3 very finely painted nature scenes, KANO School, Japan, 17th Century. These album silk paintings are mounted on heavy gold paper and framed individually. Nice condition considering age. Size: H. 25 cm. x W. 21 cm. Will sell individually. For more detailed photographs see our items # 1098510, 1098513 and 1098511
The kanji character "Kuu" means zero, neither being or nothing, neither top and bottom or right and left or middle, nothing else matters, in Buddhism.
Signed "Murasakino (address of Zen temple Daitokuji) Syoun (his go) Ro-nou (old monk)" and sealed.
Sohan Genbo (1842-1022), the chief of Daitokuji school, his Go or artist appellations are Shoun and others.
Measurements about : 72 1/2" x 20 1/8" (184 cm x 51 cm),
The work : 41 7/8" x 14 5/8" (106.5 cm x 37 cm).
An exquisite set of small fusuma doors made for a window or alcove, decorated with Horse-tail in raised gold on one side and featuring rabbit shaped handles. The scenes are performed with gold on raised gofun and ink on paper covered with scattered gold flake, enclosed in a mulberry wood frame typical of the Taisho era. The handles are in the shape of rabbits in brass, the securing nail forming the eye of the creature. Made for an opening roughly 65 x 103.5 cm...
A Rimpa style design adorns this silver-rimmed raw kiri-wood suzuri-bako painted by Kawai Gyokudo and containing a ceramic ink stone, brushes, punch and knife by Ito Tozan and a silver and shakudo water dropper stamped by an unknown metal artist. Inside a river flows from top to bottom in rich, soft blue...
Fine scroll painting Gunbai ( a military leader's fan ) is painted with ink, color and gold on silk.
Signed artist name with his title "Edokoro azukari jyu-shi-i-jo Tosa-no-kami Fujiwara Mitsuzane" and sealed.
Tosa Mitsuzane ( 1780 - 1852 ) is the oldest son of Tosa Mitsusada.
Measurements about : 69 5/8" x 18 1/4" (177 cm x 46.5 cm),
Painted area : 32 3/8" x 13" (82.3 cm x 33 cm).
The peinting is in good condition...
The samurai Kusunoki Masasige and his war bow, signed and seal by Fukuda Chokujo (1861-1947). Born in Otsu,Shiga prefecture. His real name was Masakata,and was a pupil of Morikawa Sobun.Technique ink and color on silk,mounting deep gold silk with light green flowers. Ichimonji beige silk with golden decorations.Size: 192cm-56cm or 75.7 inch-22 inch,roller ends resin.Date around 1900. Overall in reasonable condition.
16th C Japanese Hang painted Hanging Scroll by Kaiho Yusho (1533-1615),Flower and Bird .67.9" X 19.5".
A fine and original jumping fish painting,sign/seal by Tanpu Beppu (?-1875).Technique: ink and color on silk,mounting olive green silk with small decorative hoyu(holy jewel) motif.Top and bottom portions raw gray-green silk.Roller ends old bone and size 196cm-56cm or 77.1inch-22inch.Overall condition good, 2 faint not significant horizontal creases.
A fine painting, signed/seal by Seiko.Technique: ink and color on silk.The mounting is gold colored silk with darker patterns.Top and bottom of the mounting raw silk. Ichimonji and futai light beige silk with golden clouds. roller ends resin and size 192cm-55cm or 75.5inch-21.5inch.Overall condition is good, this painting comes with the original signed and sealed tomobako.
Absolutely rare and precious - ready to frame to a great collage of Japanese Kimono fashion history: 4 big sheets of hand painted Kimono designs, painted on ricepaper in the late Edo Period/early Meiji Period. Around 1850.
They all are signed by the same artist. Strong and vivid colours.
Great condition with traces of wear and book stiching.
Size of each sheet: ca...
A noble dancing lady with fan, one seal, unknown.Technique: ink, color and gold on paper.Roller ends lacquered wood.Mounting: black brocade with golden flowers. Ichimonji dark blue with golden patterns Size:175cm - 60cm or 69inch-23,5inch.The painting is quite old, before 1850 and has repairs,spots, but still a great and striking image.
18th C Japan Makuri Hand Painted Scroll by Soga Shohaku , (1730 -1781), 49.5" X 17.6"
Paired Japanese 17th C Hand painted Folding Screen Byobu, Flower, Bird and Sennin in Chinese style. 67.9" X 140.5",
Very rare and beautiful silk hanging scroll painting in ink and gold. The descent of Buddha surrounded by his 2 Bodhisattva Kannon and Seichi. His feet rest on lotus among golden clouds. His head stands on a golden aureole where large rays of light emanate. The 2 Bodhisattva are also covered with gold. Very nice framing protective plexi-glass.
Period: Muromachi / Momoyama 16/17ème century. Dimensions : 26"xH61"
A fine painting of a bijin with colorful kimono under the full moon. No signature or seal technique: ink and color on silk, roller ends red lacquered wood.This painting was made around 1850. Size 182cm-48cm or 71.7in - 18.9in. Mounting textile,ichimonji dark beige silk with golden cloud pattern.The overall condition is good, see pictures.
Hanging scroll painting ink and polychrome of Buddha sitting on lotus and many figures and animals representative of the Buddhist pantheon.
Edo Period 19th century.
17th C Japanese Hand Fan Painting with gold foil. 21" X 11"
17th C Japanese Hand Fan Painting with gold foil, 21" X 11"