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Tomioka Tessai (1837-1924) & Takahashi Dôhachi V (1869-1914)
Kozara, 10 small dishes: Literati gathering
Signed: Tessai Gaishû and Dôhachi
Technique: Kyoyaki sometsuke (Seikaji) - Translucent blue and white porcelain with a hand painted cobalt blue underglaze decoration. Ø 12,5 x 3
Box: inscribed
Condition: fine

Takahashi Dohachi V (original name Ogawa Yūnosuke) was the son of Dôhachi IV (1845-1897). He took control of the kiln in 1897 until 1915 when his younger brother Dôhachi VI (Kachûtei) (1881-1941) continued the business.
The Dôhachi family was one of the three most famous families of potters in Kyoto.

Availability: On Request