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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1837 VR item #1326771
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$300.00
Rather unusual early 19th century Japanese pottery tokkuri (sake bottle) of Kyoto ware with underglaze decoration of grapes with leaves and tendrils. Very pleasing shape, beautiful green, blue and black underglaze colors. The foot shows earthenware body, beautiful texture of the glaze with characteristic craters. In perfect condition - irregularity see on the upper rim is original, not a loss or repair...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1837 VR item #1326770
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$300.00
Rather unusual early 19th century Japanese pottery tokkuri - sake bottle - with Oribe glaze on the top with beautiful streaks going onto the body and pooling at low points. Elegant shape with narrow neck and shaped upper rim for better pouring, beautiful green glaze turning blue in thicker layers. Oribe ware (named after Furuta Oribe - a famous 16th century tea master) was produced in Mino and Seto kilns, and is particularly Japanese in taste and was never made for export...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1326769
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
19th century/Meiji period Japanese Satsuma ceramic tokkuri - sake bottle - with enamel decoration of an actor dressed as an armed samurai wearing an angry mask, and a kneeling man on the other side of the bottle. Excellent quality detailed painting, great face. Typical Satsuma earthenware body, beautiful finely crackled glaze, signed BIZAN on the bottom...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1326768
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
19th century/Meiji period Japanese Satsuma ceramic tokkuri - sake bottle - with enamel decoration of a sitting actor with a hat in front of him, and another standing actor who, from the look of his wig, is playing a part of a shojo. Shojo are mythical creatures living near the sea, and are particularly fond of sake. Superb quality detailed painting, fantastic depiction of richly decorated robes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1326766
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
19th century/Meiji period Japanese Kyoto ware ceramic tokkuri - sake bottle - with enamel decoration of an actor performing Red Lion Dance. Beautifully potted with a handle, pinched mouth for better pouring and 3 cutouts on the bottom cleverly defining its feet. Wonderful quality painting, excellent red wig, richly decorated robe. Typical Kyoto ware earthenware body, beautiful finely crackled glaze, impressed potter’s mark on the side by the bottom in excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1910 item #1266663
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$175.00
19th century/Meiji period Japanese small Satsuma ceramic teapot with cover. The body is painted with 2 scenes of a bamboo grove and various flowers and morning mist painted with gold enamel, with design continuing on the cover. No chips, cracks or repairs. Excellent quality decoration in Japanese taste, typical Satsuma earthenware body, beautiful finely crackled glaze. Signed on the bottom KIYOMIZU TOMONICHI (alternative reading of the last 2 characters is Chojitsu)...