Shippodo Shippodo 新古美術七寳堂
Specialities are: Antique Japanese hanging scrolls and Vintage to Antique Japanese Tea Ceremony wares. We also provide various items found in Japan and offer them to clients here in the United States, Europe, and to the world. Please feel free to ask us a question. We also accept consignments in Japanese and Chinese antiques. Please email us to schedule an appointment.

We also can refer work for restoration of Japanese and Chinese scrolls and screens.

Local San Francisco Bay area residents: We can deliver your item to you at no extra charge. Email us for more inquiries!
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bottles : Pre 1990 item #1318173

Mori Tozan

c. 1990s

Size: Diameter 10.2cm height 13cm

Mori Tozan has risen above the ranks to become an influential Bizen ceramic artist. He has received numerous awards and his work constantly evolves in design and technique. This tokkuri is one of his mid period works.

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 1990 item #1317234
Tachizuru Chawan

Morioka Kasho

Late 20th century

Size: Diameter 9.7cm Height 9.5cm

The standing crane motif is based on an example where Kobori Enshu and Tokugawa Iemitsu produced a tea bowl celebrating Hosokawa Sansai's birthday. Interestingly, the bowl was fired in a kiln in Pusan and is a hybrid of Japanese aesthetics and Korean ceramic techniques. Since the work was produced by the shogun and his tea master, the term Gohonte was then used...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 2000 item #1314164
Sold; Thank you. Shimizu, Shizuoka
Seto Ash Glaze Sake Cup (Guinomi) 灰釉ぐい呑 

Kato Shunto 加藤舜陶 (1916-2005)

Size: Diameter 2.8"(7.0 cm),Height 1.8"(4.6 cm)

Kato Sunto is considered to be one the three great contemporary masters of Seto ware. He has won numerous awards from the prestigious Nitten Exhibition and the Emperor Showa had preferred many of his pieces...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 1990 item #1312650
Sold; Thank you. Kyoto, Japan.
Ki-Seto Tea Bowl With Motif of Haniwa Horse

Mizuno Juzan (1907-1978)

Size: Diameter 4.7"(12.0cm) Height 3.2"(8.2cm)

Mizuno Juzan was a noted Seto ware potter who often produced works using marble clay to create various works. His works are on display at the Seto Museum and was displayed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NY.

All Items : Artists : Paintings : Contemporary item #1302169
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Watercolor of bamboo

By Baidi, Wife of Sun Guoxiong

c.1980 or later

Size: Frame: 94 cm x 46.5cm Painting: 64 cm x 31 cm

The artist is the wife of Sun Guoxiong who is the grandson of the father of the Republican Government of China, Sun Yat Sen. The painting depicts a view of bamboo with a wasp-like insect.

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #1218873
Price on Request
A hidasuki style Bizen flower vase, known as tsurukubi (neck of a crane) by the noted living national treasure, Isezaki Jun (1936~). The Isezaki family, were the pioneers in innovating the way Bizen wares were produced furthering its artistic qualities. Now, Bizen along with the old kilns in Japan is appreciated by tea and ceramic connoisseurs in Japan and outside.

The vase comes with a tomobako signed and sealed by the artist...

All Items : Artists : Paintings : Contemporary item #1178880
Shizuko Greenblatt is based in Los Angeles, CA and has produced works of art combining traditional calligraphy and modern/contemporary styles. Shizuko studied art with Vicki Dolnick, who was a student of acclaimed artist Richard Diebenkorn at Stanford University...