Meiji Bijutsu
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1293681
Meiji Bijutsu
$400.00
A very attractive antique leather tabako-ire (tobacco pouch) dating from the end of the Edo period (1615-1868) to the beginning of the Meiji period (1868-1912).

Although the pouch shows signs of its age, it is obviously made with fine leather...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1278936
Meiji Bijutsu
$390.00
A splendid kiseru (pipe) of very small size, which seems to have been used. It is made in a most refined way; the metallic "suikuchi" (mouthpiece) and "gankubi" (shank) skilfully carved with the motif of a single flower, separated by the bamboo stem. The kiseru dates from the end of the Edo period to the beginning of the Meiji period.

A great example of the mastery of Japanese metal craftsmen of the 19th century.

The kiseru is in very good condition...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1273794
Meiji Bijutsu
$390.00
An exquisite set of five Imari porcelain cups made for the service of sencha. The set probably dates from the end of the 19th century (Meiji period)...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1247225
Meiji Bijutsu
$390.00
A splendid chawan (tea bowl) by Kato Sho.

Kato Sho (1927-2001) was a major Seto potter, bestowed with some of the most important awards on the Japanese pottery scene and recognized as an Intangible Cultural Property of the Aichi prefecture in 2000; a great achievement...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #1296002
Meiji Bijutsu
$380.00
A very attractive set of one kyusu (tea pot) and one yuzamashi (water cooler), used for sencha...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1291727
Meiji Bijutsu
$370.00
Vintage Kaishi-ire A kaishi-ire is a pouch used during the Japanese tea ceremony to hold "kaishi" (paper) onto which sweets are placed. This particular pouch, which dates from the end of the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th century (Meiji-Taisho periods) is bigger than most and could also have been used as a wallet, complete with a mirror. On the back of that mirror, along with markings, two turtles are depicted climbing a mound by a brook...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1242710
Meiji Bijutsu
$340.00
This fine set of two chawan (tea bowls) was made by Hayashi Tozo, a Kyoto potter specialized in the making of Raku bowls.

The Raku pottery tradition was born more than 400 years ago, in the ancient Japanese capital of Kyoto, from the collaboration between great tea master Sen Rikyu (1522-1591) and a potter named Chojiro ( - 1592), the forebear of the great Raku family of potters...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1198740
Meiji Bijutsu
$330.00
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This wonderful chawan (tea bowl) was made by a potter named Moritoki Taiyu. It is part of a series of bowls which come directly from his warehouse. Moritoki Taiyu was born in Bizen in 1920. At the age of 30, he began studying pottery, starting with Bizen ware and moving on to Mino ware (oribe, seto, shino...)...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1191920
Meiji Bijutsu
$290.00
Inventory being renewed - Please submit your Best Offer

This wonderful chawan (tea bowl) was made by a potter named Moritoki Taiyu. It is part of a series of bowls which come directly from his warehouse. Taiyu was born in Bizen in 1920. At the age of 30, he began studying pottery, starting with Bizen ware and moving on to Mino ware (oribe, seto, shino...)...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1191922
Meiji Bijutsu
$290.00
Inventory being renewed - Please submit your Best Offer

This splendid chawan (tea bowl) was made by a potter named Moritoki Taiyu. It is part of a series of bowls which come directly from his warehouse. Taiyu was born in Bizen in 1920. At the age of 30, he began studying pottery, starting with Bizen ware and moving on to Mino ware (oribe, seto, shino...)...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1193214
Meiji Bijutsu
$290.00
Inventory being renewed - Please submit your Best Offer

This spectacular chawan (tea bowl) was made by a potter named Moritoki Taiyu. It is part of a series of bowls which come directly from his warehouse. Moritoki Taiyu was born in Bizen in 1920. At the age of 30, he began studying pottery, starting with Bizen ware and moving on to Mino ware (oribe, seto, shino...)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1267211
Meiji Bijutsu
$290.00
An exquisite miniature porcelain by Yohei Seifu I (1803-1861).

Seifu Yohei was born in Kaga province (current Ishikawa prefecture). He became apprentice to the second Takahashi Dohachi (Nin'ami)(1783-1855), one of the three majors potters of that period, in Kyoto, and established his kiln there in 1827. He is especially known for his Sometsuke and Kinrande style ceramics.

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The pot is in excellent condition...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1198074
Meiji Bijutsu
$290.00
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This splendid chawan (tea bowl) was made by a potter named Moritoki Taiyu...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1198070
Meiji Bijutsu
$290.00
Inventory being renewed - Please submit your Best Offer

This splendid chawan (tea bowl) was made by a potter named Moritoki Taiyu. It is part of a series of bowls which come directly from his warehouse. Moritoki Taiyu was born in Bizen in 1920. At the age of 30, he began studying pottery, starting with Bizen ware and moving on to Mino ware (oribe, seto, shino...). Moritoki Taiyu is also known for his calligraphic works, which shows honesty, fortitude and dynamism, traits also found i...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1247222
Meiji Bijutsu
$280.00
A splendid chawan (tea bowl) by Kato Sho.

Kato Sho (1927-2001) was a major Seto potter, bestowed with some of the most important awards on the Japanese pottery scene and recognized as an Intangible Cultural Property of the Aichi prefecture in 2000; a great achievement. During his prolific career, he exposed in some of the best venues in Japan like the Asahi and Nitten expositions, and exhibited his work abroad as well: United States, Mexico, New Zealand and other countries.

Kindly in...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1296001
Meiji Bijutsu
$250.00
A very attractive set of 5 sencha cups dating from the end of the Meiji period (1868-1912) to the Taisho period (1912-1926).

Each cup is decorated by hand in sublime details, depicting birds flying over a lake around which cherry blossoms are in bloom. The set is a fine example of the level of kutani craftsmen of the beginning of the 20th century.

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The set is in very good condition, with very little enamel wear and only a few kiln fla...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1193227
Meiji Bijutsu
$250.00
Inventory being renewed - Please submit your Best Offer

This very fine chawan (tea bowl) was made by a potter named Moritoki Taiyu. It is part of a series of bowls which come directly from his warehouse. Moritoki Taiyu was born in Bizen in 1920. At the age of 30, he began studying pottery, starting with Bizen ware and moving on to Mino ware (oribe, seto, shino...). Moritoki Taiyu is also known for his calligraphic works, which shows honesty, fortitude and dynamism, traits also found...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1264264
Meiji Bijutsu
$250.00
A splendid chaire (tea caddy) made in the tenmoku style of pottery. Although first associated with its shape, the term “tenmoku” is now used to designate the iron oxide rich glaze used to cover the potteries themselves.

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More pictures coming soon.

The chaire is in very good condition. It presents a small, visible crack in its base, not rare on this kind of pottery.
Dimensions: 7.3 x 7.3 cm (2.9 x 2.9 in), weight 172g (6 oz)