Bamboo Grove - Antique Asian Art - Specializing in Chinese and Japanese
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1201732 (stock #SLR 122)
Bamboo Grove
$115.00 SOLD, Thanks
This very nicely carved and shaped guinomi (sake cup) with a fine firing was made by Togawa Hiroyuki, an excellent potter not well known stateside. His works are always inventive, well-crafted and fired. His name and seal are on the side of the original wood box and his mark is on the bottom of the sake cup. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bottles : Contemporary item #1201731 (stock #SLR 121)
Bamboo Grove
$250.00 SOLD, Thanks
This nicely fired small Mashiko style tokkuri (sake pourer) with red over glazed enamel designs was made by Hamada Tomoo, the grandson of the great Living National Treasure Hamada Shoji, through his father Hamada Shinseki. Tomoo has become a noted potter in his own right. Tomoo has worked to revitalize the Mashiko tradition with newer, more original works, such as this tokkuri. It is 4 1/4" high and 3" wide from the widest part. The artist name and seal are inside of the original wood box...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1201729 (stock #SLR 120)
Bamboo Grove
$120.00
This fine small guinomi (sake cup) with a very nice crusty firing was made by Osawa Tsuneo (b. 1962). Osawa is well known in Japan and has exhibited in many galleries and department stores. He has also been entered in many prestigious exhibitions and awarded many prizes. It is 2 1/4" high and 2" wide from the widest part. The artist name and seal are on the side of the original wood box. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1201726 (stock #SLR 119)
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This very finely fired dark guinomi (sake cup) with a nice color spot on the side was made by one of the best of the younger generation of Bizen potters, Miyao Masahiro. Along with Wakimoto Hiroyuki and Yokoyama Naoki, he is one of the Young Lions of Bizen. It is 2 1/2" high and 2 1/4" in diameter. The artist name and seal are on the top of the original wood box; his name is on the bottom of the sake cup. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1184087 (stock #SLR 118)
Bamboo Grove
$110.00
This nicely fired Bizen guinomi (sake cup) was made by Katsura Kyono, a young, talented potter working in Bizen. The guinomi has nice areas of gray Sangiri firing on its surface. It is 2" high and 2 3/4" in diameter. The artist name and seal are on the top of the original wood box; his name is on the bottom of the sake bottle. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bottles : Contemporary item #1184085 (stock #SLR 117)
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This very fine tokkuri (sake bottle, or pourer) with an unusual dark firing and a nice bright ash glaze feature on the side was made by Miyao Masahiro, one of the Young Lions, the younger generation of very talented potters working in Bizen style. It is 6 1/4" high and 3 1/2" wide from the widest part. The artist name and seal are on the top of the original wood box; his name is on the bottom of the sake bottle. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1184083 (stock #SLR 116)
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This very nicely fired Shigaraki style guinomi (sake cup) was made by Kato Takahiko, who is one of the best younger potters working in the Shigaraki style. He is well exhibited in Japan and has won numerous awards. It is 2 1/4" high and 2 1/8" wide. The artist name and seal are inside of the original wood box. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1184081 (stock #SLR 115)
Bamboo Grove
$120.00
This nicely fired small square guinomi (sake cup) was made by Yokoyama Naoki (1970- ) who is one of the best of the younger generation of Bizen potters. His works are very popular in Japan and well exhibited. It is 2 1/4" high and 2 1/4" wide. The artist name and seal are on the side of the original wood box; his mark is on the bottom of the sake cup. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #1184078 (stock #SLR 114)
Bamboo Grove
$425.00
This very nicely fired crusty style Bizen vase was made by Matsui Tosen, a veteran potter. His work is popular in Japan and very reasonably priced for the quality of the firing. It is 8” high and 3 1/4” in diameter. The artist name and seal are on the top of the original wood box; his signature is on the bottom of the vase. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bottles : Contemporary item #1168643 (stock #SLR 112)
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This beautifully fired celadon tokkuri (sake bottle) was made by Minegishi Seiko (b. 1952). Minegishi is one of the finest artists currently working in the style in Japan. His trademark fluted skirt appears around the base of the sake bottle. Another characteristic feature of his work is the lovely cracked ice pattern in the surface of the glaze which sets it apart from the work of others working in the celadon style...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1168639 (stock #SLR 111)
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This very nicely fired crusty style Bizen guinomi (sake cup) was made by Hosokawa Takahiro who is one of the very talented young potters working in Bizen today. His work is popular in Japan and very reasonably priced for the quality of the firing. It is 2 3/4” high and 2” in diameter. The artist name and seal are on the top of the original wood box; his mark is on the bottom of the sake cup. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1168638 (stock #SLR 110)
Bamboo Grove
$450.00
This very finely fired guinomi (sake cup) was made by Ikenishi Goh (b. 1961) who is one of the finest younger potters working in Bizen today. The style is a darker style of Bizen ware called Inbe (or Imbe), whereby an iron wash is applied to the surface of the guinomi before firing, giving the body a very dark color. Ikenishi built his first kiln in 1994 and is a very popular and well exhibited artist in Japan. The cup is 2” high and 2 ½” from the widest part...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1166894 (stock #SLR 106)
Bamboo Grove
$475.00
This very finely designed and executed porcelain yunomi (tea cup) with designs in blue was made by Matsui Koyo. Matsui Koyo is the son of the Living National Treasure for Nerikome or Neriage (marbled clay ware) wares, Matsui Kosei. He is considered one of the finest potters of the Nerikome style currently working in Japan. Due to demand and the time consuming method of creation, his works are always hard to find. The tea cup is 3 3/8” high and 3” in diameter...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Contemporary item #1166884 (stock #SLR 109)
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This very finely shaped and fired Shigaraki style katakuchi (open topped sake pourer) was made by Furutani Kazuya (b.1976) who is the eldest son of the noted Shigaraki and Iga potter, Furutani Michio. Michio was noted for building over 30 kilns during his lifetime and was celebrated for being one of the potters who helped renew the popularity of the Shigaraki style. His son Kazuya has followed in his footsteps and is noted for the high quality of his firings...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Jars : Contemporary item #1166882 (stock #SLR 108)
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This very finely potted gourd shaped Seto ware tea jar has a very attractive glaze. It was made within the last 20-40 years and comes in a silk shifuku bag and wood and cardboard box. It is 3 ¼” high and 2 ¼” from the widest part. The lid is made of ivory and gold leaf underneath. This piece is much more attractive than most of the Seto wares offered. The shape is quite lovely and the color isn't the usual muddy brown of so many of these pieces...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1166881 (stock #SLR 107)
Bamboo Grove
$350.00
This nice, finely fired large guinomi (sake cup) was made by the late Isezaki Mitsuru (1934~2012), brother of the current Living National Treasure for Bizen ware and Okayama Prefectural Treasure, Isezaki Jun. The sake cup is 2 5/8” high and 2 ¾” from the widest part. He was well exhibited in Japan and was a recipient of the coveted Kaneshige Toyo Prize. The artist name and seal are on the side of the original wood box; his mark is on the bottom of the cup. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1166878 (stock #SLR 105)
Bamboo Grove
$500.00
This fine large Setoguro (pulled from the fire) guinomi (sake cup) with a clever carved foot was made by one of the finest Mino potters currently working in Japan, Yamada Kazu (b. 1954). His Setoguro wares are considered amongst the finest currently made in Japan. His father is Yamada Kenkichi and his uncle is Living National Treasure Yamada Jozan. His works were influenced by Koie Ryoji, Suzuki Osamu and Kato Tokuro, the last of whom was a friend...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1166877 (stock #SLR 104)
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This very nice Kuro (black) Bizen guinomi (sake cup) was from the last firing by master potter Masamune Moriyasu before his death a few years ago. He is also known as Satoru and Kengo. The sake cup is 1 ½” high and 3” wide from the widest part. As with the Nakamura family, he was a potter of traditional wares and was very highly thought of in Japan. This guinomi is nicely shaped and has a fine surface with ash deposits from the firing...