All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 2000 item #1101408 (stock ##7108)
This large Zenga chawan is glazed in a rich Oribe with a panel of ash clear glaze on which Kasumi Bunsho brushed “Don’t Know” and his full signature, Myoshin Abbot Jishunken with various seals. The Mino tradition chawan was made by Hayashi Ryouji of the Souzan kiln to act as the platform for Bunsho’s idiosyncratic and spontaneous calligraphy...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1102954 (stock #447)
Dials decorate the iron and slip dripped sides of this square Tsubo by Living National Treasure Shimaoka Tatsuzo enclosed in the original signed wooden box. iron underlies the circular windows of impressed rope designs over top of which runs dribbles of white slip. Very much representative of this artists work, it is just under 4 x 4 x 8 inches (9.5 x 9.5 x 19 cm) and in excellent condition...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1103863 (stock #450)
Pale lavender dapples the torn surface of this kurinuki vase by important artist Kaneta Masanao enclosed in the original signed wooden box. This style of digging the work out of the clay rather than forming the clay on a wheel has been a signature of this artists work for two decades. The vessel is roughly 5-1/2 x 8 inches (20 x 14 cm), 7 inches (18 cm) tall and in excellent condition...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1104178 (stock #451)
A stunning kinrande work by important Kutani artist Yamamoto Shigeyoshi enclosed in the original signed wooden box. How has he so expertly defined the pattern, as it swells and shrinks on its way down the curvaceous form? The vase is 11 inches (28 cm) tall and in perfect condition.
Shigeyoshi (b. 1931) was born in the hotspring town of Ishikawa prefecture and was eheavily influenced by his grandfather the first generatin Kitajima Bunsen...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 2000 item #1104234 (stock #SC SG1)
Oburi, large and bold wood fired chawan by modern master potter; Suzuki Goro

14.5 x 10cm

In perfect condition with its signed box, cloth and biography

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1106456 (stock #JM.1)
Yunomi, Tea Cup, by John Miller; Portland, OR. Shino glaze with iron spots. H.3.25"(8.25cm) x Dia.3.5"(9cm.) Volume 9oz(270cc.)This yunomi has a lustrous Shino glaze and playful iron spots decorating the outside of the cup that feels great to hold. John Salgir Miller was born in Elmira, NY, in 1974 and earned his BFA in ceramics and illiustration from the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1106464 (stock #JM.2)
Yunomi, Tea Cup, by John Miller; Portland, OR. Shino glaze with 3 double bands of vertical iron stripes around exterior. H.3.125"(8cm) x Dia.3.75"(9.5cm.) Volume 10oz(300cc.) This cup fetures a warm white Shino glaze with 3 double bands of vertical stripes spaced around the exterior. The creamy white interior will show green tea very well. John Salgir Miller was born in Elmira, NY, in 1974 and earned his BFA in ceramics and illiustration from the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1106612 (stock #JM.3)
Yunomi, Tea Cup, by John Miller; Portland, OR. Shino glaze with iron band around lip. H.3.25"(8.25cm) x Dia.3.625"(9.25cm.) Volume = 10oz(300cc.) John Salgir Miller was born in Elmira, NY, in 1974 and earned his BFA in ceramics and illiustration from the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston. He has been inspired the mingei aesthetic and by the work of Shoji Hamada since he began studying ceramics in high school...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1106616 (stock #JM.4)
Matcha Chawan, Tea Bowl, by John Miller of Portland, OR. Ido-gata (well-shaped) with light green glaze and "nagare" glaze runs decorating exterior and interior of bowl. H.3.375"(8.5cm) x Dia.5.875"(15cm.) Footring Dia. 2"(5cm.) John Salgir Miller was born in Elmira, NY, in 1974 and earned his BFA in ceramics and illiustration from the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1107594 (stock ##4211)
Large, waisted form terra cotta teabowl with Rimpa influenced "falling leaves" pattern

Terra cotta, slips and glaze

5.75" x 4.25"

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Contemporary item #1107598 (stock ##4212)
Large covered jar with attached lugs and a ring style knob glazed in a rich temmoku and runny tetsu-yu glaze which accentuates the form.

Stoneware and glazes

13" x 8"

Functional, decorative and foodsafe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #1108246 (stock #KS-OSC1)
Large classical Oni-Shino chawan by Kajiura Soshu (b. 1916). Showing a wide array of surface variations including a thick Shino together with large areas of an iron red glaze with the face of the bowl being covered in deposited ash from an intense wood firing. The interior has wonderful luminescent iron together with areas of Shino cells and and also has a ground down clamshell where something was stood inside the chawan during the firing, a common occurrence in this style of pottery. ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1108339 (stock #354)
Green covers the rounded edges of this perforated vessel by Yagi Akira enclosed in the original signed wooden box. The dish is 8-1/2 inches (21.5 cm) diameter, 5-1/2 inches (14 cm) tall and in perfect condition.
This name is a must have in any collection of modern Japanese Pottery. Akira was born in Kyoto in 1955, son of avant garde Yagi Kazuo (1918-1979) one of the founding members of Sodeisha...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1108340 (stock #202)
A large Mimitsuki Vase covered in deeply fissured celadon glaze by Suzuki Sansei (b. 1936) enclosed in the original signed wooden box...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1108402 (stock #461)
Blown ash speckles the lightly burnt earth of this gourd shaped Shigaraki vase by Takahashi Shunsai enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 11 inches (28 cm) tall, roughly 5 inches (12.5 cm) diameter and in excellent condition, stamped on the base Shunsai.
Born in 1927, the second son of renowned potter Takahashi Rakusai III in Shigaraki, Shunsai left home to study under Taniguchi Ryosai in Kyoto before returning to Shigaraki to pursue his studies of Shigaraki styles specifical...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1108589 (stock #341)
Smooth black Yuteki glaze with white clouds like steam rising through darkness and a white interior, contrasted by a white body sculpted like tendrils of cloud, black on the base, a fine set of Yunomi Drinking cups by Living National Treasures Shimizu Uichi enclosed in the original signed wooden box. Each cup is 4 inches (10 cm) tall, 2-1/2 inches (6.5 cm) diameter and in excellent condition. Shimizu Uichi (1926-2004) was born in Kyoto the son of a ceramic dealer. Discarding the family business...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1110124 (stock #321)
Charred ash deposits are baked into the side of this large Tsubo by Shigaraki Representative Otani Shiro enclosed in the original signed wooden box. Rivulets strike out from the heat blasted face, the coloring pleasing on all sides. The Tsubo is 10-1/2 inches (26 cm) diameter, 9 inches (23 cm) tall and in perfect condition.
Shiro (born 1936), of Shigaraki, was a student of Living National Treasure Shimizu Uichi and Kiyomizu Kyubei. He established his first kilns, a noborigama climbing ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1110524 (stock #322)
A thick green shizen-yu ash glaze covers the form of this heavy walled Shigaraki pot by important artist Otani Shiro enclosed in the original signed wooden box. Never redundant, the Shigaraki clay bursts colorful under the intense flame. Tea‚’-drops of green glass wrap liquid about the body, exposing the red burnt clay and shell forms left where it sat on its side in the kiln. The vessel is 10-1/2 inches (27 cm) tall and in perfect condition, dating circa 1995. Shiro was born in 1936, an...