All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1260641 (stock #743)
Thick molten ash clings to the body of this natural form vase charred and blackened on one side, rivulets of glaze running like lava down another, a seminal work by veteran Shigaraki artist Minagawa Takashi enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 11 x 13 x 20 cm (4-1/2 x 5 x 8 inches) and is in fine condition.
Takashi was born in Shigaraki in 1930, and raised among the many kilns in the valley...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1260388 (stock #742)
This natural form is charred and blackened, rivulets of glaze running like lava down the side, a seminal work by veteran Shigaraki artist Minagawa Takashi enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 15 x 13 x 19 cm (6 x 5 x 8 inches) and is in fine condtion.
Takashi was borni in Shigaraki in 1930, and raised among the many kilns in the valley...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1260132 (stock ##4261)
Baluster style vase glazed in a rich partridge feather iron and temmoku glazes

Stoneware and glazes

13.75" x 6.6"

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1260130 (stock ##4260)
Mizusashi style covered jar with iron partridge feather and temmoku glazes with lugs attached at the waist

Stoneware and glazes

8" x 7"

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1260127 (stock ##4259)
Robust Oribe teabowl with slip and roughly incised, sgraffito design circling the bowl.

Stoneware, slip and glazes

5" x 4"

Functional, decorative and food safe

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 : Bowls : Contemporary item #1255757 (stock #HG-94)
Matcha Chawan, Tea Bowl, by Munetoshi Tagami of Hinata Kiln, Mashiko. "Fuyu Chawan" (Winter Tea Bowl) shape. Kaki glaze, black interior. H.2.75"(7cm) x Dia.4.75"(12cm.) Tagami Munetoshi (b. 1972) is the son of Tagami Isamu and grandson of Sudo Takeo. He is the 5th generation of potters in Mashiko’s Hinatagama (Hinata Kiln) founded during the Meiji Period (1868-1912) by Sudo Yujiro...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1255756 (stock #HG-90)
Faceted Tea Bowl, Matcha Chawan; Mashiko-yako, by Isamu Tagami. Kaki glaze with red, green, & yellow overglaze enamels. Hakeme brush-marked interior. H.2.625"(6.75cm) x Dia.4.75"(12cm.) Tagami Isamu was born in 1947 in Mooka, a village neighboring to Mashiko. He married into the Sudo family and apprenticed under Sudo Takeo. He was originally trained as a Japanese chef and had his own restaurant before embarking on a career in pottery, giving him a unique perspective on functional wares...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1255755 (stock #HG-95,HG-96)
2 "Soroban-dama" (abacus bead) shaped Tea Cups by Munetoshi Tagami of Hinata Kiln, Mashiko. Kaki and Namijiro (white) glazes with red & green overglaze enamels. Namijiro interior. H.2.375"(6cm) x Dia.3.625"(9.25cm.) Volume=7oz(210cc.) Tagami Munetoshi (b. 1972) is the son of Tagami Isamu and grandson of Sudo Takeo. He is the 5th generation of potters in Mashiko’s Hinatagama (Hinata Kiln) founded during the Meiji Period (1868-1912) by Sudo Yujiro...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1255701 (stock #HG-108, 109)
2 Yunomi, Tea Cups; by Isamu Tagami of Hinata Kiln, Mashiko. Kaki glaze with red & green overglaze enamels in white glaze "windows." Wax-resist lines on sides. Nuka glaze interior. H.3.5"(9cm) x Dia.3.375"(8.5c.) Volume=10.5oz(310cc.) Available singly or as a pair. Tagami Isamu was born in 1947 in Mooka, a village neighboring to Mashiko. He married into the Sudo family and apprenticed under Sudo Takeo...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1255696 (stock #HG-91, HG-92)
Rice Bowl, Gohan Chawan; Mashiko-yaki, by Isamu Tagami. Kaki glaze with red & green overglaze enamels...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1255695 (stock #HG-101)
Yunomi, Tea Cup; by Munetoshi Tagami of Hinata Kiln, Mashiko. Kaki glaze with red & green overglaze enamels. Nuka glaze interior. H.3.0"(7.75cm) x Dia.3.0"(7.75cm.) Volume=7oz(210cc.) Tagami Munetoshi (b. 1972) is the son of Tagami Isamu and grandson of Sudo Takeo. He is the 5th generation of potters in Mashiko’s Hinatagama (Hinata Kiln) founded during the Meiji Period (1868-1912) by Sudo Yujiro. At the age of 16, he started his apprenticeship under his grandfather and then right after high s...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1255693 (stock #HG-100)
Yunomi, Tea Cup; by Isamu Tagami of Hinata Kiln, Mashiko. Rou-nuki (wax resist) pattern of "8's" (a good luck number) over Kaki glaze. Nuka glaze interior. H.3.25"(8.25cm) x Dia.3.25"(7.75cm.) Volume = 7oz(210cc.) Tagami Isamu was born in 1947 in Mooka, a village neighboring to Mashiko. He married into the Sudo family and apprenticed under Sudo Takeo. He was originally trained as a Japanese chef and had his own restaurant before embarking on a career in pottery, giving him a unique perspective ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1255670 (stock #HG-53)
Vase, Hanaire, Mashiko-yaki, by Tagami Munetoshi. 8-sided body with round neck and lip. Deep black Temmoku glaze. H.7.5"(19.5cm) x Dia.2.75"(7cm.) Ideal for placement in tokonoma. Tagami Munetoshi (b. 1972) is the son of Tagami Isamu and grandson of Sudo Takeo. He is the 5th generation of potters in Mashiko’s Hinatagama (Hinata Kiln) founded during the Meiji Period (1868-1912) by Sudo Yujiro. At the age of 16, he started his apprenticeship under his grandfather and then right after high schoo...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1255669 (stock #HG-55)
Vase, Hanaire, Mashiko-yaki, by Tagami Munetoshi. Kaki (persimmon) & White glazes with red & green overglaze enamel decorations of snow on bamboo grass (yuki mochi sasa) & stripes. H. 9.5"(24cm) x 2.25"(5.75cm) Square. Ideal for placement in tokonoma. **A companion piece is also available in Blue (instead of Kaki) Glaze. Tagami Munetoshi (b. 1972) is the son of Tagami Isamu and grandson of Sudo Takeo. He is the 5th generation of potters in Mashiko’s Hinatagama (Hinata Kiln) founded during the ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Plates : Contemporary item #1255668 (stock #HG-69 A/B)
2 Round Dishes, Kaki glaze with red & green overglaze enamels. H.0.875"(2.25cm) x Dia.4.5"(11.25cm.) Tagami Isamu was born in 1947 in Mooka, a village neighboring to Mashiko. He married into the Sudo family and apprenticed under Sudo Takeo. He was originally trained as a Japanese chef and had his own restaurant before embarking on a career in pottery, giving him a unique perspective on functional wares. He is currently the 4th-generation head of Hinatagama, founded in Mashiko by Sudo Yujiro in...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1255667 (stock #HG-82, 83)
Set of 2 Sake Cups (Guinomi.) Kaki Glaze with overglaze red & green enamels, white interior. H.2"(5cm) x Dia.3"(7.5cm.) By Munetoshi Tagami of Hinata Kiln, Mashiko. Tagami Munetoshi (b. 1972) is the son of Tagami Isamu and grandson of Sudo Takeo. He is the 5th generation of potters in Mashiko’s Hinatagama (Hinata Kiln) founded during the Meiji Period (1868-1912) by Sudo Yujiro. At the age of 16, he started his apprenticeship under his grandfather and then right after high school went to Americ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1255666 (stock #HG-76,77,78)
Set of three sake cups (guinomi), kaki glaze with "ami-mon," net pattern, decoration in overglaze red & green enamels. White interior. By Isamu Tagami of Hinata Kiln, Mashiko. H.1.75"(4.5cm) x Dia.2.375"(6cm.) Tagami Isamu was born in 1947 in Mooka, a village neighboring to Mashiko. He married into the Sudo family and apprenticed under Sudo Takeo. He was originally trained as a Japanese chef and had his own restaurant before embarking on a career in pottery, giving him a unique perspective on f...