All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1177417 (stock #GG.KH-2)
Kakehanaire (Hanging Flower Vase,) by George Gledhill; Payett, ID. Wood fired, ash glaze, with copper ring attached in back for hanging on a wall or post. H>6.5"(16.5cm) x W.3.125"(8cm.) There have been several influences to George Gledhill’s ceramic work. Buddhism has been a guiding force in life for many years, and George even visits local prisons to teach the Dharma to inmates...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1177418 (stock #GG.KH-1)
Kakehanaire (Hanging Flower Vase,) by George Gledhill; Payette, ID. Wood fired, ash glaze, with copper ring attached in back for hanging on a wall or post. H6.5"(16.5cm) x W.3.5"(9cm.) There have been several influences to George Gledhill’s ceramic work. Buddhism has been a guiding force in life for many years, and George even visits local prisons to teach the Dharma to inmates...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1181264 (stock #569)
A large Ginsai (Silver-glazed) vessel by Hiraga Taeko enclosed in the original signed wooden box. The unusual shape compounded with the advancing decoration of silver is both eye-catching and disconcerting. It stands 31.5 x 13.5 x 43.5 cm tall (12-1/2 x 5 x 17-1/2 inches) and is in excellent condition.
Hiraga Taeko was born in Aichi prefecture in 1948, a pioneering female artist who has served as mentor to a young generation of artists from her kiln in Kawasaki city, Kanagawa near Tokyo...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1181268 (stock #570)
A Ginsai (Silver-glazed) vessel by Hiraga Taeko enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Kawara Mon Kakehana (Hanging Vase patterned with roof tiles). The unusual shape compounded with the advancing decoration of silver is both eye-catching and disconcerting. It measures 10 x 5 x 25 cm (4 x 2 x 10 inches) and is in fine condition, with a metal ring on back for hanging...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1181381 (stock #572)
A dramatic basin brutalized by the elements by Shigaraki Master Tsujimura Shiro enclosed in the original signed wooden box. Representative of this artists work, the lip has split with heat, one edge blasted off, and the entire charred and buried in ash. The dish measures 7.5 cm (3 inches) deep, 29 cm (12 inches) diameter and is in excellent condition.
Tsujimura Shiro was born in Nara in 1947, and began his steps into the art world as an oil painter...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 1990 item #1181886 (stock ##7151)
Pair of mentori, faceted style vases by Shigaraki master potter, Kohyama Yasuhisa (b. 1936). The vase on the left side of the photos is an early Shigaraki mentori vase that was wood fired in his first anagama kiln, the vase on the right is a Hakuyu glazed vase, glazed with a Hagi style white glaze which Kohyama uses to this day on his "standard ware" functional pottery...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 2000 item #1181943 (stock ##7152)
Small Shigaraki kake-ire hanging vase made by Uda Rakuzan. The small uzukumaru like form, intentionally deformed with the face covered in ash and charcoal effects and an incised decoration around the should of the pot. the rear has hi-iro effects and a metal hanger.

This vase is in fine condition but does not have a box. The vase measures 4.5" x 4.8".

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1181970 (stock ##7157)
Large and bold hakeme style Oribe chawan by Matsuzaki Ken. This finely formed chawan has an excellent shape to show off the casual hakeme slip decoration that was then glazed over in an oribe glaze that is full of variation, tones and effects.

The is a great deal written about Matsuzaki Ken, including a book and several dvds (videos) about this stellar Shimaoka Tatsuzo student...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1182015 (stock #575)
A very elegant celadon by one of the greats of that genre, Matsumoto Isami enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 24 cm tall (9-1/2 inches) tall and in perfect condition. Isami was born in the Higashiyama district of Kyoto in 1931, and trained under his father in design and the complexities of Seiji and Hakuji pottery. In 1954 he took the Mayors Prize in the Kyo-Ten (Kyoto City Art Exhibition), and was accepted into the Nitten the following year...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1183993 (stock #585)
Clay drapes like rusted steel forming this intriguing ichirin-sashi vase by Terada Minoro enclosed in the original signed wooden box. The piece is five inches diameter, the same height and in excellent condition.
Minoru was born into a potting family in Seto city in 1936, entering into the BizanToen Ceramics facility in 1958, where he worked and studied for 10 years before establishing his own kiln. He is held in the Stockholm National Museum, among others.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1184083 (stock #SLR 116)
This very nicely fired Shigaraki style guinomi (sake cup) was made by Kato Takahiko, who is one of the best younger potters working in the Shigaraki style. He is well exhibited in Japan and has won numerous awards. It is 2 1/4" high and 2 1/8" wide. The artist name and seal are inside of the original wood box. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bottles : Contemporary item #1184085 (stock #SLR 117)
This very fine tokkuri (sake bottle, or pourer) with an unusual dark firing and a nice bright ash glaze feature on the side was made by Miyao Masahiro, one of the Young Lions, the younger generation of very talented potters working in Bizen style. It is 6 1/4" high and 3 1/2" wide from the widest part. The artist name and seal are on the top of the original wood box; his name is on the bottom of the sake bottle. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #1184831 (stock #586)
A small gold wrapped vase by Ono Hakuko enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 5-1/2 inches ((14 cm) diameter, 6 inches (15 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
From Aichi prefecture, Hakuko was trained by her father initially in the ceramic arts. However she was most strongly influenced by the great experimentive artist Kato Hajime (1901-1968) and his work with gold. This affected her own style deeply, and it can be said that she carried on his research...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1184832 (stock #587)
A small gold wrapped cup by Ono Hakuko enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 2-1/2 inches (6.5 cm) diameter, 3-1/2 inches (9 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
From Aichi prefecture, Hakuko was trained by her father initially in the ceramic arts. However she was most strongly influenced by the great experimentive artist Kato Hajime (1901-1968) and his work with gold. This affected her own style deeply, and it can be said that she carried on his research...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1185429 (stock #592)
A breathtaking white form of draped porcelain by Nagae Shigekazu enclosed in the original signed wooden box with the original Daimaru Department Store exhibition invitation. Light patterns are almost indiscernible on the surface, incredibly detailed and crisp when viewed close-up...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1185925 (stock #595)
A small gold wrapped cup in red by Ono Hakuko enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 2 inches (5.5 cm) diameter, 1-3/4 inches (4.5 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
From Aichi prefecture, Hakuko was trained by her father initially in the ceramic arts. However she was most strongly influenced by the great experimentive artist Kato Hajime (1901-1968) and his work with gold. This affected her own style deeply, and it can be said that she carried on his research. She was awarded...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Contemporary item #1186394 (stock #G601)
A large mizusashi extolling thevirtues of True Momoyama Bizen by Abe Anjin enclosed in the original signed wooden box. The iron like quality of the work comes from the temperature at which Anjin fires, 200 degrees higher than most Bizen potters. Scars and interconnecting symbols harken back to the days of group firing and kiln marks. The piece is 7-1/2 inches (19 cm) diameter, 7 inches (18 cm) tall and in excellent condition. Very rare!
Born in Osaka in 1938, the mysterious recluse be...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1187059 (stock ##4242)
Large temmoku and iron glazed teabowl creating a matsukawa, pine bark, effect diagonally around the teabowl. The chawan is ovoid in form and the foot was hand cut to compliment the form.

Stoneware and glazes

6" x 5.5" x 3.5"

Functional, decorative and food safe