ALBEDO 3 STUDIO
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pre 1990 item #1253342 (stock #7175)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$695.00
Exceptional stoneware vase that was subtly and expertly faceted, glazed in a rich nuka style glaze and decorated in Tale of Genji inspired partridges in platinum lustre. The presence and volume of the pot are hard to put in to perspective with the dimensions, 12" x 8.5" and a guinomi has been placed in the last photo to give a sense of the scale. Rich in concept and execution, this vase is an exemplary example of Showa era pottery made sometime around 1980.

This important vase, exhibited i...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1317476 (stock #AM HDG1)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$525.00
Large and impressive hikidashi-kuro, black Bizen chawan by Akiya masao. Measuring 14 x 11 cm, the chawan is in perfect condition with original signed box and is quite a wonderful handful. The surface is rich with wet ash on the exterior and interior and the surface is also decorated with diagonal slashes that add to the tactile quality.

Akiya Masao was born near Tokyo and after completing college at the Toyo Institute of Art embarked on a path to become a full time Bizen potter. Akiya serv...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pre 2000 item #1315930 (stock #HRSH1)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$465.00
Shigaraki hanaire by veteran Shigaraki master, Honiwa Rakunyu. In perfect condition with signed box and hand written, not stamped signature on the base used for special tea pieces.

10" tall

Honiwa Rakunyu II, though not a native of Shigaraki moved there and studied with Honiwa Rakunyu I, succeeded to the name in 1962 and set up a studio and a noborigama, later building his first anagama in 1971 which he named, Kochu-gama. Though Rakunyu II made a wide array of Shigaraki ware he spe...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1323812 (stock #HS HSV2)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$425.00
Solemn and noble vase Hakusetsu Shino vase by Shino and Oribe specialist; Higashida Shigemasa (b. 1955). Glazed in his signature Hakusetsu Shino this vase shows his unique Shino styling which blend the traditional with the contemporary, attributes which have gained him a worldwide following. Measuring 9.5" x 3.85" this cylindrical vase has a serene surface punctuated by the cut lip and spatula swipes up opposing sides and the textured surface is truly reminiscent of pure snow light by the moonli...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1202860 (stock #7163)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$365.00
Large, totemic Shigaraki vase by veteran master craftsman, Tani Seiuemon I. This impressive and well fired Shigaraki hanaire was thrown in two sections and joined to create the vase and foot of this pot made out of wonderful kinose clay from the region.

This vase measures 12.75" x 5" and is in perfect, original condition with tea cloth and original signed box.

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 2000 item #1308162 (stock #BPTB-001)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$350.00
This large Hagi tebachi, handled dish is by Scandinavian transplant and Hagi native; Bertil Nils Persson. Finding its inspiration in early Edo pottery, this tebachi is hand formed out of a rich red Hagi clay with a surface that shows a wide array of varying surface textures and hues over the large surface. Measuring 34 x 22 x 16cm this piece is far larger than it sounds and is in perfect condition with its original signed box. This basket would be great as a decorative piece or used for food or...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Contemporary item #1331556 (stock # TSMN546)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$350.00
Classic devil's bucket style Shigaraki mizusashi by veteran master craftsman, Tani Seiuemon I. This impressive and well fired Shigaraki mizusashi was thrown and has a rich surface and a lid that sits well on the turned in mouth. Fired in an anagama wood fired kiln for nearly a week, the resulting effects paint the surface with deposits of natural ash some of which turn to glass across the surface. Though fired with the lid in place, the velocity of the fire pushed ash into the interior which set...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1182432 (stock #7158)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$295.00
Lyrical and whimsical porcelain tsubo by Ishira Akira with overglaze enamels in red, yellow, green and Persian blue decorating the pure white surface. The surface is covered in red enamel, aka-e style creating a floral framework for the three rabbits articulated around the circumference of the pot with accents in other shades of enamel. The brushwork is easily seen and studied and shows a delft and exceedingly experienced hand.

Ishira Akira (b. 1941) studied at the Tokyo national Univers...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 2000 item #1289193 (stock #7180)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$295.00
Serene and noble seihakuji koro by veteran and master potter Kishimoto Kennin. Published in an exhibition catalogue for a Takashimiya show (a xerox of the relevant pages are included) this seihakuji celadon koro is a classic example of Kishimoto's style and modernization of a traditional form. This koro is in excellent condition except one of the wing-like appendages was unfortunately damaged and has been repaired, please see the attached photo showing both sides of the area in question. The kor...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1147897 (stock #7136)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$265.00
Elegant Shino lugged vase by veteran potter, Ando Hidetake (b. 1938). Thrown and then paddled ovoid, this simple tea ceremony vase was made of Mino mogusa clay and once stiff, the foot was hand carved to produce a fitting oval foot to compliment the form. There are wispy traces of iron under the crisp white Shino glaze meant to insinuate grasses and stemmed flowers in an ethereal Momoyama ink painting inspired manner. The form though modern, traces its roots back to the classical Momoyama era wh...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 1990 item #1038910 (stock #7082)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$195.00
Elegant Hagi hanging vase with a variety of colors from grey-blue to creamy white and lavender by master potter; Ono Zuiho. This hanging vase is made of a rich iron clay from Kyushu with a creamy slip and ash glaze over the piece.

Ono Zuiho is considered to be one of the 20th centuries most important Hagi potters. His work was not only traditional and geared toward chadogu, tea ceremony implements, but much of his work has a modern flare to it. His works are held by a number of public and...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1126025 (stock #7117)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$165.00
Charcol fired, yakishime tsubo with "hana", flower designs incised on the pot by Otani (Yano) Shin-ichi

27 x 24cm

In perfect condition with original signed box and stamped cloth

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Contemporary item #872611 (stock #4088)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$128.50
Large ovoid baker form glazed in a classical Oribe pattern of "mon" gate devices. Thrown and altered with applied lug handles

Stoneware, slips and glazes

15.75" X 5.75" X 5"

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #964876 (stock #4170)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$128.50
Lg, bold oval baker made of terra cotta with abstrakt resist decoration of repeating X and Os

Terra cotta, slips and glaze

15" X 5.75" X 4.75

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Plates : Contemporary item #1324098 (stock #YY OSP1)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$125.00
Vivid texture and color variations paint this bold swirl platter by Shigaraki and Oribe specialist, Yamaguchi Yoshinari. Made of a tight buff-white stoneware the Oribe glaze has created varying hues of green depending on the thickness of the glaze with high points having a brighter surface and a thick pool of green glass in the center of the plate with rich blue-green tones where the copper has become over-saturated. Measuring 11.75" x 1.75", the plate is in original condition though the box has...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Contemporary item #835522 (stock #4056)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$124.50
Large pair of Oribe Rinka style hachi, plates with white and black underglaze decoration and a rich lustrous green Oribe glaze

Stoneware, underglazes and glazes

Each approx. 10.5" X 11"

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #921243 (stock #4127)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$124.50
Kushime, combed mizusashi and chawan set in a rich Ao glaze with clear accents

Stoneware, slip and glazes

Mizusashi 6.75" X 6.4"

Chawan 4" X 5"

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Contemporary item #988486 (stock #4192)
Albdeo 3 Studio
$122.50
Large, ovoid tsubo, jar with kushime combing under haiyu and temmoku glazes. It is larger than the dimensions imply.

Stoneware, slip and glazes

12.25" X 8.5"