Japanese SCROLL of Buddhist Art with a central Buddha flanked by Bosatsu, with two other figures kneeling in the foreground. This scroll was printed. There is some slight damage and creases to the scroll, although the print itself remains in good, frame-able condition. Dimensions of the scroll overall are 8.5 inches x 24.25 inches. The picture itself is 6 7/8" x 14 3/8". Circa: 1930's.
Sliding Japanese REED and cedar wood doors, a matched set of four (4) all with the same grass blowing in the wind decoration on the main cross panel. Real bamboo inset for sliding the door by hand. Exquisitely colored and matched reeds make these doors especially "Shibui." There is a front(see enlargement#2 & 3) and a back side(enlargement #4 & 5) for these doors, please look at the enlargements!Metal stands are available for an additional cost which can be used to keep one or ...click for details
Japanese VASE in square form with a circular top and butterflies. There are alternating dragons and Phoenix birds & peony flowers on the side panels on an orange background with some gold enamel!
There is a four character underglaze mark on the bottom. This vase was probably used for a single flower. Condition is perfect. Height is 4 inches (10 cms.) and width is 3.25 inches or (8.3 cms.) Circa: 1960's.
Heavy all silk BORCADE Japanese OBI that is 1/2 of the normal width (6.5 inches) and has a length of 122 inches! Beautiful soft cream background with striking rose-colored leaf pattern! Circa: 1960's. Suitable for use as a runner on a table or dresser or could be used as a wall hanging!
Modernistic Chinese design of blue flowers hand embroidered on a soft orange silk background. Suitable for framing! The dimensions of this square are 14 x 14 inches or 35.5 x 35.5 cms. Condition is "like new." Circa: 1970's.
Japanese porcelain studio KITSUNE or "Fox Gods", a pair often found next to orange or red lacquer Tori and mountainside shrines. Perfect condition, height 3 3/8 inches (8.5 cms.) by 1.5 inches or (3.8 cms.)
Japanese KUTANI porcelain CENSER (for burning incense)in Kutani greens, yellows and purples. Hexagonal in shape, tri footed, with 3 panels in a bird and floral motif, the other three in Kutani green with a subdued geometric design. The top has a filial of two juvenile animals. Kiln mark in underglaze green on base. Condition is perfect. Comes with a kiriwood box with the lid inscribed and stamped by the artist.
Circa: 1950's-60's. Height is 6.25", diameter of base is 3 inches.
Very Shibui Japanese OBI, 12 feet x 11.3 inches in width. A slight floral design of Chrysathemum in off white and gold thread, all on a blue-grey background. Some slight wear as to be expected.Black silk backing.
A large size, unisex custom made uniqueBROCADE SILK VEST
made from a vintage Japanese silk kimono,
with real jet-black shell buttons,(6) lined with a purple silk and darker purple back.
The design is of bamboo leaves, "Kiku," and wisteria leaves. Gold and Silver, 3 dimensional. Wild but very Shibui!