Shibui Art. Fine Japanese and Chinese Works of Art Shibui Art, subtle...
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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1109628 (stock #J-11015)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$110.00
Japnease earthenware TEA BOWL (Cup) with an incised artist's mark ("Hangetsu") and a signed kiriwood box. This strikingly beautiful TEA BOWL has a soft "dreamlike" glaze which emulates marble. Well potted this would make a wonderful present for someone who wants to actually drink green tea in a Japanese Tea Bowl! Dimensions: 4 5.8 inches (11.5 cm) x 2 5/8 inches (6.7 cm) No chips, cracks or restorations. Perfect condition. Circa: 1960-70.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #351273 (stock #J-01/04)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$350.00
Japanese all silk crepe (Chiriman)wedding guest KIMONO with 5 family "Mon," marks; two in front and three in back. This hand painted Chyrsanthemum design in fall colors of orange and yellow and brown has highlights of soft pink and understated green leaves. There is gold braid embrodiery around the petals of some of the flowers. (some of which is slightly askew, and might need to be tacked down.) The length is 63.5"...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #176091 (stock #TH-011)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Sold to a dealer in SF, CA
Buddha in mahaparinirvana, Sukhothai style (Thailand) Sukhothai images are characterized by their perfectly idealized features. Those attributes are often explained in terms of the descriptions of heroes found in Indian Sanskrit literature: a head perfectly shaped like an egg; eyebrows elegantly arched like drawn bows; arms rounded and smooth, with no indication of veins, bones, or muscles; hands gracefully taperd and petal-like...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257967 (stock #B-34)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
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An original watercolor looking North through the "North Gate of Dhamma-yan-gyi," (a Corbel Arch)towards the Ananda Temple in the background. All in Pagan,Burma, an ancient Buddhist City that was built between 850-1300 AD through contributions by Buddhists seeking "merit." Built in Pagan's MiddlePeriod, 1120-1170 AD. COndition is Good. Dimensions are 19.85" x 13.25".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1980 item #474680 (stock #O-1)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
SOLD to CA
Well modeled statue of BUDDHA in virasana, (hands together in lap)from the island of Sri Lanka or Ceylon. The cast Buddha is connected to a separately made base. Condition is good, some slight oxidation. Height is 7.5 inches or 19 cms and the width of the base is 6 inches or 15.2 cms. Circa: pre-1980.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #480817 (stock #J-1003)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$69.00
Printed JAPANESE SCROLL of the Buddhist KANNON of white mountain, in black. Condition is good. Overall dimensions are 27.5 inches x 7 inches or 70 x 18 cms. The print itself is 12 x 4.5 inches or 30.5 x 11.5 cms. Circa: 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #604547 (stock #J-366b)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$90.00
Japanese Blue & white porcelain water dropper (Tsuiteki) with a stencilled design of cranes some chips and abrasions. Circa 1930's. Length 3 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #106424 (stock #J-240)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
SOLD to NYC for the groom!
Japanese Silk BROCADE Kimono Custom made VEST with real shell buttons.REVERSIBLE, medium size, unisex, many sizes and patterns available from Shibui ARt only. Each unique.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #193127 (stock #J-1019)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$145.00
Japanese Hand Made COPPER BOWL suitable for plants or other items. Beautiful patina, appealing shape narrowing from a broad base to a slightly smaller diameter rim. Dimensions: 12 inch diameter, x 3.5 inches in height. Circa 1920-1930's. Condition is good, no leaks.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #351584 (stock #HK-2/12)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$50.00
"The Officer's Quarter's looking towards Victoria, Hong Kong 1846 by the artist M. Bruce. A copy of an original colored lithograph by Maclure, the originals in the collection of the Museum & Art Gallery, Hong Kong. see Trocadero #351583, or HK-1/12 for full description of frame & dimensions.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #468841 (stock #J-11001)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
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Distinctive Japanese HANDBAG with Vintage silk Kimono with bamboo woven base. The bag is lined with a white silk cloth and has a "draw-string," closure. Sure to draw attention from your friends! Circa: pre 1970 (silk material) Base dimensions are 4" x 6" and the height of the purse is 7". Condition: some wear on the corners.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #475761 (stock #P-013)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
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Handmade Persian (Iran) COPPER BOWL with decoration around the rim and body, tin used inside the bowl. Condition is good except for a ding in the base (see pix #3) Diameter is 8.1 inches or 20.7 cms and the height is 4.1 inches or 10.6 cms. Circa: 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #149545 (stock #J-1203)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$240.00
A beautiful blue & white Japanese porcelain plate with a stencil design of a younger child offering a bowl of water or food to an older child (kohai-sempai relationship) with cherry blossom cartouches and a floral central medallion. Circa 1930's. Perfect condition. diameter = 12.75"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #106426 (stock #J-243)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$190.00
Japanese silk vintage kimono custom made VEST, which is reversible. One side is a silk BROCADE of a man(samurai) and a woman by a pine tree, another cartouche displays a baby Buddha baby greeted by an older man and another shows a woman sitting in "Seisa" position outside a home. Inside of VEST is a modernistic yellowish hue silk stripe design. Unisex. Large size,
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #352464 (stock #J-8/10)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$70.00
All cotton Japanese KIMONO with a shibui look of moss green and dark red, black and grey. The inside lining is red and yellow. Length is 56 inches. Circa 1970-80.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #723475 (stock #V- 101)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$190.00
Very attractive earthenware Vietnamese JAR from a old woman potter in a small village famous for its pottery near Hoi Anh (mid-coast of Vietnam) with a light yellowish-brown glaze and impressed coin design on the shoulder! This jar is good size, 9.25 inches x 9. 25 inches or 23.5 cms. x 23.5 cms. There are two small chips which are not noticeable on the rim...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #359012 (stock #B-6)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$260.00
An original watercolor by a famous Burmese artist, Tin Aung Htaik, of a Buddhist Temple in PAGAN BURMA (850-1200 AD) The temple (which has some of the oldest paintings in Pagan) is located in the old walled cityand it's names "Pa-hto-tha-mya," which is "...this Mother of Theravada Temples, so full of beauty without and scholarship within," said G.H. Luce. Looking west towards the main entrance which was facing East. Medium size, 15 x 11 inches. Good condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #357257 (stock #J-205)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$75.00
Beautiful all SILK Japanese OBI with an interesting pattern. There are green and gold floral designs. Width is 11.75 inches x 154 inches in length!