All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Plates : Contemporary item #1324098 (stock #YY OSP1)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$125.00
Vivid texture and color variations paint this bold swirl platter by Shigaraki and Oribe specialist, Yamaguchi Yoshinari. Made of a tight buff-white stoneware the Oribe glaze has created varying hues of green depending on the thickness of the glaze with high points having a brighter surface and a thick pool of green glass in the center of the plate with rich blue-green tones where the copper has become over-saturated...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Plates : Contemporary item #1324050 (stock #946)
A large patterned Shigaraki basin by Kobayashi Hiroyuki exhibited at the First Mashiko Tokiten Exhibition and featured on the exhibition invitation Mitsukoshi Department store in 1997, enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 49 cm diameter, 11 cm tall and in fine condition. Born in Manchuria in 1944, he was raised in Kobe...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1324014 (stock #0292)
Momoyama Gallery
$1,500.00

A masterpiece tea bowl by Iga master Tanimoto Kosei, accompanied by his signed and sealed original storage box.

Kosei was born in 1916 in Iga city, Mie Prefecure. He made his National Debut as an oil painter artist, his interest in traditional Iga-yaki ceramics started in 1945, and he becomes an Iga potter in 1947, enjoying a long apprenticeship under master potter Komori Shinobu and Sakuzo Hineno at the Institute of Nanagu Ceramics in Ueno, Mie Prefecture...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1323984 (stock #945)
A simple wide, low, angular form covered in brilliant green by Tamaoki Yasuo enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 13 inches (32 cm) diameter, 8 inches (20 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
Yasuo was born in Tajimi in 1941, one of the homes of Mino ware...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1323932 (stock #0291)
Momoyama Gallery
$1,600.00

Here is a fascinating Oribe Chawan (tea bowl) made by Koie Ryoji, one of the best internationally known contemporary Japanese potters. It is another embodiment of the artist’s spirit, with a shape that remains free and moving, rough, unique and dynamic. Its colors and its rawness is reminiscent of a wild landscape. As with many works by the famous artist, this piece’s dynamism conveys pure energy and raw strength...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Contemporary item #1323837
Meiji Bijutsu
$450.00
A very attractive chawan (tea bowl) made by Yamamoto Izuru (b. 1944).

Yamamoto Izuru is the fourth son of legendary potter Yamamoto Toshu (1906-1994), who became Preserver of Important Intangible Cultural Property (Living National Treasure) in 1987.

Izuru studied in Paris before becoming apprentice to his father; he has also worked with clay from the French region of Burgundy...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1323812 (stock #HS HSV2)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$425.00
Solemn and noble vase Hakusetsu Shino vase by Shino and Oribe specialist; Higashida Shigemasa (b. 1955). Glazed in his signature Hakusetsu Shino this vase shows his unique Shino styling which blend the traditional with the contemporary, attributes which have gained him a worldwide following...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1323808 (stock #944)
A significant, and certainly the most important work by this artist we have been able to offer, this is a spectacular "Mist Series" work by preeminent artist Kondo Takahiro. The body is a ceramic box covered in silver beads of "mist" upon which rests a massive slab of solid glass. It comes in a pair of wood and cardboard cases with a signed and stamped wooden placard. It is 28 x 8-1/2 x 7-3/4 inches (70 x 21 x 19.5 cm) and is in fine condition...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 1990 item #1323747 (stock #1243)
Dragon's Pearl
$500.00
An onion-shaped vase of Bizen ware with square neck and two small ears. Made in a somewhat subdued, traditional style. Signed: Takahara Satoshi (b. 1934), an established, ‘old-school’ Bizen artist since 1956. Many exhibitions and competitions. Signed with impressed mark of the artist. Signed storage box, paper and stamped yellow textile. H 22 cm. Condition: Perfect.
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 : Pottery : Jars : Pre 2000 item #1323489 (stock #942)
A sake flask with Jomon Rope impressions by Living National Treasure Shimaoka Tatsuzo enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 5-1/2 inches (15 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
After serving in World War II, Tatsuzo apprenticed under world famous Mashiko Mingei potter Hamada Shoji, establishing his own kiln in 1954. Working with rope patterns, Tatsuzo set out to create a style unique to himself, resulting in the piece you see here, which is quintessential Tatsuzo...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Contemporary item #1322817 (stock #4277)
Tall covered jar with thick combed slip decoration under my gosu style Ao+glaze.

Stoneware, slip and glazes

13" x 5.6"

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Contemporary item #1322815 (stock ##4276)
Tall covered jar with thick combed slip decoration under an Oribe style glaze with iron flows about the surface.

Stoneware, slip and glazes

13" x 6" max.

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1322735 (stock ##4275)
Large altered and slip combed Oribe style teabowl with rich color variations inside and out but particularly noticeable around the bottom of the bowl which is finished with a bamboo cut foot.

Stoneware, slip and glazes

5.75" max. x 4.30"

Decorative, functional and foodsafe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1322220 (stock #939)
A very unusual sculpted work in crispy Manyosai Shino glaze by Hayashi Shotaro enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 8 x 10 x 10 inches (25 x 20 x 26 cm) and in excellent condition.
Shotaro is 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 : Jars : Contemporary item #1322156 (stock #937)
A fine natural glazed tokkuri of Shigaraki clay by Tsujimura Shiro enclosed in the original signed wooden box. The humorous gait is emphasized by a slightly lopsided feel to the squat form. Immediately charming, it is 5 inches (13 cm) tall, 4-1/2 inches (11.5 cm) diameter and in fine condition...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 2000 item #1321801 (stock #936)
A ceramic koro incense burner, the stone-like body decorated with a portion of a red ring by Sato Kazuhiko enclosed in the original wooden box with all the exhibition paraphernalia. It is 8-1/2 x 4 x 8 inches (21.5 x 10 x 20 cm) and is in excellent condition. This piece was exhibited at Tokyo’s Nipponbashi Mitsukoshi in 1994 and was published in the December edition of the magazine Fujin Gaho that same year. A copy of the article on the artist is enclosed and the original Exhibition labels a...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1321498 (stock #935)
Shizen-yu ash glaze and deposits crust the surface of this large Shigaraki Tsubo by Hoshino Ryosai enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 13 inches (33 cm) tall, 10 inches (25 cm) diameter and in excellent condition.
Ryosai was born in Fukuoka, on Japan’s Southern Main Island in 1939, and was raised during the impoverished war years. Perhaps it is this will to live instilled through hardship which invigorates so much of this dynamic artists work. He is held in the collecti...