All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1275136 (stock #2922)
Rare two paneled bed child’s cover from the Daizu (aka Shan and Tai) ethnic minority of Southern Yunnan, China. To date this is only the third I have seen in this style. An unusual piece with fine embroidery, a hemp or bast fiber foundation and all hand spun threads. I would date this semi antique mid 20 century with mostly natural dyes. The only silk threads used in this piece appear to be the yellow...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1275135 (stock #T-M1220)
RYOUTAN
$1,840.00
A traditional design cotton carpet made by Tatsumura Textile company in Kyoto. The textile pattern of the rug is called Taishi kanto, or chromatic cloth with splashed pattern textile, which was named after Shotoku Taishi or Prince Shotoku of 6th century.

Founded in 1906, the company has been known for its high quality, traditional and artistic textile. Since then their textile has been highly recognized both domestically and internationally...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1960 item #1275127 (stock #04155)
SANAI FINE ART & ANTIQUES
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The size of Lacquer Vase: 10 3/4” High x 4” Widest in center, 3” Top and Bottom. The Lacquer vase has three panels in triangle shape with Copper Otoshi (water vase) inside. The vase was made by 1 st Toba Konin (1885-1958). This is most unique Lacquer ware finishing which was created/completed in Taisho 13th, 1924 by Shizuoka lacquer artist, Toba Konin. His lacquer finish was designated as Intangible Cultural Asset of Shizuoka-prefecture in Japan...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1275125 (stock #2920)
Exquisite breast panel with beaded selvedge and very intricate single faced weft supplementary pattern, from the Khami ethnic group, Mrauk-U, Arrakan State Burma. This one is perfect condition and dates to 1950 to 1970. Note last enlargement for image of a very striking looking Khami woman wearing a similar piece. L: 66cm26in and W: 34cm/13.4in
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1960 item #1275110 (stock #MOR4725)
The Kura
$1,500.00
Feminine figures are engraved in a neo-classical Art-Deco style into the body of this large crystal vase by Kagami Kozo enclosed in the original signed wooden box. The vase is 14 inches (cm) tall and in fine condition. The figures are similar to thos engraved in his 1951 submission to the Nitten National Exhibition...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1960 item #1275109 (stock #ALR4724)
The Kura
$950.00
An early work dating from the mid fifities by Ishikawa Tadashi performed with light pigments on silk and mounted in a fine patterned brocade border. This piece is very similar in flavor to his 1954 submission to the Nitten National Exhibition, “House with breakwater” and his 1956 Kyo-Ten submission “Waterway in Winter” and we can frimly date it from this era...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1920 item #1275098 (stock #Gesso 006)
Yoshimoto Gesso (1881-1936)
Kingfisher
Date: Early 20th century
Publisher: Likely Hasegawa. Catalogue #1447
Size: Image is approximately 9.75 x 5.0 inches.
Tipped at top edge to 11.5 x 6.5 card.
Condition: Very good. Light bends, especially to card.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1930 item #1275066
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Jade Lingzhi Fungus Carving

20th century

Size: Length 5.2 Width 3.5 Height 1.3 cm

An interesting and well arranged carving of a lingzhi fungus. The form is often carved or arranged in the form of a scepter and in Chinese medicine, the fungus is thought to have potent medical effects.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1960 item #1275052 (stock #MLR4723)
The Kura
$550.00
An unusual mid-century Ikebana Suiban basin for flower display with sculpted sides lacquered black and red, a pale eggshell color within. It is 51 x 33 x 11 cm (20 x 13 x 4 inches) and in overall fine condition. The outside lacquer is roughly polished, leaving a sense of cloudiness, while the red appears to be a wiped on whith bright shine over the lovered sculpting...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1275046 (stock #T-M1228)
RYOUTAN
$2,500.00
A set of orthodox, refined, yet artistic tea articles made by 9th generation Oohi Chozaemon during early Showa period. This set of Oohi ceramic ware tea articles, consists of a tea box, a tea cup, natsume (a tea caddy), chashaku (a tea spoon), chataku (a tea whisk), a tea whisk stand with Makie, and a tea cloth container.

Oochi earthen ware was developed in Kanazawa city in Ishikawa prefecture about 350 years ago, when the city was the richest domain outside the Shoguanate itself...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Pre 1940 item #1275040 (stock #1168)
Rare Pair of Olympic Hero Sohn Kee Chung Trading Cards. Published in 1936 in Germany after the Berlin Olympics. Sohn won the gold medal in the marathon. Korea was under Japanese rule, and Sohn was forced to compete for the Japanese team and use a Japanese name, Son Kitei, but he signed his name in Korean and asserted Korea's independence in interviews. There is a Sohn Kee Chung Memorial Park in Seoul. He is one of Korea's most revered national heroes. 4 x 2.75 inches (10 x 7 cm) each.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1960 item #1275035 (stock #TCR4722)
The Kura
$600.00
A tall Oval form decorated with fallen leaves by Katsuo Seiryudo enclosed in the original wooden box dating circa 1957. It is 32 cm tall, roughly 25 cm diameter and in fine condition, stamped on the base Seiryudo. The art of the 1950s has been left largely unexplored, and it is this unique era of change which we seek to introduce with this current exhibition...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1920 item #1275021 (stock #Gesso 004)
Yoshimoto Gesso (1881-1936)
Irises
Date: Early 20th century
Publisher: Likely Hasegawa.
Size: Image is approximately 9.75 x 5.0 inches.
Tipped at top edge to 11.5 x 6.5 card.
Condition: Very good. Card is toned. We could not find another example, but the grayish irises may have been subject to color fading.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1970 item #1275010
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White Jade Flora Plaque

Late 20th century

Size: Length 7 cm Width 0.3cm Height 11cm

This white jade floral plaque is decorated with chrysanthemums set admist a scholar rock. The plaque is perfect for a fine Chinese hardwood stand and be used on the scholar's desk.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1950 item #1274963 (stock #00323)
hawkantiques
$3,650.00
This is very Special! Offered for sale this truly amazing vintage Jade necklace Consisting in a strand of marvelous 100% Natural Jade of most beautiful Spinach green not treated or tinted not impregnated jade this is totally NATURAL Jade we totally guarantee that The strand comprises 40 round hand turned beads of 10 mm...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1950 item #1274916
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Jade Dragon Belt Hook

Republic Period

Size: Length 8.7 Width 1.4 Height 1.7 cm

Dragon belt hooks were part of the fashion from the late Song to Yuan periods. Later dynasties and centuries were inspired and romanticized with the Jade art that were created from previous centuries, hence creating a rich culture echoing China's artistic past.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1930 item #1274915
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Jade Dragon Head Belt Hook

20th century

Size: Length 7.7 Width 1.5 Height 2 cm

Belt hooks began to appear during the Song-Yuan periods where the silk woven belt was attached with a hard stone hook like form that was attached. These hooks were often associated with the social anf governmental ranking the individual belonged to.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1970 item #1274884 (stock #ALR4721)
The Kura
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A painting of plums over an abstract yellow ground by Mizuno Shinso dating from the late 1950s enclosed in the original signed wooden box. Performed with pigment on paper, it is bordered in fine silk. The scroll is 66 x 140 cm (26 x 55 inches) and is in overall fine condition. The art of the 1950s has been left largely unexplored, and it is this unique era of change which we seek to introduce with this current exhibition...