All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1360340 (stock #152)
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Columns rise in stages skyward on this unusual sculpture by Fujihira Shin enclosed in a wooden box titled Seki (barrier) and signed by his son Fujihira Yasushi.  Reminiscent of the lone barriers along the silk road leasding thorugh western China, it is covered in his quintessential milk white glaze.  The artists seal can be seen impressed into the base.  This is a very rare opportunity to acquire such a large and important work by this artist, whose sculptures are highly sought. 
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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1352398 (stock #098)
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$410.00
A very unusual contemporary form by Mihara Ken enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Isu-gata Kogo.  A kogo is a box used to containr incense, and Isu-gata means “Chair Shaped”.  Here the back of the “chair” forms a handle making it easy to open the box. 
Size, D 7.1 cm ( 2.8 inches)  H 10.2  cm ( 4 inches) 
Condition, Excellent 
Mihara Ken was born in Shimane prefecture in 1958, and apprenticed under Funaki Kenji at the age of 23...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1348508 (stock #074)
Quality Chadogu
$900.00
Ash Glazed Flower Vessel by Mihara Ken enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Hai-yu Kaki (Ash Glazed Flower Vessel).  The entire work is soft and matte, like an old charcoal sketch, exuding a very powerful “Wa” sense of harmony.  Ken is well known for this pastel color concept of un-presupposing grays, and this piece certainly lives up to our expectations for him...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1287863 (stock #1190)
Joo Ji Wan's meditative groups of celadon cubes reference Korea’s ancient tradition of geometric patterns in a contemporary form. Her work was recently displayed at the Korea Society exhibition, Korean Contemporary Ceramics, and it was her work alone that was chosen for the cover of the exhibition catalogue...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1258477 (stock #999)
Dragon's Pearl
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A sophisticated yet subdued flower vessel in hard-baked clay covered in gray, brown glaze with iron and incrusted cinders to emulate an ancient building fragment. Pieces of this type are typical for the Japanese artist Takeuchi Kozuo (b. 1977), otherwise well-known for his ‘Modern Remains’ in white, unglazed porcelain. The vessel can be placed in different positions. Signed box. Executed around 2011. H. 29cm, W. 22.5 cm, Deep 13 cm...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1248419 (stock #1122)
This piece was just recently displayed at the Korea Society exhibition, Korean Contemporary Ceramics, the first exhibition on this subject in New York. Kang Jong Sook is easily the most ubiquitous Korean ceramic artist in America. She has been at the forefront of the contemporary ceramic art scene in New York for two decades now. Kang has had solo exhibitions at the Hammond Museum, Montclair State University Museum, Bratislava Museum, Dai Ichi Gallery, and Tong In Gallery, among others...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1231013 (stock #GG12-HO)
Hotei-san (Chinese=Budai) Ceramic Sculpture by George Gledhill; Payette, ID. H. 11.25"(28.5cm) x W. 12"(30.5cm.) Hotei-san is glazed in white and sculpted in sitting meditation pose, holding his prayer beads. Hotei is known as a God of Happiness and Contentment. In Japanese folklore, Hotei-san is one of the Seven Lucky Gods (Shichifukujin.) In China, legend has it that he was an eccentric Chan (Zen) monk who lived in the early 10th C...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1216719 (stock #0007)
Momoyama Gallery
$4,950.00

Perhaps you have already tried to find one of the rare pieces of Ando Minoru. I guess you did not find it on the free market. Today you will find it here.A quite spectacular vase made in the form of a dark iron glazed Tokoname pot inside a shattered crucible by multi-talented Ando Minoru enclosed in the original signed wooden box.

Intentional or not Ando is not talking. The vase certainly exudes the Japanese aesthetic of lack of intention...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1159149
Vessels.jp
95,000.00 yen
This intriguing trio of small statuettes was made by a potter named Unokawa Kazumasa, whose spiritual sensibility is reflected in his work. Though he is a master of the rigorous Tenmoku pottery, he has veered to work more freely on pieces that can better express his poetry as a true artist...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1141996 (stock #GG.B.1)
Wood-fired Buddha Seated in Prayer Sculpture by George Gledhill; Payette, ID. H.6.625"(16.75cm) x W.7.25"(18.5cm) x D.4"(10cm.) 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 : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1111313 (stock #624)
Dragon's Pearl
$500.00
A large and rather unusual vase of Bizen-ware in ball-shaped form by the young artist Watanabe Takuma. The piece is made by overlapping bands in low relief interspersed with sections decorated with patterns emulating weaving. It has the typical Bizen earthern colours with patches of grey...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Pre 2000 item #942060 (stock #PY6307)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
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Very creative and interesting teapot representing a firewood bundle along with the three friends of winter by artist Tan Yuewei. He was born in 1959 and the winner of several awards for his teapots. In one of the logs is hiding a trapdoor spider (see enlargement 3). Teapot is marked on the bottom, at base of handle and inside lid (see enlargements 4 & 5 [shows marks on the bottom of teapot]). Measurements: Teapot approx. 3.00" tall by 7.00" wide (spout to handle) (7.62cm by 17.78cm).

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1357568 (stock #1115)
An incredible organic form, the delicate petals appearing to waft in some tide by Shingu Sayaka enclosed in the original signed wooden box. A closed bud on the side is lined with hundreds of tiny sharp needles in black. It is 8 x 5 x 4 inches (20 x 12 x 10 cm) and in excellent condition.
Shingu Sayaka was born in Osaka, the industrial and commercial heartland of central Japan, in 1979. She graduated the Osaka University of Arts in 2001, before being selected as an artist in residence ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1355845 (stock #967)
Like the charred remains of an open book deep fingerprints still visible from the opening hands within, this is a fine example of the work of Avante Garde Akiyama Yo enclosed in the original wooden box dating from 2013. It is 6-1/2 x 5 inches (16/5 x 13 cm) and is in excellent condition.
Akiyama Yo was born in Yamaguchi, home of Hagi pottery) in 1953, but went to Kyoto to study at the Kyoto Municipal University of Arts in 1976. He has an impressive list of exhibitions both domestic and ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1355820 (stock #121)
A tall shizen-yu vase by Sugimoto Sadamitsu enclosed in the original wooden box signed underneath and titled Iga-Hanaire , named within the lid Roso by Sadamitsu (the old priest by Sadamitsu).  We see the slightly hunched over form is indeed reminiscent of an old priest, wrapped in robes of green and black and leaning on his staff.  This piece appears to have been buried quite deeply in ash, which clung charred and blasted base and has been ground off to create a new texture, like the water bu...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1354265 (stock #110)
White, pink, blue, gray and lavender hues mix on the glistening surface of this incredible Hagi Mizusashi by important artist Kaneta Masanao enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Hagi Hai-yu Kamahen Kurinuki Mizusashi.  The style is Kurinuki, not formed on a wheel but cut and worked from a block of clay, an approach the artist is famous for.   Here he has created a primordial form of glistening stone, like a block of limestone left abandoned in a cave, profuse with mineral colors...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1349973 (stock #085)
RARE! Oribe vessel covered in pale earth-tones scribbled with natural motifs by Suzuki Goro enclosed in the original wooden box titled Narumi Oribe Natsume. Evidencing the great value placed upon the work, it comes wrapped in a silk bag bound with silk chord, inside a the original signd wooden box enclosed in a lacquered Niju-bako double wood storage case.
Size, D 6.1 cm ( 2.4 inches) 10.8 H   cm ( 4.3 inches) 
Condition, Excellent 
Suzuki Goro has a list of shows and pri...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1344403 (stock #1039)
A very large container of this artist's signature textured gray clay by Koinuma Michio enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Chomon Tsubo (Sculpted Tsubo). Impressive, it is 28 cm (11 inches)diameter, roughly the same height and in excellent condition. For a simiolar piece see the second illustration in "To" volume ten.
Koinuma Michio is a compelling figure unique among contemporary artists. He seems to have no limit to his imagination and creativity, still dazzling us with ...