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
This Japanese Temple Bell is cast in bronze approx. 1/8 of an inch thick with simple concentric rings around the bell topped with a floret type design. The handle cast separately in great detail.
The clapper is also metal and the sound is pure and piercing. Circa, 1930's; height= 7 inches.
A very SHIBUI interior Japanese four panel SCREEN with "Leopard-spot" bamboo and woven
bamboo at the top of each panel. All panels have been tied together with hemp string.
The total height is 49" and the overall length is 5 feet. Good condition, circa 1930's.
14 feet x one foot wide Japanese silk OBI of gold and russet-orange chrysanthemum floral designs in brocade. Sharp abstract triangular designs. Lined with russet-orange silk on back with no design. Very good condition.
Nogoro vermillion lacquerware Japanese VASE with an interior real gold wash! Exquisitely modeled and perfectly executed. This 10" in height VASE comes with the original kiriwood box, signed by the artist and seal marked. Circa, 1960's. Some discoloration to outside lacquer. As with all items from Shibui Art; additional pictures are available upon your request!
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.
A custom made, unisex, large size REVERSIBLE VEST of Japanese vintage silk kimonos, with real shell buttons (6). One side with 3 cranes flying up into the sky with a pine tree background, all on a pale purple background and black back. The other side a raw silk black background with an abstract, "blowing wheat in the wind, type design in burnt orange. see pixs.
Silk KIMONO from Japan, with a modernistic floral design in red and green on an off-white background;lined with a soft pink and peach cotton. Length is 61". Suitable to be worn with a sash or displayed on an "Iko,"
available from Shibui Art.
Very beautiful, heavy SILK BROCADE OBI with an interesting design from Japan. Suitable as a table runner! Overall length is 10 feet, 10 inches and the width is 11 inches.
Condition is excellent. Special holiday price. Circa: 1960's.