Chinese and Japanese Asian Art by David Hawkes
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #1307913 (stock #4342)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£425.00
A stoneware suiteki, a water dropper used in the practice of calligraphy, by the eminent Japanese potter and 'Living National Treasure' Hamada Shoji ( 1894 ~ 1978 ). It is accompanied by a tomobako inscribed by his son, Shinsaku, authenticating the item.

The simple circular form reminiscent of a mochi rice cake has been given an oatmeal glaze that has fired with salmon-pink blushes.

Approximately 8 cm diameter. Original condition...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #1307911 (stock #4343)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£275.00
An hexagonal stoneware seal-paste box by 'Living National Treasure' Tatsuzo Shimaoka ( 1919~2007 ). Shimaoka's seal on the base. Accompanied by a signed tomobako, wrapping cloth and various papers.

Approximately 9 cm diameter...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #1307881 (stock #4344)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£125.00
A Fine Iron Glazed Mashiko Stoneware Yunomi By Sakuma Kénji
, accompanied by a signed and inscribed tomobako. Sakuma Kénji (1936-) The fourth son of Sakuma Tôtarô. The potter opened his own kiln in Mashiko and became independent in the 36th year of the Showa era (1961).

Approximately 8 cm diameter, 9.3 cm high. Perfect condition...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 1980 item #1307879 (stock #4341)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£65.00
A small stoneware vase attributed to Sakuma Totaro ( 1900 ~ 1976 ). Sakuma was a friend and contemporary of Hamada Shoji, involved with him in the Mingei movement based in Mashiko.

First son of Sakuma Fukujiro, a mingei potter in Mashiko. Totaro studied ceramics with his father. The potter met Hamada Shoji who visited Mashiko in 1924 and he is said to have been fascinated with Hamada's knowledge on ceramics and his attitude towards pottery...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #1307878 (stock #4340)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£195.00
A fine stoneware mug by Sakuma Totaro ( 1900 ~ 1976 ). Sakuma was a friend and contemporary of Hamada Shoji, involved with him in the Mingei movement based in Mashiko.

First son of Sakuma Fukujiro, a mingei potter in Mashiko. Totaro studied ceramics with his father. The potter met Hamada Shoji who visited Mashiko in 1924 and he is said to have been fascinated with Hamada's knowledge on ceramics and his attitude towards pottery...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1307519 (stock #4338)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£320.00
A striking porcelain double gourd vase by the eminent Kutani potter Matsumoto Saichi V The tall shape has four raised ribs on the matt buff/white glazed body, the bottom gourd boldly painted with sets of green stripes on a tan ground. The buff/white glaze is curious, on close inspection it looks like crushed oyster shell. Signed on the base. The vase comes with its original signed and inscribed box.

Approximately 31.7 cm high...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 1980 item #965277 (stock #4114)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£85.00
A STONEWARE LAMP BASE BY MARIANNE deTREY

Grey ash glazed stoneware, ribbed and impressed. The piece is stamped with the scallop shell mark.

9.5/8 inches (24.4cm) high. Fine condition. Please study the photographs.

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