All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1366055 (stock #206)
A Kakehana vase in the shape of an elongated bird leg decorated with an assortment of colors in dashes, dots and draperies by Kawabata Kentaro enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Torihana (Bird-flower).  Consistent with this artitsts repertoire, the varying aspects are difficult to surmise in few words, raw clay, torn, cut, molded, squeezed and decorated with color in a variety of styles with glass beads bursting out like talons from the “foot”.  From the back extends a metal...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1284201 (stock #SF-115)
Vase with lug handle ears (Mimitsuki Kabin,) by Sachiko Furuya; Honolulu, HI. White Shino glaze. H. 8.75"(22cm) x Dia. 5.0"(12.75cm.) Sachiko Furuya hails from Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. There, she studied pottery with Yukio Matsuura, making primarily tea wares for practitioners of the Omotesenke School of Tea. She also attended the College of Arts at Nihon University (Tokyo,) Suidobara Fine Arts Academy (Tokyo,) and has a Studio Art degree from Clark College in Dubuque, Iowa...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1273805 (stock #0186)

Here is a fascinating Oribe Chawan (tea bowl) made by Koie Ryoji, one of the best internationally known contemporary Japanese potters. It is another embodiment of the artist’s spirit, with a shape that remains free and moving, rough, unique and dynamic. Its colors and its rawness is reminiscent of a wild landscape. As with many works by the famous artist, this piece’s dynamism conveys pure energy and raw strength...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1408155 (stock #V47)
Chawans are available in a wide range of sizes and styles, and different styles are used for thick and thin tea. Shallow bowls, which allow the tea to cool rapidly, are used in summer; deep bowls are used in winter to keep the green-tea hot for longer time. Bowls are frequently named by their creators or owners, or by a tea master. Bowls over four hundred years old are said to be in use today, but probably only on unusually special occasions...
All Items : Artists : Fashion : Apparel : Contemporary item #287468 (stock #T 754)
Slate Blue Mimi Dee Original Art to Wear 3/4 Length Jacket Coat with Abstract Multi Color Contrast and Color Blocking. No Other like it! One size fits most. Unlined for comfort, yet edges are well finished to wear over your own monochromatic apparel as an artsy accessory. This Art to Wear Garment was fabricated, constructed entirely by and labeled Mimi Dee, using various materials and 100 year old buttons. Other color combinations available by special order...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Contemporary item #1404836 (stock #431)
A beautiful assortment of colors and textures play across the dark red surface of this exquisite Chaire tea container by Living National Treasure Fujiwara Kei enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Bizen Chaire.
Size, D 6.7 cm H 11.4 cm
Condition, Excellent
Fujiwara Kei (1899-1983) was born in Bizen City, Okayama, he did not enter the ceramic world until he was already 40 years old. In his youth he studied art and literature in Tokyo...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1243208 (stock #725)
A lidded vessel of diamond form decorated with a circle and square viewed through vertical blinds of changing colors beaded with silver dew by Kondo Takahiro. It comes enclosed in the original signed wooden box enclosed inside a red lacquered outer wooden box (Niju Tomobako) dating circa 2002. The piece measures 7-1/2 x 4 x 10 inches (19 x 11 x 25 cm) and is in perfect condition.
Takahiro (b. 1958) was born the grandson of Living National Treasure Kondo Yuzo...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1134680 (stock ##4223)
Very large Karatsu style teabowl that was thrown and tataki paddled with texture into an oval form. There are various tones of ash and iron yellow flowing about the bowl, especially seen on the inside. The foot is tooled by hand, off the wheel, to go with the form of the bowl. The clay is a mixture of actual river clay and my stoneware clay to give it an earthy iron brown flavor.

Stoneware, slip and glaze

6.5" x 4.75" x 3.85" Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Paintings : Contemporary item #1336765 (stock #FS6)
Bedell & Co.
$2,600.00
Original framed painting by Frank Sampson. 30" by 31". Painted in 2013.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #820905 (stock #SF-41)
Hanging Vase (J. kakehanaire) by Sachiko Furuya. Bamboo Ash Glaze. H.6.5"(16.5cm) X Dia.2.875"(7.25cm). Sachiko Furuya hails from Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. There, she studied pottery with Yukio Matsuura, making primarily tea wares for practitioners of the Omotesenke School of Tea. She also attended the College of Arts at Nihon University (Tokyo,) Suidobara Fine Arts Academy (Tokyo,) and has a Studio Art degree from Clark College in Dubuque, Iowa...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1206818 (stock #GG.G13.1)
Guinomi, Sake Cup, by George Gledhill; Payette, ID. Shino Glaze on Porcelain Clay, Notched Foot. H. 2.625"(6.5cm) x Dia. 3.125"(8cm.) Volume = 4.75oz (140cc.) 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. Through pottery and Buddhism, he was exposed to Tea practitioners who complimented his work and encouraged him to produce Tea wares...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1243975 (stock ##4256)
Saffron glazed water jar, covered jar, mizusashi with combed, kushime decoration in slip under the glaze which has run to create long partridge feather tendrils around the base of the pot. There are three gold lacquer dot additions around the form.

Stoneware, slip and glazes

8" x 6.75"

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1023562 (stock ##4120)
Elegant Karatsu influenced bottle, vase or tokkuri glazed in temmoku and haiyu glazes with a very nice visual texture on the shoulder

Stoneware and glazes

9" X 4.5"

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Contemporary item #1009099 (stock ##4212)
Ao glazed albarello influenced cap jar with vertical kushime combing decoration

Stoneware, slip and glazes

10.25" X 6.5"

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Pre 2000 item #1323489 (stock #942)
A sake flask with Jomon Rope impressions by Living National Treasure Shimaoka Tatsuzo enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 5-1/2 inches (15 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
After serving in World War II, Tatsuzo apprenticed under world famous Mashiko Mingei potter Hamada Shoji, establishing his own kiln in 1954. Working with rope patterns, Tatsuzo set out to create a style unique to himself, resulting in the piece you see here, which is quintessential Tatsuzo. In 1996 he...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1066707 (stock ##4153)
Large altered oval teabowl form with temmoku and partridge feather glaze in the style of Karatsu pottery with a matching oval foot

Stoneware and glazes

6" x 5" x 4"

Functional, decorative and food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Plates : Contemporary item #1326835 (stock #954)
Red Gosu floral designs surround radical splashes like overlapping branches in a forest on this large square platter by Hayakawa Yoshinori exhibited at the 44th Nihon Dento Kogeiten National Traditional Crafts Exhibition and is featured on page 66 of the catalog. It is 50 cm (20 inches) square, 9 cm (3-1/2 inches) tall at the corners and in excellent condition.
Hayakawa Yoshinori was born in Shizuoka in 1946. He apprenticed in Mashiko under Yasuda Takeshi in 1972. Two years later he m...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 2000 item #827202 (stock ##4052)
Ameyu, amber glazed saucer vase with copper overglaze in a lattice pattern that has run to resemble hanging moss

Stoneware, glaze and overglaze

11" X 5.5"