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Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Studio Pottery Sake Bottles and Cups

Auction:
3199T
Lot:
1252
Sold for:
$148$120

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Auction:
Discovery - 3199T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 16, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Studio Pottery Sake Bottles and Cups, Boston, Massachusetts, late 20th century, two sake bottles each with short narrow neck and flared rim, in multicolored glazes, artist's mark; and two porcelain sake cups in metallic brown and blue-green glaze, ht. 6 1/2, 5 1/4, 1 5/8, 1 3/8, dia. 3 5/8, 3 1/2 in.

20th Century Design online
Estimate $200-400

large bottle is with a large firing crack to the underside, small bottle is with indentation and glaze loss, and both bottles are with crazing.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Makoto Yabe, Bottle, Ceramic art, Ceramic engineering, Ceramic glazes, Glass, Manufacturing, Porcelain, Pottery, Sake, Visual arts

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