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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1334649
Shippodo
$50.00
Anan-te, Blue White Vietnamese Style Tea Bowl

Furoen

20th century

Size:Diameter 11.8cm Height7.8cm

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1334642
Shippodo
$55.00
Anan-te, Vietnamese Style Zeze ware Tea Bowl Hira Chawan (Summer)

Furoen

Late 20th century

Size: Diameter 15.2cm Height 6cm

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1330337
Shippodo
$1800.00
Natsume, Tea Caddy Done in the Yami Makie Style

Name: Yozakura (Evening Cherry Blossoms)

Box Inscription: Horinouchi Sokan, Kenchusai (1919-2015)

Artist: Tanaka Kenchi

Size: Diameter 7cm Height 5.5cm

Tanaka Kenchi is noteworthy lacquer artist from Kanazawa.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1329181
Shippodo
$180.00
Black Raku Cylindrical Tea Bowl (Tsutsu chawan)

Anonymous

Late 20th century

Size: Diameter 9.7cm Height 9.9cm

From a Japanese collection of tea objects.

Often black raku ware tea bowls are made into the standard forms as seen with earlier works seen from the late 16th century. This work emulates an example during the Edo period by a master from the Raku Kichizaemon lineage. The glassy look is distinct and has the marks from the pliers when removed from the kiln.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1328648
Shippodo
$170.00
Black Raku Tea Bowl

Sasaki Shoraku

20th century

Size: Diameter 11.4cm Height 7.5cm

No box or tomobako comes with the piece. The work comes from an estate in the Osaka-Kyoto Region of Japan.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1328580
Shippodo
Sold; Thank you. Salt Lake, UT
Ohi Chawan

Nakamura Choraku

20th century

Diameter:11cm Height 8cm

Does not come with a box or original box from the artist.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1328283
Shippodo
$100.00
Japanese Lacquered Shihobon Tray

Artist unknown

Size: :Length: 16.4cm Width 16.4cm Height 2.7cm

Work is done where the lacquer expresses the wooden grain of the work. Overall the object has been used and no significant wears are seen.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1327841
Shippodo
$200.00
Tsutsu Chawan (Tea Bowl), Akahada Ware

Oshio Shozan

c. 1950-1980

Size: Diameter 9.6cm Height 10.1cm

Akahada is a ware produced in Nara prefecture. Kobori Enshu, the noted tea master of the early Edo period selected the simple forms of Akahada and part of a group of various wares Enshu preferred.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1950 item #1327632
Shippodo
$500.00
Asahi Ware Chawan (Tea Bowl)

13th Asahi Kosai (1891-1947)

Name of Chawan: Kuri, Chestnut

Size: Diameter 12.2cm Height 7.4cm

Comes with an original tomobako signed by the maker.

The tea bowl is formed in the shape of a chestnut but done in a gohon style glaze. The Asahi kiln is known within the Enshu tradition as one of the few kilns selected by Kobori Enshu.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1327298
Shippodo
$500.00
Set of Five Kyoto-Seto Porcelain Cups

Inoue Shunpo

20th century

Size: Diameter 7.62cm height 4.6cm

From a Osaka estate of Japanese sencha equipment and other items.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1327151
Shippodo
Sale Pending
Bamboo Tea Caddy (Natsume)

Anonymous

20th cent.

Size: Diameter 5.5cm Height 7.5cm

One section of a bamboo node is used to create this tea caddy. The top and bottom are retaining the natural expressions seen in the bamboo.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1326488
Shippodo
Sold; Thank you. Kyoto, Japan
Summer Tea Bowl (Natsu Chawan)

Kodaiji Kiln, Kyoto

20th century

Size: Diameter 13.2cm Height 5.2cm

Does not come with a tomobako for the bowl.

A flat ceramic tea bowl with branches of greenery decorating the inside and outside of the bowl. The bottom contains a seal of the kiln.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1326486
Shippodo
$250.00
Biwa Motif, Kyoto Ware

Hashimoto Shiun

Late 20th century

Size: Diameter 12cm Height 8cm

Comes with a tomobako with the artist signature and seal.

The biwa motif would be perfect for gatherings such as tanabata or the festival of the seventh day of the seventh month.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1323910
Shippodo
$2,500.00
Tetsubin, Iron Tea Kettle

Kikuchi Masamitsu

1970-1980

Size: Diameter 7.3" Height 8.7"

The tetsubin has not been used, hence no rust, stains, damages, or other wear. Comes with the original tomobako.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1323368
Shippodo
Sold; Thank you.
Red Raku Incense Container, For the Year of the Horse

Kato Koraku

20th century

Size: Width 2.4 in : Length 2.1 in : Height 1.1 in

Comes with signed tomobako

Perfect for those born in the Year of the Horse or when the zodiac comes around.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1322145
Shippodo
$200.00
Oil Spot Tianmu Bowl (Tenmoku Bowl, Yuteki)

Josen

Late 20th century

Size: Diameter 13cm Height 6.7cm

An interesting oil spot tenmoku chawan (or yuteki tenmoku) where the bowl is not done in the traditional jet black form but depending on how the light is shining reflects a maroon like color. The subtlties reflected from light and how tea or water can change a bowl is one of the aesthetic points in tea bowls.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1319514
Shippodo
$200.00
Vintage Red Shino Chawan

Mid to Late 20th century

Size: Diameter 4.75" Height 2.75"

From a San Francisco Collection of Japanese Ceramics

A fine classical example of a Shino ware tea bowl done with a red color glaze. The abstract designs and deformed shapes which were developed by potters in the 16th and 17th century became part of the canon of Japanese ceramics.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1960 item #1319513
Shippodo
$400.00
White Shino Bowl

Late 20th century

Size: Height 5" Diameter 3.76"

A traditional Japanese tea bowl done in the Shino style. The designs, often based from early Momoyama period examples are continued to be used while the size and elements have changed throughout the centuries.

A seal is found on the bottom which is hard to read.