Japanese pottery-Kyoto ware (Kyoyaku, kiyomizuyaki)

Kyo yaki is the name given to pottery made in the Higashiyama district of Kyoto. Kyo yaki came into being at the end of the 16th century, a period of great growth for Kyoto as the nation's capital and centre of politics and trade. The popularity of the tea ceremony created a demand for tea-ware, and the presence in Kyoto of artisans from all over the country, each equipped with their own special skills, meant that Kyoto was perfectly equipped to meet this need. This eclectic mix meant that Kyo yaki was able to borrow pottery techniques and designs from other regions of Japan as well as from China and Korea. This fusion gave rise to an original style and led the potters to experiment even further, giving Kyoto a reputation for innovative pieces with a character all of their own.
Mt.Fuji tapestry Yohen ginsho tenmoku by Kamada Koji
Mt.Fuji handpainted scroll/
Naka Sachimi
Geppaku / Kamada Koji NEW
Yohen Ginsho / Kamada Koji SOLD
Yuteki sakazuki by Kamada Koji
Yuteki tenmoku sake cup /Tanaka Eikou Yuteki / Kamada Koji NEW Suisei tenmoku sake cup/ Kamada Koji SOLD
   
Yousai tenmoku guinomi by Nishijima Hideki NEW Yousai tenmokusakazuki by Nishijima Hideki NEW Kosai tenmoku guinomi by Nishijima Hideki NEW
Hokusai/ Kagetsu kiln SOLD Hokusai/ Kagetsu kiln Handpainted modern beauty yunomi teacup from Kagetsu kiln
Green and yellow plum blossom patteren paired yunomi / Ogawa Shohou *Price reduced Handpainted Cherry blossom chopstick rest/ Keirin Yousai hana mishima (flower embossed) kyusu from Jihyoue kiln
Kyoyaki handpainted rice bowl Kyoyaki handpainted rice bowl
Handpainted red dragon / Shihou SOLD
Handpainted shonzui four season flower rice bowl from Ichiraku kiln Handpainted shippo (Shichihou) rice bowl from Ichiraku kiln
Kyoto porcelain teapot by Ichiraku Dragon yunomi teacup Black sabi teaware
Dragon / Ichiraku Dragon/Ichiraku Black sabi teaware from Touan kiln NEW
Flower effect crystallized glaze pair yunomi #5 / Touan kiln
Shidare zakura (Weeping cherry blossoms) yunomi tea cups /Touan Orchid/Touan kiln
Flower effect crystallized glaze cups

Flower effect crystallized glaze sake set from Touan kiln

Flower effect crystallized glaze tea cups /Touan Flower effect crystallized glaze yunomi tea cups/Touan Konoha(leaf pattern) tenmoku/
Touan
Korou tenmoku sakazuki from Touan kiln SOLD Shuhan tenmoku sakazuki from Touan kiln SOLD Shikon youko sakazuki from Touan kiln
Seiun tenmoku sakazuki from Touan kiln NEW Seikou tenmoku sakazuki from Touan kiln NEW Handpainted wild grapes sakazuki from Touan kiln SOLD
Hp gold balloon vine sakazuki / Touan kiln Hp gold foxtail sakazuki / Touan kiln NEW Hp morning glory sakazuki /Touan


Handpainted autumnal breeze pair yunomi cups  by Yamamoto Hokusai
Purple glazed paired yunomi/ Zuisho kiln SOLD Purple glazed sake cup/ Zuisho kiln

Handpainted autumnal breeze pair yunomi cups by Yamamoto Hokusai

Handpainted cherry blossom tea cup (Large) by Mori Shunzan
Shino white plum paired yunomi cups by Kawashima Yoshinobu SOLD Kyoyaki ninsei tokusa pair teacups from Kahou kiln Handpainted cherry blossom tea cup (Large) by Mori Shunzan
Handpainted lidded mug / Akihiko kiln Somekacho/Kyosho Sometsuke obisansui yunomi
/ Ichiraku kiln
Mubyou /Zuisho Mubyou/Ichiraku Arabesque
Kyoto Raku maneki neko ornament
Celadon cup from Risou kiln Manekineko ornament/
Rakunyu kiln
Manekineko ornament/
Rakunyu kiln
Kyoyaki bamboo forest yunomi Houhin gyokuro set Japanese pottery Sepia mishima yunomi cup
Bamboo forest/Chikuho kiln Kozanji gyokuro set/
Ryosen

Purple and green impressed flower pair yunomi / Touraku
Japanese pottery Sepia mishima yunomi cup Sepia Mishima guinomi from Touraku kiln
Uchizome sansui/Shiho Mishima yunomi/ Touraku Mishima guinomi/ Touraku
   
Harvest moon plate/
Touan kiln
   
     

 

About Shouhou Cherry blossom Tresure motif

 

Japanese pottery - Mubyou guinomi from Shouhou kiln Kyoyaki incense pot by Shoho
Mubyou (Six gourds) Mubyou (six gourds) Treasure motif
incense pot
Green ridged kumidashi/
Shohou

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