Fine Japanese art and tea implements
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1800 item #1315948 (stock #TRC1815)
Kyoto Ceramics and Fine Art
$1,650.00
Dating from early-to-mid Edo the shape of this unique Karatsu piece is referred to as a “takadai-zara” in Japanese, or high-footed serving platter. Modeled on similar Korean pieces from the early Joseon Dynasty, the platter was made using coarse, unrefined clay with high iron oxide content. The clay which forms the bowl shows impurities, intentional pitting, and small stones peeking through the clay making for an interesting ceramic landscape...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1333153 (stock #TRC1621)
Kyoto Ceramics and Fine Art
Price on Request
This rare and interesting ceramic work was done by one of the most renowned and loved waka poets of the 19th century, Ōtagaki Rengetsu (1791-1875). In fact, if you look closely at the attached images, you will see her finger imprints clearly preserved in the molded clay...