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...
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 : Paintings : Contemporary item #1260036
Dakota Arts
$725.00
29.4 inches tall x 23" wide. This was obtainted in Nepal two years ago from one of the master studios. This is one of two paintings we have had of Ganesh, both are masterfully done but have varied backgrounds. Excellent quality, with some scuffs from travel, this is an uncommon Ganesha Thanka, hand-painted from Kathmandu. This striking thanka is of the deity Ganesha, renowned and revered by Buddhists and Hindus alike, the dispeller of obstacles and bestower of good fortune...
All Items : Artists : Paintings : Contemporary item #1259659
Ming Gallery
Inquire for Price
Fang Xiang Original Painting "A Feeding Corner" ( Nine Geese ) Size: 27"x27" / 68 cm x 68 cm Condition: Excellent overall. Date: 2006 Medium: Chinese water color & ink on handmade rice paper Note: Please note this painting is not mounted therefore there is not a border. The Artist: Fang Xiang's lush gardens, saturated with color, invite you into a world of flowers, tea, and quiet celebrations of life. Fang Xiang was born in 1967 in Shanton City, Guangdong Province of China...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1258477 (stock #999)
Dragon's Pearl
Price on Request
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 : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1257664
This is a beautifully made pair of oval bangle bracelets in rosewood and sterling silver. The interior and dots are actually 970 silver which is higher quality than sterling. The interior measurements are 2 9/16" x 2 1/8" fitting a medium size wrist. They are priced for the pair.
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1257592
Dramatic, sinuous bracelet by Mexican architect turned jeweler, Eduardo Herrera. He oxidizes the surface of the 950 silver (higher quality than sterling) to create the black surface. The bracelet measures 7 3/4" wearable length and is 2" wide. The multiple links make it surprisingly fluid and very comfortable to wear.
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1257591
This extraordinary necklace was made by Mexican architect turned jeweler, Eduardo Herrera. It is made of oxidized 950 silver (higher quality than sterling) and tumbaga. Tumbaga is a pre-Colombian technique used in Mesoamerica and South America to create an alloy of gold with copper. The combination of tumbaga with the blackened silver could not be more striking. Herrera's architectural background is evident in the construction of this necklace with elaborately overlapping graduated size links...
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Contemporary item #1256897
Eleganza
$45.00
This pretty waterfall style ring is from noted designer Charles Winston ( scion of Harry Winston). His designs are inspired by the elegant pieces sold in his father's stores. They are high end. This ring is marked "CWE, sterling". It is a size 6,1 1/4 inches in height, and in lovely condition. Stones are cubic zirconias, champagne, buttercup, and medium forest in colour. Kindly ask all questions before purchasing since all sales are final. First class shipping is $4.95. Thank you.
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pre 1990 item #1255858
Eleganza
$365.00
These older Ricardo Salas for Matilde Poulat beauties boast a color combination that is incredible. If you examine newer MATL-SALAS pieces, you see bright blue turquoise combined with amethyst. Granted, it is pretty ( I don't think I ever saw a piece of MATL I didn't covet. I want to be buried in her three tier, amethyst studded Egyptian collar ). However, when the turquoise has oxidized over time to that soft green, and it is combined with vibrant amethyst and older coral..KAPOWWWW...
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. He is c...
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. At the age of 16, he started his apprenticeshi...
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. He was originally trained as a Japanese chef and had his own restaurant before embarking on ...