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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #196168 (stock #J-1047)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$340.00
Two Japanese STONE SEALS with a fully carved "Guardian" (Dog-Lion)on the top of each seal. Both figures are skillfully rendered. Condition is excellent. No cracks or chips. Circa: late 19th Century. Height is 1.75" x 7/8 x 1/4 and 1.75" x 1/2 x 1/2."
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #196171 (stock #J-1048)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Sold to Fl. for 3 seals from a Buddhist Temple named Kanzan-Ji in Tokyo, Shimoya.
Three large Japanese SEALS, two stone, and one wood. Two of the seals have covers in brocade. One of the seals has an engraving on it. The last seal which is 1.5" x 1.5" has a seal on BOTH sides. Condition is excellent for all three seals. Circa: 19th Century. Dimensions of the two with covers are both 1.75" in height by 1.25" x 1.25."
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #196422 (stock #J-1050)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Sold to Fl.
3 STONE and 1 metal SEAL from a Japanese Buddhist Temple called, "Kanzan-Ji," in Tokyo, Shimoya. Excellent condition. There is vermillion paste on the impression of each seal. Condition is excellent. The tallest seal of an almost translucent stone is 2.25" x .5" x .5" The next larger stone seal is 1.25" x 1.25" x .75" The smallest stone seal is double-sided and is .8" x .7" x .7" The metal seal is 1 3/8" x 1 1/8" x 1/16" Circa: 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #196418 (stock #J-1052)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$190.00
Three small Japanese SEALS, carved from stone. These seals came from a Buddhist Temple called "Kanzan-Ji" in Tokyo, Shimoya. The heights are 1.25" and 1 inch and 1/2." There is vermillion sealpaste over the impressions of the seals. Condition is excellent. Circa: 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #196420 (stock #J-1049)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$270.00
Three medium sized JAPANESE STONE SEALS (two of which are double-sided)from a Buddhist Temple called, "Kanzan-Ji" in Tokyo, Shimoya. They all have vermillion paste over the impressions. Condition is excellent. Dimensions of the two double-sided seals are approx. 1" x 1" x 1" and the other is 1.5" x .75" x .5" Circa: 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #354161 (stock #J-1039)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
SOLD to Kobe Japan,- from CHRISTIE'S Amsterdam, see below.
Standing, SIGNED by Masamitsu, Japanese Ivory NETSUKE depicting Okame with long hair holding an upturned (phallic) mushroom. Purchased at Christies in Amsterdam, see catalog, "Asian Ceramics and Works of Art," dated 8 May 2001, Lot #50, pg. 22. Condition: Perfect. Height is 1.6 inches or 4.1 cms. Circa: Meiji era, late 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #354557 (stock #J-50)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Sold to Asia
Japanese Ivory Netsuke of a Man beating on a mokyugo bell (wooden bell for a Buddhist monastery) standing in his kimono and zori sandals. Wonderful detail, even on the soles of his feet! (see picture # 5) Purchased at Christie's in Amsterdam, Holland, see "Asian Ceramcis and Works of Art," 8 May 2001, Lot 50, pg. 22. Condition is perfect and of course the man can stand unassisted. Height is 2.1 inches (5.2 cms.) Circa: Meiji era (1868-1900.)