinated with Hamada's knowledge on ceramics and his attitude towards pottery...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1307748 (stock #TRC1547)
This lovely white Hagi chawan rests firmly on a wari kodai or “split foot.” The crackled milky glaze varies in consistency across the curves and contours of the bowl with some areas tending towards a faint brown, adding an interesting dimension to the landscape.

The creator of this piece Matsuura Mugen (1944 - ) has spent his life in the pursuit of perfecting the art of Hagi...
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 : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1307133 (stock ##4267)
Wide, conical temmoku and medieval green teabowl with lined blossom design and notched, geta style foot

Stoneware and glazes

6.4" x 2.75"

Decorative, functional and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 2000 item #1306993 (stock #0244)
Momoyama Gallery
$1,500.00

Here is a brilliant Chawan by Master Mashiko Potter and Living National Treasure Shimaoka Tatsuzo enclosed in the original signed and stamped wooden box. It is in mint condition with no chips or cracks.

Shimaoka Tatsuzo (1919-2007) is one of the best-known Japanese potters...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Contemporary item #1306121 (stock ##4266)
Three tier medieval green and temmoku glazed Pisa jar with stamped decoration around the form and alternating panels of glaze.

Stoneware and glazes

11.6" x 5"

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1306113 (stock ##4265)
Paddled tataki style water jar with shoulder lugs and covered in one of my Oribe glazes with accents of iron to create movement on the surface.

Stoneware and glazes

7.6" x 7.65"

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1305741 (stock ##4263)
Tall tataki, paddled hanging vase with my Oribe glaze with accents of iron over the textured surface. Though this piece will stand upright on its own, it is intended as a hanging vase as it would not be exceptionally sturdy supported on the foot.

Stoneware and glazes

13" x 2.8"

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1305738 (stock ##4264)
Ao glazed porcelain teabowl with thick kushime slip decoration around the surface.

Porcelain and glazes

5.5" x 3.6"

Decorative, functional and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1305736 (stock ##4262)
Large and heavily textured henko vase glazed in one of my Oribe glazes with accents of iron about the surface.

Stoneware and glazes

11.5" x 9" x 4.25"

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1990 item #1305069 (stock #1178)
Dragon's Pearl
$850.00
A very fine flower vase of modern Kutani porcelain in cylindrical shape with a uniform, dark aubergine glaze running light blue at the mouth. Fully signed by former Living National Treasure Tokuda Yasokichi III (1933–2009) for Kutani, also signed storage box (kiri tomobako) and with paper of documentation.. Tokuda Yasokichi was designated “Ningen Kokuho”, Important Intangible Cultural Asset (Living National Treasure) in 1997 for his supremacy in the use of Kutani glazes. Yasokichi, born Ma...