Hada: mokume mixed with ko-itame
Hamon: gunome midare in Shizu style, with yo, sunagashi, kinsuji
Boshi: notare-komi in ko-maru with short kaeri.
Nakago: ubu, one mekugiana, kengyo nakagojiri, kattesagari yasurime. ...click for details
Diameter: 33 cm
Rare iron jingasa of very high quality, with high relief carving (takabori) of clouds and a silver and copper inlaid dragon (zogan). Border and kanamono in gilt copper; original ukebari.
A shibuichi articulated dragon by Myochin Muneyoshi, Edo Period (XIX century). Signed "Muneyoshi". 39 cm long. Myochin Muneyoshi is reported to be working around 1850 and to have died before 1871. For other works of art please visit www.giuseppepiva.com
Original antique Japanese color woodblock Hokusai (1760-1849). Date: 1804. koban yoko-e: 7 1/6" x 5" inches. Signed: Gakyojin Hokusai ga. Series: 'From the 53 Stations of the Tokaido Road' (Station 25). Description: Travellers having a rest. Very good impression, colors and condition. Minor soiling, pencil inscription (25) and some very tiny holes but otherwise in a very good state. The cartouche features the station name, the artist's signature and the name and distance of ...click for details
A six-panel screen (byobu) painted in color on gold ground with a flower cart. Some flowers rendered in moriage. Late Edo period, 19th century. Kano School. Measures: 171 x 384 cm.
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