In April 1905, the young 22-year-old Matsutarō Mayuyama (1882-1935), founder of Mayuyama & Co., (present-day Mayuyama & Co., Ltd.) set out on his own to Beijing, and there began his antiques business. At the time Beijing was a bustling art market thanks to rising Western interest in Asian art. The ancient cultural properties accidentally discovered and excavated during railway work on t...

We will hold a celadon exhibition as an exhibition commemorating the 3rd anniversary of OKUMA GALLERY. Longquan celadon, Yaozhou kiln, Jun ware, Koshi kiln, Goryeo celadon, etc. will be exhibited and sold, and pottery pieces from Longquan kiln will also be sold. We will also exhibit pieces of ceramics from your kiln. I hope that everyone will enjoy it and that I will be able to celebrate the 3r... (2022-3-1)

Our gallery will be exhibiting blue and white dishes from the Ming to Qing dynasty at a reasonable price during the Tokyo Art & Antique period. Dishes that are great to serve sweets and cuisine. We will also exhibit celadons from the Southern Song to Ming dynasty at a good price as well as Goryeo and Annan wares that have been influenced by the Chinese ceramics. Please enjoy the blue and wh... (2019-2-1)