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All Items : Artisan and Design : Ceramics : Pre 2000 item #863948 (stock #1911)
The Crane Gallery, Inc.
$800.00
A Japanese stoneware plate by Kato Shunto, with box (tomobako) signed by the artist. The plate's base has his mark as well. Born in 1916, Kato Shunto is a Seto potter resident in that city. This plate is decorated with underglaze cobalt-blue bamboo sprays under a nearly transparent greenish-yellow glaze that forms drips on the exterior. The face has a slightly irregular surface created by pressing the still damp plate against a piece of coarse cloth during manufacture...
All Items : Artisan and Design : Ceramics : Pre 2000 item #863934 (stock #1910)
The Crane Gallery, Inc.
$400.00
A large stoneware deep bowl with brushed white slip and blue and brown trees, by Shonzui Asami, 20th century. This bowl is signed by the artist and comes with a box (tomobako) signed and sealed by him as well. It measures 18.9cm dia. X 10cm H, or 7.5 inches X 4 inches. Its design shows the influence of Ogata Kenzan, one of the most famous and influential potters of the Edo period.
All Items : Artisan and Design : Ceramics : Pre 2000 item #863903 (stock #2789)
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$600.00
The designs on this set of five shallow stoneware bowls are based closely on early Karatsu wares. Each has an underglaze iron-brown design of a grass spray within rows of triple lines on the interior. The exterior has triple lines and sketchy grass sprays and the base the mark of this artist. Measurements are 5.2cm high X 13.3cm X 13.3cm, or 2 inches X 5.2 inches X 5.2 inches. They come with a box (tomobako) signed and sealed by the artist...
All Items : Artisan and Design : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1990 item #782286 (stock #2794)
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$500.00
Made by Nakazato Suetaro, 1897-1991, this porcelain model of two peaches has an exceptionally nice celadon glaze. It measures 11cm high X 17.5cm wide, or 4.25 inches X 7 inches. Suetaro signed his work Yozan, the mark impressed into the base of this sculpture. No damage.