All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1336217 (stock #971)
A large vase by Living National Treasure Shimizu Uichi enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Tenmoku-yu Kabin inside a black lacquered wooden niju-bako box. It is 14-1/2 inches (37 cm) tall, 8 inches (20 cm) diameter and in fine condition.
Shimizu Uichi (1926-2004) was born in Kyoto the son of a ceramic dealer. Discarding the family business he apprenticed in plastic arts under Ishiguro Munemaro...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1336140 (stock #969)
Enigmatic designs float in relief on the surface of this white orb by important artist Fujihira Shin enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 9 inches (23.5 cm) tall, 7-1/2 inches 19 cm) diameter and in fine condition.
Fujihira Shin (b. 1922-2012) was born into the family of a ceramics dealer in Kyoto, raised among the pots, and attended the Art University, however, in his second year would lose four years of his life to battling illness...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1335982 (stock #983)
An E-karatsu guinomi sake cup by Nakazato Shigetoshi enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 2 inches (5 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
Nakazato Shigetoshi (1930-2015) was born into the family of Living National Treasure Nakazato Muan, the 13th Tarouemon...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Plates : Contemporary item #1335741 (stock #982)
Swaths of color splash across this large and powerful Mingei platter by artist Kawai Takeichi enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 19 x 14-1/2 x 2 inches (36.5 x 50 x 5 cm) and is in excellent condition. Due to size the cost of shipping may need to be accrued separately.
Kawai Takeichi (1908-1989) studied the art of pottery under his legendary uncle Kawai Kanjiro in Kyoto from the age of 19...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #1335737 (stock # AOT5192)
The Kura
$550.00
Titled, signed and numbered, it is 5 out of an edition of 15. There is some toning in the lower most region of the white border. Olivia Munroe has a BFA in Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. Her award-winning etchings are included in numerous public, private and corporate collections, among them the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and Washington, D.C.'s Smithsonian Institution...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #1335734 (stock #AOT5189)
The Kura
$650.00
An Artist Proof by American artist and print-maker Olivia Munroe titled composing in dark ink on paper. It is hand, signed, titled and numbered 16/18 in pencil. The paper is 56 x 76 cm (22 x 30 inches). The image is 39.5 x 50 cm (22 x 30 inches). Fine condition.
Olivia Munroe has a BFA in Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1335654 (stock #AOT5187)
The Kura
$595.00
An Artist Proof by American artist and print-maker Olivia Munroe titled composing in dark ink on paper. It is hand signed, titled and bears the AP in pencil. The paper is 56 x 67 cm (22 x 26-1/2 inches). The image is 39.5 x 50 cm (22 x 30 inches). Fine condition.
Olivia Munroe has a BFA in Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. Part of her childhood and also artistic career she lived in Japan, a time when these prints were made...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1335651 (stock #981)
A superb example of this traditional form covered in thick crystallized Shino glaze by Tsukigata Nahiko enclosed in the original signed wooden box. Very unusually this is an early work in a dated box. On the base of the box over a red stamp is written made in 1966, exhibited in Spring 1967. It is 11-1/2 inches (29 cm) tall and in fine condition.
Tsukigata Nahiko (1923-2006) was not only an accomplished ceramic artist, but also a painter, calligrapher, sculptor and musician...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1335412 (stock #979)
A fine Hai-yu ash glazed vase by Living National Treasure Tamura Koichi enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 5 inches (12 cm) diameter, 3-1/2 inches (9 cm) tall and in fine condition. Tamura Koichi (1918-1987) graduated from the Tokyo University of Fine arts Where he later taught), and took up an apprenticeship under (later) Living National Treasure Tomimoto Kenkichi...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1335333 (stock #262)
A fine mottling of Hi-iro flame marks colors the bright terracotta of this large kataguchi bowl by Shigaraki artist Sawa Kiyotsugu enclosed in the original signed wooden box...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1335332 (stock #978)
A porcelain vase decorated with grapes in gold over red by Kondo Hiroshi enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 8 inches (20 cm) tall, 7 inches (18 cm) diameter and in fine condition. Kondo Hiroshi (1936-2012) was born the second son of (to be) Living National Treasure Kondo Yuzo. He exhibited with the Nihon Dento Kogeiten National Traditional Crafts Exhibition. He is Probably the person who most took his father’s life’s-work, adapting it and making it his own. He was award...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 1980 item #1335276
Meiji Bijutsu
$160.00
A fine guinomi (sake cup) made by a legendary artist from the Hagi pottery tradition: Sakakura Shinbei (1917-1975), a fourteenth generation potter.

Sakakura Shinbei XIV became a Yamaguchi prefecture Intangible Cultural Asset Holder in 1972.

This particular cup is veiled in a classic Hagi glaze with soft pink and purple undertones.

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The guinomi is in excellent condition and will...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Contemporary item #1335271
Meiji Bijutsu
$140.00
A superb guinomi (sake cup) made by a recognized potter named Higuchi Taikei.

Higuchi Taikei was born in Tokyo in 1955. He established his kiln in the city of Hagi in 1985, after having studied pottery there, for 10 years.

This particular cup is sublimely coated in the famed silky white Hagi glaze.

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The guinomi is in perfect condition and will be shipped in a signed wooden box.
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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1335175 (stock #977)
A perfectly turned orb vase covered in fissured celadon by Minegishi Seiko enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is roughly 12 inches (30 cm) diameter and in excellent condition. Born in 1952 in Saitama, he studied under various masters in Nagano, Tochigi and Ibaragi, going solo at the young age of 22. He worked in Kohiki ware initially, but moved to celadon, and is considered one of a select few true masters of that form in Japan today. He moved his kiln from Saitama to Nasu in T...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1335071 (stock #976)
A stunning work of thinly potted Iga clay covered in thick ash glaze with charred rim and side by Matsukawa Hiromi enclosed in the original signed wooden box dating circa 2005. It is 8 inches (19 cm) tall, 6 inches (15 cm) diameter and in fine condition.
Matsukawa Hiromi was born in Aichi Prefecture in 1958, and graduated the Musashino Art College in 1979. He studied in Shigaraki under Kanzaki Shiho and in Mino under Matsuyama Suketoshi (Nichigetsu Sanjin). In 1990 he opened a kiln in ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1334871 (stock #739)
Pure elegance is a great way to describe the work of Fukami Sueharu, an artist who has drawn much attention for his winged objects over the last ten years. Here is a koro incense burner of that same style enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 14.5 cm (6 inches) tall and in fine condition.
The name of Kyotos Sueharu (b. 1947) is synonymous with seihakuji celadon. He has been displayed numerous times at the prestigious Nitten, Nihon Togei Ten (National Japanese Ceramic Exhibi...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1334852 (stock #KoKenji IC1)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$365.00
Large Ko-Iga style chawan by veteran potter, Kojima Kenji. This broad bowl has a wonderful posture with a gentle, undulating lip and a face and part of the interior coated in a soft green ash with a rich pool of deep green ash formed from the bowl being fired at a slight angle. The interior mikomi and exterior kodai are both very well executed adding to a chawan that was well handled in both the throwing and firing of the piece. The bowl is in original condition* with its signed wood box and mea...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 1980 item #1334607
Meiji Bijutsu
$170.00
A very fine guinomi (sake cup) made by a 13th generation potter, recognized as one of the most talented Shino potters of the 20th century, Kato Seizo (1930-1979).

The sublime Shino glaze and the less often seen shape make is a very attractive cup, to be used and cherished.

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The guinomi is in perfect condition and will be shipped in a signed wooden box.

Dimensions: 5.4 x 4.5 cm (2.2 x...