Dmitry Levit Asian Art Dmitry Levit Asian Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1910 item #1266666
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$250.00
Late 19th century / Meiji period Japanese pottery Oribe ware chaire (tea caddy for storing powdered green tea used in tea ceremony) with handle. Characteristic rich green glaze, underglaze brown painting of pine saplings, wonderful crackled glaze. Oribe ware (named after Furuta Oribe - a famous 16th century tea master) was produced in Mino and Seto kilns: it is particularly Japanese in taste and was never made for export...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1251705
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$175.00
19th century round Japanese kogo (covered box for incense during tea ceremony) made in cloisonne technique. Simple elegant shape with decoration of two roundels inside a spade shaped reserve, all on a karakusa (scrolling vine) ground. Beautiful work, great quality enameling, flecks of avanturine glass enamel in the black enamel of the spade...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1910 item #1247964
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$275.00
Late Meiji - early Taisho (1910s-1920s) Japanese porcelain chaire (tea caddy for storing powdered green tea used in tea ceremony) of classic shape with cover and shifuku (silk brocade storage bag). Elegant potting, beautiful celadon glaze with wonderful tiny bubbles, pooling by the neck giving it a deeper hue. Bone lid lined with gold lacquer paper on the inside. Beautiful piece in great condition. Height with cover 2 5/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1232642
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$325.00
19th century Japanese ceramic chawan (tea bowl) for tea ceremony with crackled orange / cream glaze and underglaze blue decoration of torii gates among pines and birds in flight. Superb free painting, Raku pottery produced in the Kyoto region. Beautiful potting with spiral line on the bottom of the bowl showing the way potter finished turning the piece. Stamped with potter’s seal on the lower body...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1232641
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$275.00
Rather unusual 19th century Japanese pottery Oribe ware chaire (tea caddy for storing powdered green tea used in tea ceremony) of square section with ivory cover. Characteristic rich green glaze pooling and forming drops at low points, beautiful crackled glaze, great patina. Oribe ware (named after Furuta Oribe - a famous 16th century tea master) was produced in Mino and Seto kilns: it is particularly Japanese in taste and was never made for export...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1837 VR item #1232640
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$225.00
Unusual early 19th century Japanese cloisonne kogo (covered box for incense during tea ceremony) made in a shape of a clam shell and decorated with various flowers on the background of scrolling vines. Rims are silvered (some wear), white enamel background on the outside, blue enamel on the inside. Very pleasant finish with original pitting, rare and early object in terms of Japanese cloisonné, from the period of transition from Chinese to Japanese style. Great piece in Japanese taste...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1232639
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$195.00
Late 19th century Japanese stoneware kogo (box for incense during tea ceremony) in a form of Daikoku holding a rice bale in front of him. Daikoku is one of the 7 Gods of Good Fortune, that of rice, and, as a consequence, of wealth. Stoneware with wonderful potting, beautiful celadon glaze, very pleasant patina. Great piece in Japanese taste. Height 2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1232637
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
Unusually small 19th century round Japanese kogo (covered box for incense during tea ceremony) made in cloisonne technique. Simple elegant shape with decoration of butterfly in flight among flowers on dark blue ground, similar motif on the bottom. Very pleasant finish with original pitting. Rims are silvered (some wear), blue enamel on the inside. Inscribed box with wrapping cloth: box may not be original, but that is how it came. Great humble piece in Japanese taste. Diameter 1 5/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1094215
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$125.00
19th century round Japanese kogo (covered box for incense during tea ceremony) made in cloisonne technique. Simple elegant shape with decoration of an iris growing by a stream, and cherry blossoms and petal on a dark blue background with scrolling wires. Rim is silvered on the inside, nice finish with original pitting, green enamel on the inside with original firing bubbles. Great humble piece in Japanese taste. Diameter 2 1/2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1060645
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$200.00
19th century Japanese ceramic chawan (tea bowl) for tea ceremony with mottled orange and white glaze. Aka-Raku (red Raku) pottery produced in the Kyoto region. Excellent design, beautiful potting with body first turned and then formed by fingers, spiral line on the bottom of the bowl showing the way potter finished turning the piece. Great crackled glaze, inscribed by the potter on the body by the foot. Very attractive object, well-used, in great condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1060628
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$125.00
19th century Kyoto ware Japanese ceramic octagonal kashiki dish with enameled on the inside with a phoenix in flight above blooming flowers. Used for holding sweets served with tea. Very pleasant potting, sand-colored stoneware with beautifully crackled glaze. Decorated in Ninsei style with green, light green, red, black and blue enamels. Some wear to enamel, closed line (see Enlargement 2, at about 4 o’clock)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1060617
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
19th century round Japanese kogo (covered box for incense during tea ceremony) made in cloisonné technique. Very simple elegant shape with decoration of variously shaped reserves on the background of scrolling vines. Very pleasant finish with original pitting, gilding to the rim, no chips, star cracks, loss of enamel or restoration. Early piece in terms of Japanese cloisonné, from the period of transition from Chinese to Japanese style. Diameter 2 3/8 inches.