All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1268968 (stock #779)
A huge Shino Open Tsubo by Nakajima Ichiyo enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 14-1/2 (37 cm) tall, roughly the same diameter, the walls 1-1/2 inches (3 to 4 cm) thick. It weighs 14.5 kg (32 lbs) without the box. Due to size and weight this piece will require special shipping consideration. Born in 1949, Ichiyo is a specialist in Oribe and Shino from Gifu city...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1268964 (stock #780)
A Kakehana hanging vase by Living National Treasure Miwa kyusetsu XI enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 4 inches (10 cm) diameter, roughly the same height and in excellent condition.
Kyusetsu was born the third son of Miwa Setsudo, and studied first with his Brother and father, and later (at the age of 31) with Kawakita Handeishi. He was named an intangible cultural property in 1983 (Living National Treasure)...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1268807 (stock #778)
A huge Open Tsubo by Kozuru Gen enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 12 x 15 x 13 inches (31 x 38 x 34 cm) and weighs 12 kg (27 lbs) without the box. Due to size and weight this piece will require special shipping consideration. Gen (b. 1938) has operated a kiln in both Fukuoka Japan as well as in Topsfield Massachusetts, and has participated in too many national and international exhibitions to mention...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1268571 (stock #775)
An unusual form Zogan (inlayed) vase by Okumura Hiromi enclosed in the original signed wooden box dating circa 1992. It is 17-1/2 inches (44.5 cm) tall and in fine condition. This is the same year he was awarded the Honor of Excellence at the Kyoten.
Okumura was born in Kyoto in 1953, and was thus from an early age inducted into the avant-garde world of pottery being created at that time by the founders of Sodeisha and their influence...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Plates : Pre 2000 item #1268561 (stock #774)
A large platter by Nakazato Yoshitaka enclosed in the original wooden box titled Ame-yu Kinsai Itazara. It is 20 x 10-1/2 x 2-1/2 inches (51 x 26.5 x 6 cm) and is in fine condition.
Yoshitaka was born the son of Nakazato Shigenori (Third so of Muan) in 1958. He apprenticed under his father initially after graduating the Saga Prefectural Arita Industrial Kiln in 1976...
All Items : Artists : Paintings : Contemporary item #1268438 (stock #AOJ4641)
The Kura
$3,000.00
A seminal work by Modern artist Joel Stewart featuring a Mashiko plate on sheer ground dating from 2013. The base color is watercolor, with thick black acrylic literally poured onto the panel and quick dried under heat to create a sense of the heavy crackles of glaze on the surface. It is roughly 3 x 3 feet on a 1-1/2 inch panel (91 x 91 x 3 cm) and is in original (new) condition. Due to size shipping will be accrued separately for this item...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Plates : Contemporary item #1268196 (stock #772)
A large Oribe slab dish soaked in black metalic by Ishii Takahiro enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 26 x 9 inches (66 x 22 cm) and in fine condition.
Ishii Takahiro was born in Gunma prefecture in 1980 and has taken Japan by storm after graduating the Kyoto Municipal University of Art and an apprenticeship under Kakurezaki Ryuichi. A true rising star in the Ceramics world
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 1980 item #1267772 (stock #0179)
Momoyama Gallery
$1,600.00

Now we are proud to offer you our second Chawan made by famous Toyozo Arakawa. It is colorful and shiny Oribe Chawan in mint condition with no cracks and no repairs.

Size: 5,1 inches x 5,5 inches x 2,8 inches

Toyozo Arakawa (1894-1985) rediscovered the techniques of manufacturing Shino glazes first perfected during the Momoyama and Edo periods...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1267764 (stock #1046)
Dragon's Pearl
$450.00
A large, cylindrical vase with lid of heavy porcelain decorated with an abstract landscape in cobalt blue and green underglazes. Signed by famous Danish ceramic artist Ivan Weiss (b. 1946) for Royal Copenhagen. Unique. Made in 2004. H 34.5 cm, D 13.5 cm. Condition: Perfect.
All Items : Artists : Paintings : Pre 2000 item #1267585 (stock #AOJ4642)
The Kura
Price on Request
Bold splashes of ink combined with benevolent washes of soft gray create a dynamic scene on the four panels of this screen by contemporary artist Joel Stewart. The genteel strokes are reminiscent of traditional ink painting, calling to mind the great master Kaiho Yusho, and yet the strikes of bold black harken more to the strike of the brush by Zen artists. The screen is 159 x 296 cm (62-1/2 x 116-1/2 inches) and is of course in perfect condition...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Plates : Contemporary item #1267315 (stock #771)
A pair of thick Oribe slab dishes heavily raked and splashed with green by Ishii Takahiro enclosed in the original signed wooden box. They are 8 inches (20 cm) square each and in fine condition.
Ishii Takahiro was born in Gunma prefecture in 1980 and has taken Japan by storm after graduating the Kyoto Municipal University of Art and an apprenticeship under Kakurezaki Ryuichi. A true rising star in the Ceramics world
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Contemporary item #1267271 (stock #1045)
Dragon's Pearl
$480.00
A rounded, oblong tea-tray of wood decorated with an abstract pattern in different types of colored lacquer including grays, gold, silver, red and darkish tones. Some incised patterns as well. A highly aesthetic object for use or decoration by the upcoming lacquer artist Shiichiro Fujino (b. 1972 in Shiga), based in Kanazawa. Japan, 2012. L 32 cm, W 26 cm. For additional information see: “ INSPIRED SHAPES “ Contemporary Designs for Japan’s Antcient Crafts by Ori Koyama. 480
All Items : Artists : Mixed Media : Pre 2000 item #1267233 (stock #AOJ4641)
The Kura
$500.00
Lanterns dance in merriment on the supple paper of this numbered 1994 lithograph by Joel Stewart. Somehow he has managed to capture light in the image; it seems to glow from within as you may see from the photo of it hanging in our tearoom Tokonoma. It is signed and numbered, measuring 16-1/2 x 23 inches (42 x 59 cm) and is of course in fine condition...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1267232 (stock #770)
Autumn’s fallen leaves decorate this open vessel by Nishikawa Minoru enclosed in the original wooden box and exhibited at Takahimaya in 1995. Included is the original catalog from the exhibition featuring a full page photo of this piece, number 16, titled Aki Hibiki (Echos of Autumn). It is quite large at 12 inches (30.5 cm) diameter, 12-1/2 inches (31 cm) tall and is in excellent condition...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1267231 (stock #769)
Fish with attitude decorate this Oribe glazed vessel by Nishikawa Minoru enclosed in the original signed wooden box including the original Takashimaya exhibition invitation from 1995...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1267136 (stock #306)
A massive Shigaraki Tsubo by Kanzaki Shiho enclosed in the original signed wooden box. Spectacular keshiki resulting from the combination of multiple kiln affects and textures. The Tsubo is 19-1/2 inches (50 cm) tall, 15 inches (38 cm) diameter and in perfect condition, dating circa 1990. Due to size the cost of shipping will be figured separately from the list price.
Kanzaki (b. 1942) prefers firing his kiln for ten days, resulting in the rich textures and heavy ash deposits apparent ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1267004 (stock #628)
The feldspar covering this unusual torn and ragged form by Hayashi Shotaro is dominated by fire-colored red. It is quite an amazing thing to behold. The body is hollowed out from a solid block of clay, the sides cut away into an abstract star shape which has then been gouged, scraped and torn, then capped by a delicate umbrella of red-orange. It is 8 inches (19 cm) diameter, 7 inches (17 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
Shotaro is one of Japans true genius potters, moving far beyon...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1266977 (stock #767)
A tall bamboo shaped vase covered in crisped green ash glaze by Hayashi SHotaro enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Hai-yu Take-tsutsu Hana-Ire. It is 11 inches (28 cm) tall, roughly 5 inches (12 cm) diameter and in excellent condition.
Shotaro is perhaps 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 estab...