An Iga ware tea bowl (chawan) Tanimoto Kei (b. 1948)
Lot 3346
An Iga ware tea bowl (chawan)
Tanimoto Kei (b. 1948)
Sold for US$ 1,000 inc. premium

Fine Japanese Works of Art

17 Sep 2013, 13:00 EDT

New York

Lot Details
An Iga ware tea bowl (chawan)
Tanimoto Kei (b. 1948)
Of kutsu shape with the irregular contour carved and impressed with abstract designs and applied with splashes of translucent green, white and charcoal-hued glaze contrasting with the natural clay body burnt red in firing, with occasional gold lacquer accents, the artist's mark of three circles visible near the thick foot ring

With tomobako signed, sealed and inscribed by the artist
5 3/8in (13.7cm) diamater
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