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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1486331
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Mori Togaku was born in Inbe, in the heart of Bizen territory in 1937. Following graduation from Okayama University in 1957, he taught art for a short time before dedicating himself to pottery in 1962. He was recognized quite early by the Japanese Ceramics Society, awarded in 1969, and would receive the JCS Gold award in 2002, one of the most coveted prizes in Japan. He exhibited with the Nihon Togeiten (Japanese National Pottery Exhibition) from 1971. In 2016 his lifelong dedication garnered...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1485279
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Mixed stoneware clay, unique curved lines, movement, form, pattern and warm textures of nature are a clear influence of those works by Izumita Yukiya enclosed in their original signed wooden boxes titled Sekisoh Guinomi and Sekisho Tokkuri respectively.

Yukiya was born in 1966 in Rikuzentakata City, Iwate Prefecture . In1995 opened is own workshop. His list of exhibitions and awards is too long to print, but include the grand prize at the Asahi Ceramic Exhibition in 2000 and 2002, the...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1484744
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An iconic work in ivory colored covers this vase which comes enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Zoge-ji Hanaire. A beautiful work with smooth movement of the rim and form.
Size, D 16.6 cm H 26.3cm
Condition, Excellent
Wakao Kei was born in Gifu in 1967 ,the first son of the legendary artist Wakao Toshisada . He first exhibited at the Asahi Ceramics Exhibition in 1997, and was awarded the rising star award.He has also exhibited and or been prized at the Tokai Den...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1484743
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A virtual textbook on Yohen firing effects by Furutani Kazuya enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Iga Mizusashi. Natural ash glaze is the only decoration, as one would expect from this artist who has learn so much and revive the techniques of Iga Shigaraki ware pottery from his father Michio.
Size, D 21.4 cm H 20.6 cm
Condition, Excellent
Furutani Kazuya (b. 1976) is one of Japan’s most promising young stars. He graduated the Yamaguchi College of Art in 19...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1484584
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A dramatic large bowl from the youthful star Tsujimura Yui showing a talent far beyond his years enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled and date to 2023. Molten ash streaks around the form. The inside, eyelets show scars where kutsuki (other items) have fused to it in the heat of the conflagration with pool of amazing crystal green and blue.
Size, D 32.6 cm H 12.1 cm
Condition, Excellent
Tsujimura Yui was born the first son of the legendary artist Tsujimura Shiro in ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1484439
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An incredible work by legendary Abe Anjin in the artists most sought-after style of saishoku colors. All enclosed in the original signed wooden boxes and original lacquered wooden box also stamped by the artist. We see the gamut of this artists career here, red, black and green, Ash glaze, gold, blue, and raw clay. The cups form is dimpled to make it easy to grip, even if imbibed. Being a maker of tea ware, it is this subtle attention to shape and texure which elevates the work of Anjin.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1484438
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A deep pool of rice wine awaits the drinker in this stately form by Miwa Kazuhiko enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Cup of Deep Abundance (Fuchifuchi-hai). The name comes from the deep part of a river (fuchi) where fish tend to gather. Outside this white glaze crawls and plays over the slightly blue tinged glaze beneath it, which covers the rough Hagi clay.
Size, D 9.2 cm H 6.2 cm
Condition, Excellent
(2023) Kazuhiko likely needs no introduction. Born into th...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1483167
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Vivid white runs down over green filling the cracks in the rough faceted sides of this large Chawan by Nishihata Tadashi enclosed in the original wooden box titled Haiyu Chawan (Ash-Glazed Tea Bowl). The thick wari-kodai four part foot, very stable and firm, grounds the bowl solidly, rising up in raw clay to meet the double whamy of green and blue-edged white falling from the shoulder. Inside is all glazed, maing it very easy for whisking the frothy tea.
Size, D 12.6 H 9.6
Condi...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1483059
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A wonderful Tea Bowl by Uchimura Shintaro enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Kumakawa Chawan.
Size, D 13.3 cm H 8.8 cm
Condition, Excellent
Born in 1975 in Kirishima, Kagoshima Prefecture After graduating from Kagoshima National College of Technology in 1995, he engaged in bridge design, but was fascinated by old ceramics and entered the path of pottery. 2002 Opened a workshop in Itoshima City, Fukuoka Prefecture Studied under Kojima Naoki In 2...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1483056
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Stunning Oribe tea bowl by Yamaguchi Makoto enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Oribe Fudomyoo-Zu Chawan,(Fudomyoo,is Japanese Buddhist God of Wrath and Immovable Faith).
Size, D 13.2cm H 11.3cm
Condition, Excellent
A rising star in the pottery world, Yamaguchi Makoto was born in Seto, Aichi prefecture in 1978. In 2000 he was apprenticed to Hiroshige Kato (Kasen Toen). In 2004 began exhibiting his wares and has held many solo exhibitions at Department Stores and top ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1482229
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This very liquid form seems already imbibed with rice wine, the base stable while the sides tilt slightly, sagging on the stool, a superb work by Abe Anjin. It comes wrapped with the original stamped wrapping cloth enclosed in the original wooden box titled Bizen Shuki and in turn enclosed in a black lacquered wooden box also stamped by the artist. Obviously, he felt this was deserved of greatness.
Size, D 6.4 cm H 6.5 cm
Condition, Excellent
Born in Osaka in 1938...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1482030
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Iridescent red and silver tinges rise up like some deep space cloud on the meteoric surface of those works by the rising star Hashimoto Tomonari enclosed in the original signed wooden boxes titled Raku-yaki Yohen Guinomi and Raku-yaki Yohen Chawan (Kiln Altered Raku sake cup and Tea Bowl.
Size,(Tea Bowl) D 11.8 cm H 10.3 cm
Size,(Sake Cups) D 7.1 cm H 5.6 cm and D 6.2 cm H 5.9 cm
Condition, Excellent
Hashimoto Tomonari was born the son of a sculptor and...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1481606
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Broken glass pieces are joined back together on this amazing work by rising star Nishinaka Yukito enclosed in the original signed wooden boxes. This is an excellent example for his famed "Kintsugi" series.
Size, D 7.2 cm H 9.5 cm
Condition, Excellent
Born in Wakayama prefecture in 1964, Yukito graduated from Hoshi University of Pharmacy in Tokyo in 1988, and then three years studied Sculpture and Glass at California College of the Art. Establishing his own studio in 1998. He has...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Sculptural : Contemporary item #1481460
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Thick white vitrifies over bottomless black, creating a stark sense of drama on the torn form of this outstaniding work by world renowned potter Miwa Kazuhiko (Miwa Kyusetsu XIII) enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled. The fact he has given a Daimei (generational number) on the box indicates this is from after he succeeded the family name in 2019.
Size, D 25.6 cm H 36.2 cm
Condition, Excellent
Kazuhiko likely needs no introduction. Born into the family ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1481101
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A masterpiece large textured vase by Mihara Ken enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Sugio Bun Hanaire. Each uniquely carved in variegated shade of raw clay.This piece was shown at his exhibition from 1991 and is featured in the catalog image number 4 (catalog included).
Size, D 56 cm H 14.5 cm
Condition, Excellent
Mihara Ken was born in Shimane prefecture in 1958, and apprenticed under Funaki Kenji at the age of 23. He has been exhibited and or prize...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1480826
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Two Guinomi sake cups covered with pale ash dust by Mori Togaku enclosed in the original signed wooden boxes. A superb example of the works by this popular Artist.
Size, D 7.1 cm H 4.2 cm sold
Size, D 6.7 cm H 5.6 cm on reserved
Condition, Excellent
Mori Togaku was born in Inbe, in the heart of Bizen territory in 1937. Following graduation from Okayama University in 1957, he taught art for a short time before dedicating himself to pottery in 1962. ...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1480600
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Exquisite colors pool and drip on this black glazed tea bowl by Sawada Hayato enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Sora(sky)Kuro Chawan. From his new series dating to 2023.
Size, D 14.7 cm H 9.7 cm
Condition, Excellent
Sawada Hayato (b.1978) in Kasama. He studied at the Ryutsu Keizai University before establishing his own kiln in 2002. Prizes at both Japan Kogei Association and the 5th Kikuchi Biennale,His work has been exhibited in Ibaraki Art Festiva...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #1480456
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A wonderful Sake Cup by Bizen legent Harada Shuroku comes enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Bizen Guinomi. Dark and awe inspiring, it shows to dramatic effect the path of flame in the kiln through the streaks of crusted ash and hi-iro on the sides interspersed with Shiso-iro gray-purple clay.
Size, W 8.4cm H 6.5cm
Condition, Excellent
A graduate of the prestigious Meiji University Agricultural Department, Harada Shuroko began to work with clay in 1969. H...