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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1249045 (stock #T-P1166)
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Another excellent "Yabumeizan" tea cloth container of Meiji period with Funeboko (boat shaped parade float) motif. Funeboko is one kind of decorated floats at The Kyoto Gion Festival in July that is crowned by a parade, This festival originated as part of a purification ritual to appease the gods thought to cause fire, floods and earthquakes. This particular boat shaped float is dedicated to Empress Consort Jing who ruled from the year, 201...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1249043 (stock #T-P1165)
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An elaborate, delicate, and elegant pair of “Yabumeizan” vases with flower and birds motifs. Yabumeizan (1853-1934) was a pottery-painter who applied overglaze decoration and colours to undecorated pottery which was bought in. He had achieved mastery of detailed multicolored overglaze painting earthenware techniques...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1245940 (stock #T-P1053)
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A very unique and rare Sumidagawa pottery flower vase made in the early Meiji period. This humorous vase is depicted with a scene of two men resting in a cave, which is very unique and impressive idea.

Since Sumidagawa ware were made mainly for exporting abroad, there are few artworks currently left in Japan. This is one of such rare Sumidagawa pottery ware. The kiln of Sumidagawa pottery was founded in the mid Edo period, using the clay near the Sumida river as pot clay...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1244953 (stock #T-H1077)
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$900.00
A tiny yet tasteful refined "Somesuke" (Blue-and-white) incense case, with birds in floral patterns by Makuzu Kozan. "Somesuke" is a white pottery with indigo patterns, which is often find in Imari ware.

Miyagawa (Makuzu) Kozan I (1842-1916) was appointed artist to the Japanese Imperial household and was one of the greatest potters of the Meiji Era...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1243656 (stock #T-BN1033)
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This gorgeous Kyoto Satsuma vase is delicately decorated with the paintings of cherry-blossom viewing on an good old peaceful spring day. Although unsigned, this lovely vase with detailed gilt work reminds us of the style of Kinkozan or Ryuzan. One side of the vase is decorated with a picture of a beautiful woman in traditional style enjoying cherry blossom, the other side is with a scenery of a old town where people are enjoying cherry-blossom near a shrine...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1243647 (stock #T-O1057)
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A Goryeo celadon porcelain style vase decorated with inlaid phoenix and chrysanthemum motifs by Miyagawa "Makuzu" Kozan the 2nd(1858-1940).

Makuzu Kozan is one of the most influential pottery during Meiji to early Showa period for its unique grand relief pottery and high quality earthenware with multicolored overgraze enamels. Their products were exhibited at Philadelphia World Exposition and evaluated highly in Europe and the U.S. to become a world-famous pottery...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1243210 (stock #T-A1096)
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$3,400.00
Lovely Kyoto Pottery Censer by Miura Chikusen A fabulous Kyoto (Kiyomizu) pottery incense burner made by Miura Chikusen 1st, decorated with floral geometric pattern in various colors against lively green ground. It comes with elaborately carved silver chimney and a pottery one. Censers are any type of vessels made for burning incense...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1243082 (stock #T-M1014)
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$2,400.00
A marvelous Kyoto Satsuma plate delicately decorated with motifs of Samurai and wives at seaside done in gold and multiple color paintings. Surrounding area is decorated with Chinese style geometry pattern belt and detailed motifs of peony and fan in various colors. This delicate, elaborate and elegant Kyo Satsuma plate of Meiji period is put in a beautifully refined frame.

Condition: This splendid Kyo Satsuma plate is in excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1240928 (stock #T-BN1035)
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A Kyoto Satsuma flower vase by Matsumoto Hozan with a very detailed picture of daimyo(regional federal lord) procession. The drawings are amazingly minute, precise and delicate. This vase represents the typical Kyoto Satsuma decoration technique which is characterized by its minute and elegant style. In the picture, daimyo and retainers, such as samurai, doctors, and those who serve for daimyo painted in one continuous line...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1240823 (stock #T-BN1030)
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Very rare Kyoto Satsuma vase made by "Kinkozan,"one of the most important pottery in Kyoto. Decorated with two painted cartouche surrounded by raised golden bamboo style frames with traditional Japanese flowers painted inside. One is painted with various kind of chrysanthemums, and the other is painted with the Japanese wisteria...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1238419 (stock #T-BN1031)
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An elegant Kyoto Satsuma vase made during Meiji period. This vase in rectangular form has four sides, decorated with drawings of peaceful good old days... women in pavilion rest beside the placid lake, a Japanese beauty in gorgeours kimono, songbirds singing on a gnarled plum tree, and a mother and children washing their kimonos...The shoulders of the vase are decorated with exquisite millefleurs and phoenix pattern. Very high quality Kyo Satsuma vase.

Condition: This precious Kyo Satsu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1238319 (stock #T-M1017)
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A simple yet sophisticated celadon incense burner by Suwa Sozan 1st, one of the famous potter in Meiji-Taisho period. " The globe is made of silver with splendid Phoenix motif.

Suwa Sozan was born in Kanazawa. He worked for Kinkozan, one of prestigious Meiji potter, until 1906, when he set up his own workshop in Gojozaka. He seems to have specialized in ceramic carving and in the making of celadon. He was made an Imperial Artist in 1917. It is said that he won a bronze medal at the ...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1238211 (stock #T-H580)
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This refined incense burner by Miyagawa "Makuzu" Kozan has a taste of old Satsuma ware, which Kozan intentionally tried to revisit and to bring out the achievements of their predecessors. Some of Makuzu ware were made by imitating the style of their forefathers, such as Rimpa school, Nomura Ninsei or old Satsuma ware. By learning and copying their traditional styles, Kozan tried to search for the spirit of old traditional Japanese arts and beauty. So it is not a mere copy, rather it embraces ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1238094 (stock #T-BN1029)
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An amazingly elaborate openwork Kyo-Satsuma incense burner of Meiji period, delicately decorated with enamels and gilt drawings. Both sides of the handles are with the drawings of good old spring time scenery with cherry blossom flowers. Women and children are enjoying the beauty of cherry blossom on a peaceful warm spring day. The top of the handle and body are delicately decorated with multi-colored flowers and honeycomb pattern with gilt. This amazingly delicate and elegant openwork insenc...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1237738 (stock #T-H662)
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A refined withe porcelain incense burner in Korai style by Makuzu Kozan II(1859-1917). The body is big bird form, with ornamented small bird with rise technique on the upper body. The incense globe is made of pure silver (100%) with fine carving of dragon and arabesque design.

Makuzu ware was first presented in the Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition of 1876, gaining the bronze medal in the decorative ceramic division, This great success let to worldwide fame for Makuzu ware, and thereaf...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1237612 (stock #T-H1013)
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$1,600.00
A exquisite Satsuma Suiteki, or small water pot for calligraphy, elaborately decorated with latticework pattern on the body, and chrysanthemum design on spout. This is fairly high quality Satsuma ware with very detailed, delicate and elegant small pot rarely found.

The Seikozan pottery studio in Kobe was one of the best Kyo-Satsuma manufacturers ranking with Yabumeizan or Kinkousan.

Condition: This refined Satsuma small pot is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks and no ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1237485 (stock #T-O970)
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A sophisticated celadon jar by Suwa Sozan (1851-1922), one of the famous potter in Meiji-Taisho period. The ovoid body jar decorated with a shoal of sturgeon-like fish modelled in low relief and painted in undergraze red and grey and lightly incised with water weeds. The fishes look like as if they are actually swimming in the water. A very similar jar is kept at the Nasser D. Khalili collection.

Suwa Sozan was born in Kanazawa. He worked for Kinkozan, one of prestigious Meiji potter, u...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1237281 (stock #T-M1015)
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$1,800.00
A pair of stylish, elegant and slender Kyo-Satsuma (or Kyoto style Satsuma) vase, made by Kusube Sennosuke (1859-1940) of Awata (Kyoto), one of the major Kyo-Sasuma artists such as Kinkousan, as well as, a founder of Kusube pottery trading company. This graceful pair of vases in gourd form embrace a bit of Art Nouveau taste, with gorgeous belt pattern on the upper shoulder and near the bottom, and gracefully painted Japanese wisteria flowers in the center.

Awata ware, or Kyo-Satsuma, a...