All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1432865 (stock #1590)
A stone formed bowl covered entirely in platinum by Inayoshi Osamu enclosed in the original signed wooden box accompanied by the shiori and Shifuku. The bowl is carved and torn from a block of clay, then textured with natural stones specially selected for their surface patterns, splashed with glaze and then covered in platinum, creating dry. Matte regions punctuated by glistening liqid spatters...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bottles : Contemporary item #1432787 (stock #RY04)
This is a Karatsu Tokkuri bottle created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Raizan Yasunaga. Sake (rice wine) drinkers pour Sake from a Tokkuri bottle to a Guinomi cup.

Yasunaga specializes in creating Karatsu ware which we think is characterized by rusticity and naturalness. According to Yasunaga, simplicity and the elimination of clutter are important when he works on clays and glazes.

Karatsu ware has a history of about 400 years...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1432786 (stock #RY03)
This is a Karatsu Katakuchi bowl created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Raizan Yasunaga. Sake (rice wine) drinkers pour Sake from a Katakuchi bowl to a Guinomi cup.

Yasunaga specializes in creating Karatsu ware which we think is characterized by rusticity and naturalness. According to Yasunaga, simplicity and the elimination of clutter are important when he works on clays and glazes.

Karatsu ware has a history of about 400 years...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1432780 (stock #1589)
Flowering Blue Topaz vines fringed with gold tangle about the perfect elongated form of this elegant vessel by Hayama Yuki enclosed in the original wooden box accompanied by his personal hand written narrative (also in its own wooden box). The vase is 24 cm (9-1/2 inches) tall and in excellent condition. According to the 21st century Museum in Kanazawa Hayama Yuki: begins by composing a story then creates a porcelain work to accompany that story...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1432752 (stock #RY02)
This is a Madara Karatsu Chawan tea bowl created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Raizan Yasunaga. It has the brown spotted surface called Madara in Japanese.

Yasunaga specializes in creating Karatsu ware which we think is characterized by rusticity and naturalness. According to Yasunaga, simplicity and the elimination of clutter are important when he works on clays and glazes.

Karatsu ware has a history of about 400 years...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1432751 (stock #RY01)
This is a Karatsu Chawan tea bowl created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Raizan Yasunaga. He specializes in creating Karatsu ware.
According to Yasunaga, simplicity and the elimination of clutter are important when he works on clays and glazes.

Karatsu ware has a history of about 400 years. It is made of local clays and glazes, and is fired in a climbing kiln...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432676 (stock #TFuj04)
This teacup was created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Takanori Fujino. It was made of porcelain and painted with glazes. The camellia on the teacup, painted with a paintbrush, has been adopted as the theme of paintings, sculptures and craft works of Japanese art for centuries. It was liked by the nobility and wealthy individuals...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432675 (stock #TFuj03)
This teacup was created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Takanori Fujino. It was made of porcelain and painted with glazes. The camellia on the teacup, painted with a paintbrush, has been adopted as the theme of paintings, sculptures and craft works of Japanese art for centuries. It was liked by the nobility and wealthy individuals...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1432674 (stock #TFuj02)
This Kogo incense container was made by Takanori Fujino. It was made of porcelain and painted with glazes. The camellia on the container, painted with a paintbrush, has been adopted as the theme of paintings, sculptures and craft works of Japanese art for centuries. It was liked by the nobility and wealthy individuals. This is also called Gosu that can be used for holding something to store it.

Incense containers and incense burners are used in the Japanese tea ceremony (Chanoyu)...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1432673 (stock #TFuj01)
This Chaire tea container was made by Takanori Fujino. The camellia on the container, painted with a paintbrush, has been adopted as the theme of paintings, sculptures and craft works of Japanese art for centuries. It was liked by the nobility and wealthy individuals. This is also called Tsubo that can be used for holding something to store it.

A tea container is used to hold powdered green tea, or matcha, which is used in the Japanese tea ceremony (Chanoyu), which was established in...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1432669 (stock #1588)
A versatile platter with three Mukozuke dishes, perfect for condiments or hors-d’oeuvres. I imagine, in Japanese cuisine, a large grilled fish shared by the family, with pink salt, sansho, and sea salt in the three dishes, there to flavor to your taste. The tops are smooth cut like folded paper, but the bottoms are torn away in honeycomb like cubicles, creating a very distinct contrast unique to this artist. The plate is 14 x 28 x 4 cm (5-1/2 x 11 x 1-1/2 inches). The high dishes are 8.5 c...
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1990 item #1432662 (stock #SC6-932201)
Marked, "Gale Rothstein, Inc.," this bracelet and earrings has a modernistic flair. The gemstones provide great color against the flat gold colored metal. While they are listed separately, they can be purchased individually. The bracelet for $125 and the earrings, $75
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1432633 (stock #TF08)
This is a Tenmoku Chawan tea bowl created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Takeshi Furukawa. It is called Jian ware in China. The rare color of this tea bowl is matte gold which is made of iron glazes. According to Furukawa, a matte gold tea bowl can be made only in a frigid winter day with very low humidity.

Jian ware is pottery that was originally made in Jianyan, Fujian Province in China. In the Song dynasty, it was used among Buddhist monks as tea-drinking ware. It was ma...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1432632 (stock #TF07)
This is a Tenmoku Chawan tea bowl with Oil Spot glazes created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Takeshi Furukawa. It is called Jian ware in China. We think that a Japanese concept of Wabi-sabi is seen in the upper parts of the tea bowl which look withered. Please compare this tea bowl with #1432631 bowl.

The glaze pattern of Oil Spot was originally developed in China in the 11th century. The melted iron spots were fixed to generate the “oil spot” effect on the surface of ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1432631 (stock #TF06)
This is a Tenmoku Chawan tea bowl with Oil Spot glazes created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Takeshi Furukawa. It is called Jian ware in China.

The glaze pattern of Oil Spot was originally developed in China in the 11th century. The melted iron spots were fixed to generate the “oil spot” effect on the surface of the tea bowl.

Jian ware is pottery that was originally made in Jianyan, Fujian Province in China. In the Song dynasty, it was used among Buddhist m...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1432621 (stock #1297)
A rare large vessel by Kato Tsubusa combining his early extruded sculptural techniques with function and form while showcasing both the pure white plastic porcelain and lustrous Mediterranean green of his signature celadon glaze enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 40 cm (15-1/2 inches) tall and in excellent condition. A perfect vessel to encapsulate this artists repertoire.
Kato Tsubusa was born in Tajimi city, the home of Shino, in 1962, graduating the municipal Pottery D...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432588 (stock #KI04)
This porcelain Sakazuki cup was created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Kotaro Ikura. It’s a Bluish White Porcelain. This cup is called Firefly cup (Hotarude in Japanese) because its carved lines reflect light similar to the glow of fireflies.

Diameter: 80 mm / 3.1 inches
Height: 41mm / 1.6 inches
Capacity: 62 ml / 2.1 fl oz

Kotaro Ikura:
Born in 1979, Kotaro Ikura is a fifth-generation potter of the Yagyu ware kiln. After graduating from the ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432587 (stock #KI03)
This porcelain Sakazuki cup was created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Kotaro Ikura. It’s a Bluish White Porcelain. This cup is called Firefly cup (Hotarude in Japanese) because its carved lines reflect light similar to the glow of fireflies.

Diameter: 76 mm / 3.0 inches
Height: 39 mm / 1.5 inches
Capacity: 47ml / 1.6 fl oz

Kotaro Ikura:
Born in 1979, Kotaro Ikura is a fifth-generation potter of the Yagyu ware kiln. After graduating from the ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432586 (stock #KI02)
This porcelain Sakazuki cup was created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Kotaro Ikura. It’s a Bluish White Porcelain. This cup is called Firefly cup (Hotarude in Japanese) because its carved lines reflect light similar to the glow of fireflies.

Diameter: 63 mm / 2.5 inches
Height: 55 mm / 2.2 inches
Capacity: 50 ml / 1.7 fl oz

Kotaro Ikura:
Born in 1979, Kotaro Ikura is a fifth-generation potter of the Yagyu ware kiln. After graduating from the...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432585 (stock #KI01)
This porcelain Sakazuki cup was created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Kotaro Ikura. It’s a Bluish White Porcelain. This cup is called Firefly cup (Hotarude in Japanese) because its carved lines reflect light similar to the glow of fireflies.

Diameter: 51 mm / 2.0 inches
Height: 57 mm / 2.2 inches
Capacity: 31 ml / 1.0 fl oz

Kotaro Ikura:
Born in 1979, Kotaro Ikura is a fifth-generation potter of the Yagyu ware kiln. After graduating from the...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 2000 item #1432548


Size: H4.3cm, W6.4cm

condition is in excellent, comes with an original wood box.

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432545 (stock #SA04)
This porcelain Guinomi cup was created by an emerging Japanese ceramic artist, Shoh Araya. The natural plant ash glazes turn indigo blue and light green. We think that the craquelure on the surface is tasteful in the lower part of the cup, where the glazes drop and the fine craquelure reflects light.

Diameter: 60 mm / 2.4 inches
Height: 51mm / 2.0 inches
Capacity: 53 ml / 1.8 fl oz

Shoh Araya:
Born in 1988, Shoh Araya graduated from Tsukuba University’...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432542 (stock #SA03)
This porcelain Guinomi cup was created by an emerging Japanese ceramic artist, Shoh Araya. The natural plant ash glazes turn indigo blue. We think that the fine craquelure on the surface is tasteful.

Diameter: 57 mm / 2.2 inches
Height: 61mm / 2.4 inches
Capacity: 67 ml / 2.3 fl oz

Shoh Araya:
Born in 1988, Shoh Araya graduated from Tsukuba University’s School of Arts and Design in 2013. He then earned a master’s degree at Tokyo University of the Art...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1432541 (stock #SA02)
This porcelain flower vase was created by an emerging Japanese ceramic artist, Shoh Araya. The natural plant ash glazes turn indigo blue. We think that the fine craquelure on the surface is tasteful.

Diameter: 173 mm / 6.8 inches
Height: 235 mm / 9.3 inches
Weight: 2,500 grams / 88.2 oz

Shoh Araya:
Born in 1988, Shoh Araya graduated from Tsukuba University’s School of Arts and Design in 2013. He then earned a master’s degree at Tokyo University of th...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1432538 (stock #SA01)
This porcelain flower vase was created by an emerging Japanese ceramic artist, Shoh Araya. The natural plant ash glazes turn indigo blue. We think that the craquelure on the surface is tasteful in the middle part of the flower vase, where the glazes drop and the fine craquelure reflects light.

Diameter: 144 mm / 5.7 inches
Height: 273 mm / 10.7 inches
Weight: 1,400 grams / 49.4 oz

Shoh Araya:
Born in 1988, Shoh Araya graduated from Tsukuba University’s...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1432469 (stock #TN05)
This porcelain Guinomi cup was made by an emerging Japanese ceramic artist, Takashi Nishi. As Nishi aims to create modernized ceramic art, he uses bright colors, which are not commonly used in Japanese ceramic art.

Diameter: 75 mm / 3.0 inches
Height: 59 mm / 2.3 inches
Weight: 94 g / 3.3 oz

Takashi Nishi:
Born in 1988 in Wakayama Prefecture (located next to Kyoto) in Japan, Takashi Nishi graduated in 2013 from the Crafts Department of Osaka University o...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1432468 (stock #TN04)
This porcelain Guinomi cup was made by an emerging Japanese ceramic artist, Takashi Nishi. As Nishi aims to create modernized ceramic art, he uses bright colors, which are not commonly used in Japanese ceramic art.

Diameter: 69 mm / 2.7 inches
Height: 59 mm / 2.3 inches
Weight: 84 g / 3.0 oz

Takashi Nishi:
Born in 1988 in Wakayama Prefecture (located next to Kyoto) in Japan, Takashi Nishi graduated in 2013 from the Crafts Department of Osaka University o...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432467 (stock #TN03)
This porcelain Guinomi cup was made by an emerging Japanese ceramic artist, Takashi Nishi. As Nishi aims to create modernized ceramic art, he uses bright colors, which are not commonly used in Japanese ceramic art.

Diameter: 68 mm / 2.7 inches
Height: 64 mm / 2.5 inches
Weight: 99 g / 3.5 oz

Takashi Nishi:
Born in 1988 in Wakayama Prefecture (located next to Kyoto) in Japan, Takashi Nishi graduated in 2013 from the Crafts Department of Osaka University o...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432466 (stock #TN02)
This porcelain Guinomi cup was made by an emerging Japanese ceramic artist, Takashi Nishi. As Nishi aims to create modernized ceramic art, he uses bright colors, which are not commonly used in Japanese ceramic art.

Diameter: 74 mm / 2.9 inches
Height: 59 mm / 2.3 inches
Weight: 103 g / 3.6 oz

Takashi Nishi:
Born in 1988 in Wakayama Prefecture (located next to Kyoto) in Japan, Takashi Nishi graduated in 2013 from the Crafts Department of Osaka University ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432465 (stock #TN01)
This porcelain Guinomi cup was made by an emerging Japanese ceramic artist, Takashi Nishi. As Nishi aims to create modernized ceramic art, he uses bright colors, which are not commonly used in Japanese ceramic art.

Diameter: 73 mm / 2.9 inches
Height: 58 mm / 2.3 inches
Weight: 91 g / 3.2 oz

Takashi Nishi:
Born in 1988 in Wakayama Prefecture (located next to Kyoto) in Japan, Takashi Nishi graduated in 2013 from the Crafts Department of Osaka University o...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432460 (stock #MT03)
This Guinomi cup was created by a young Japanese ceramic artist, Mizuho Takeda. Takeda named this porcelain cup “First Snow.” It has carved and painted patterns that resemble falling snow.

Diameter: 54 mm / 2.1 inches
Height: 57 mm / 2.2 inches
Capacity: 60 ml / 2.0 fl oz

Mizuho Takeda:
Mizuho Takeda was born in Tokyo in 1988. She graduated from the Department of Crafts of Tokyo University of the Arts, the top art university in Japan, in 2013 and ear...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432459 (stock #MT02)
This Guinomi cup was created by a young Japanese ceramic artist, Mizuho Takeda. Takeda named this porcelain cup “Sound of Rain.” It has carved and painted patterns that resemble raindrops.

Diameter: 58 mm / 2.3 inches
Height: 55 mm / 2.2 inches
Capacity: 69 ml / 2.3 fl oz

Mizuho Takeda:
Mizuho Takeda was born in Tokyo in 1988. She graduated from the Department of Crafts of Tokyo University of the Arts, the top art university in Japan, in 2013 and ear...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1432458 (stock #MT01)
This incense burner (called Koro in Japanese) was created by the young Japanese ceramic artist, Mizuho Takeda. It is a bluish white porcelain. Takeda carved the geometric patterns to make the relief shaped surface. The color of the glaze is slightly darker in the recessed parts, which makes a good contrast with the other parts, which are lighter bluish white. Also, she painted a pattern in a shape of raindrops on the upper part of the incense burner. Geometric patterns have been used and liked a...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1432398 (stock #1402)
A bottomless green pool by master of Seihakuji Kato Tsubusa enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled simply Wan. A big telltale tear drop reaches down to grasp the table, exquisite. It is 5-1/2 inches (14 cm) diameter and in excellent condition.
Kato Tsubusa was born in Tajimi city, the home of Shino, in 1962, graduating the municipal Pottery Design and Technical Center in 1979. However, after working some in pottery, he moved on to white porcelain, a leap from which he has nev...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Contemporary item #1432372 (stock #1587)
A dramatic celadon basin torn from a slab of raw porcelain clay, a dedication to raw power and inertia by important contemporary artist Kato Tsubusa enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 28.5 x 22 x 14 cm (11 x 8-1/2 x 5-1/2 inches) and in excellent condition.
Kato Tsubusa was born in Tajimi city, the home of Shino, in 1962, graduating the municipal Pottery Design and Technical Center in 1979. However after working some in pottery, he moved on to white porcelain, a leap from...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1432345 (stock #TRC209321)
A traditionally crafted Bizen sake cup with a rich mineral glaze giving this guinomi a metallic look. The craftsman who made this piece, Takahiro Ishii, was born in Tokyo in 1977, and, after studying ceramics for a number of years, he moved to Bizen to become a ceramics teacher and later opened his own kiln. He takes a philosophic approach to his work as evidenced by the following quote, “As a ceramicist, I feel that the point is not just to produce pieces. With every new work I project a bit ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 1990 item #1432217


Size: H32.5cm, W22.5cm

condition is in excellent, No original signed box.

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 2000 item #1432215


Size: Bigger one H9cm, W8.5cm

condition is in excellent

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1432166 (stock #1582)
Cherry blossoms open to the viewer below a softly colored belt of geometrics on this gourd shaped vase featuring minute poems in running calligraphy (Saiji) by Tamura Seito enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Saiji Sakura Mon Kaki (Vase decorated with Cherry and Minute Calligraphy). The vase is 12 inches (30 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
Tamura Seito (b. 1980) is a fourth-generation potter and chosen to inherit the tradition of Saiji micro-calligraphy for the Tamura ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1432063 (stock #1581)
Gold nuggets gleam on the deep lavender and black surface of this organic form by Inayoshi Osamu enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Kurinuki Kinsai Mizusashi. Kinsai is literally gold color, and here the artist has embedded gold into the surface, allowing it to expand and bubble out in the heat of the firing process. The effect of this on the dark matt surface is both striking and original. Kurinuki is the technique of digging a form out of a block of clay, and once again here ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1432011 (stock #MO01)
This vase was created by an emerging Japanese ceramic artist, Manami Okayasu. It can be appreciated as a ceramic object and used as a vase for dried flowers.

Diameter: 160 mm / 6.3 inches
Height: 153 mm / 6.0 inches
Diameter of the opening part on top: 3 mm / 0.12 inches
Weight: 1 kg / 35.3 oz

Born in 1984 in Fukui Prefecture (the Japan Sea coastal area next to Kyoto), Okayasu graduated from the Arts Department of Kyoto Saga University of Arts in 2007. S...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1431915 (stock #1653)
Dragon's Pearl
$950.00
Large ceramic vase of ovoid form and broad opening decorated with a geometric pattern in inlaid coloured clay (mishima technique) by internationally recognised ceramic artist Takeuchi Shingo. Dusty brown ground with additional brown, blue and cream colours. Signed at the bottom with artist’s mark. Japan, contemporary, after 2000. H 27.5 cm Condition: Perfect.  Takeuchi Shingo was born in 1955 in Seto. Until 1979 studied at the Aichi Prefectural Ceramics Research Facility and than with one ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1431888 (stock #1579)
Striated textures and swift blown ash combine with highly unique colorful kiln effects on this tea bowl by Living National Treasures Isezaki Jun enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Bizen Hikidashi Chawan. Albeit beautiful, this piece must be held truly grasp the genius of the artist. The texture awakens the senses while the mottling of colors makes for a visual feast from any angle. It is 12 cm (5 inches) diameter, 9 cm (3-1/2 inches) tall and in excellent condition.
Iseza...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1431884 (stock #TRC209318)
Described on the wood box as a tokkuri (sake flask) with kin-kousai (metallic Iris) glaze, the size and form would allow this piece to function just as well as a small flower vase. As the name on the box suggests, the various metallic glazes in purple, bronze, and blueish-green are meant to represent the colors of the Iris that, in Japan, is associated with the expression of heroic deeds and thought to have purifying properties that help ward off evil.

The craftsman who made this pi...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1431853 (stock #1578)
A superb example of this traditional shape by Living National Treasure Isezaki Jun enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Bizen Mizusashi. Glaze seems to be worn and deteriorated from centuries of use on the dark earthen surface. It is 18.5 cm (7-1/2 inches) Diameter, 19 cm (7-5/8 inches) tall and in excellent condition.
Isezaki Jun was born the second son to the prominent Bizen family of Isezaki Yozan. With his older brother Mitsuru he studied the plastic arts under the fierce...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 2000 item #1431806


Size: H4cm, W7cm

condition is in excellent

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 2000 item #1431805


Size: H6cm, W6.3cm

condition is in excellent

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 2000 item #1431803


Size: H4cm, W10.4cm

condition is in excellent

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 2000 item #1431801


Size: H3cm, W7cm

condition is in excellent

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 2000 item #1431796


Size: H2.7cm, W9.5cm

condition is in excellent

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Contemporary item #1431782 (stock ##4298)
Casually faceted mentori teabowl with my Tetsu-oribe style glaze on a sandy stoneware clay.

Stoneware and glazes

10.5 x 13 cm

Decorative, functional, food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Contemporary item #1431775 (stock ##4297)
Pair of mentori faceted Oribe style guinomi made out of a coarse porcelain clay.

Porcelain and glazes

Maximum size is 7 x 8 cm

Decorative, functional, food safe

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1431720 (stock #1576)
When I asked him about his concept, he explained the clay body is the individual formed by self-image, societal pressure, ego, all the things which constrict our actions and channel our emotions. The thorns are the true inner self bursting out of the surface, irrepressible, they pierce the shell and shine like the sun. Though the visible surface may be flat, rough-hewn, colorful, torn, matte, dark, muddled, the inner self is always golden. The red body is roughly 7 inches (17.5 cm) diameter,...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1431716 (stock #TI01)
This is a Green Celadon Sakazuki cup created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Takeshi Imaizumi.

Diameter: 89 mm / 3.5 inches
Height: 49 mm / 1.9 inches
Capacity: 80 ml / 2.7 fl oz

Takeshi Imaizumi was born in Saitama (just north of Tokyo) in 1978. After graduating from Waseda University (one of Japan’s top universities) in 2002, he completed instruction at the Tajimi City Ceramic Art Design Institute in 2004. He then became independent in Saitama. He...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1431586 (stock #1575)
Layers of color in an amorphic form like a jellyfish (or perhaps when smoiking like an underwater volcano) by Miyashita Zenji enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Deisai Koki, Umi no Ho (Colored Clay Incense Vessel, Musical Score of the Sea).It is 21 x 19 x 10 cm (8 x 7-1/2 x 4 inches) and is in excellent condition. An annotation in the box mentions that the piece was exhibited at Takashimaya In Kyoto, March of 1993.
Miyashita Zenji (1939-2012) was born into the fami...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1431584 (stock #TRC20931)
A beautifully crafted vase from a studio potter in the hills of Iga, a few hours drive east of Kyoto. Iga-ware has quite a long history—by some accounts dating back to the 7th and 8th century—with the major kilns being established some time around the end of the 16th century. Similar in many ways to Shigaraki pottery, the glaze is the result of kiln ash being vitrified and melted on to the surface of the clay body at extremely high temperatures during firing, which can last many days. To add...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1431540 (stock #1574)
An incense burner decorated with gold and silver veined autumn leaves over crackled ice-like glaze by Suzuki Soji enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Kinginsai Kusabana Mon Koro (Gold and Silver Colored Floral Incense Burner). It is 12.5 cm (5 inches) diameter, 14 cm (5-1/2 inches) tall and in excellent condition.
Suzuki Soji was born the first son of potter Suzuki Kiyoshi in Kyoto in 1939. A prodigy, his first pieces were accepted at the Kyoto Prefectural Crafts Exhibiti...
All Items : Artists : Metalwork : Contemporary item #1431490 (stock #MOR7973)
The Kura
$1,150.00
A contemporary bronze basin for flower arranging called Suiban of architectural disc form with a mottled red patination, signed on the base Shu and enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Jun-Do Ban - Kayo (Pure Bronze Basin Flower Sun) by renowned bronze artist Hasuda Shugoro. It is 13-1/2 inches (34.8 cm) diameter and weighs approximately 5.3 kg (12 lbs) in excellent condition. It comes with a certificate of authenticity titled Hasuda Shugoro Saku Kaki (Flower Receptacle made by H...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1431476 (stock #YH01)
This handmade Akae(1) Sarasa(2) patterned tea bowl was produced by mid-career Kutani ware ceramic artist Yoko Hasatani. It has elegant colored patterns and delicate craquelure in the glaze on the surface.

Diameter: 113 mm / 4.4 inches
Height: 70 mm / 2.8 inches
Weight: 184 grams / 6.5 oz

The body of this tea bowl was produced by a potter in Kyoto of highest grade Ninsei(3) Clay dug in Shigaraki(4). The bowl turned light (or pale) yellow as it was fired in an o...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1431469 (stock #TF05)
This is a Sakazuki cup created by a mid-career Japanese ceramic artist, Takeshi Furukawa.
This shallow and wide-mouthed cup is suited to drink Sake (Japanese alcoholic beverage made by fermented rice). This blue cup of Jian ware was made of local clays and iron glazes.

Jian ware is pottery that was originally made in Jianyan, Fujian Province in China. In the Song dynasty, it was used among Buddhist monks as tea-drinking ware. It was introduced to Japan in the 11th century and w...