Shibui Art. Fine Japanese and Chinese Works of Art Shibui Art, subtle...
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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #480678 (stock #J-1002)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
SOLD to Romania!
Printed black ink rendition of a Japanese Shinto deity, "FUDO-sama," keeper of the gate to hell, SCROLL. There are some insect holes in the scroll, (see photo) but nonetheless, still suitable to be framed. Overall dimensions are 27.5" x 8.5" and the print itself is 10.5 x 5 inches. Circa: 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #357560 (stock #J-207)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$90
-122 x 6.5 inches in length
Heavy all silk BORCADE Japanese OBI that is 1/2 of the normal width (6.5 inches) and has a length of 122 inches! Beautiful soft cream background with striking rose-colored leaf pattern! Circa: 1960's. Suitable for use as a runner on a table or dresser or could be used as a wall hanging!
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257810 (stock #B-11)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$340
Original watercolor by a famous Burmese artist, Tin Aung Htaik, of the "Lei-Gwyayign Myo Monastery," which is located across the Ayayerwady River from Pagan, Burma. Pagan was as ancient capital(850-1300 AD) that was built by volunteer's contributions seeking "merit." This monastery is particularly intersting due to it's many gabled roofs, and it is constructed entirely of wood. Condition is good. Dimensions are 15" x 11."
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #177376 (stock #C-102)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
SOLD to Oxford, MISS. Thank You.
Chinese scroll painting of two male Hainan Blue Flycatchers and red, pink and white peony (flowers) with an abstract rockery and river. All on a creme floral background. Well painted with crisp vibrant colors. Signed and seal marked by artist. There are some slight wrinkles. Satisfaction guaranteed. Dimensions of painting are 45.5" x 23.75" Dimensions of scroll are 72" x 29.25" Circa 1970's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #103902 (stock #J-8)
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This full size, 17" tall basket of splint bamboo woven in Japan in the 1930's is in good condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #359003 (stock #C-1234)
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$60
Handmade Chinese silk EMBROIDERY Square with peony flowers and an Asian Flycatcher bird hovering above; all on a gold silk background. Very nice, suitable for framing! Dimensions are 16.25 x 16.25 inches. Circa 1970's. Condition is excellent, like new.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #468841 (stock #J-11001)
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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 #475684 (stock #P-0326)
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Medium sized COPPER BOWL with an inverted and foliated edge with hand hammered paisley designs around a central floral medallion. Condition is good, nice patina. Height is 2 inches (5 cms) and the diameter is 7.75 inches or 19.5 cms. There is an illegible artist's stamp on base. Circa: 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #474854 (stock #J--2011)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Sold to NY, Thank you
Wooden Japanese ABACUS for counting the "Oriental Way." 21 rows of 5 beads each and another one on the bottom. Good condition. Nice patina. Put together with wood pegs, no metal! An attractive conversation piece. Length is 14 inches x 3.75 inches. Circa 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1970 item #1070532 (stock #TH-11-1)
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$390
a beautifully framed THAILAND orange pastel stone rubbing of a CHIMERA (mythological creature who guards Buddhist temples) with a matching orange silk matt and imitation gold bamboo frame with glass. Condition of rubbing signed in lower left corner "Rachasinoha" and in lower right corner"K Hompe"is good. The top of frame has some loss of gold from frame only. Dimensions are 22.75" (58 cm) x 21.75" (55 cm) and the dimensions of the rubbing are 17.75" (45 cm) x 16.5" (42.5 cm) Circa: late 1960's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1970 item #721525 (stock #J-23/24)
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$330
with circular impressed kiln mark on foot
a Japanese replica of a Chinese "Sleeve Vase" with lion's head mask handles. Earthenware, finely modeled, with a rick lavender colored glaze dripping down inside the mouth and ending neatly just above the base. There is an oval impressed "potter's mark," on the base (see pix# 6,) at 5 o'clock. No cracks, chips or restorations. Condition is perfect. Circa: pre 1970.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #472939 (stock #I-004)
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$110
LArge BRASS BOWL (suitable for fruit) from the Indonesian Island of Java, with no design. Diameter is 10 1/8" at the rim and 5 3/4" diameter at the bottom. The height is 4 1/2". There is a "beaten metal" look to the sides with a small 1 1/2" crack near the bottom (see pix #5) which makes this bowl not suitable for liquids. Circa: 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #195927 (stock #J-1031)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$110
From the series, "Everyone has his Faults," by Katsushika HOKUSAI, depicting a Beauty peering through a telescope while her attendant holds an umbrella protectively over her. This is a reproduction print, with dimensions of 14.75" x 10.5" and it is matted with overall dimensions of 19.2" x 13.25". Condition: There is quite a bit of foxing on the face and arms of both ladies. Circa: 1979.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #106419 (stock #J-250)
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floral designs of cherry, maple leaves and chrysanthemums on a light silk purple background with real white abalone buttons (6) The inside of vest is a jet black wool felt of highest (softest) quality! Medium size, unisex.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #356572 (stock #HK-10/12)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$50
for one, less for more than 2.
One of a serfies of 12 colored lithographs, by Maclure, and the artist M. Bruce. These are copies of the originals which are in the collection of the Museum & Art Gallery, HOng Kong, 1846. This is entitled, "south side of Chuck Pye Wan Bay looking East, 1846." Matted with a 2 inch gray silk border,and framed with black wood with a slight gold braid and glare-proof glass. Dimensions of prints are 13.5 x 9 3/8 inches (34.3 x 23.9 cms.) Frame is 18.5 x 14.5 inches...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #719446 (stock #J-24/25)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$89
Japanese studio porcelain celadon glazed RABBIT with a wooden box and lid marked with artist's name and their seal or "hanko." Well modeled, this rabbit would make a fine gift for that special person in your life who likes rabbits! There are 3 other rabbits which are shown and are antiques for the real wabbit lover! Circa 1970's. Condition is excellent, length is 4.75 inches (12 cms.) and the height is 4 inches or 10 cms.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #476122 (stock #P-0344)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$59
PERSIAN (IRAN) COPPER BOWL with a "dimple" on the inside center and handmade decorative band and paisleys around the outside. The diameter of the bowl is 6 inches or 15 cms. and the height is 2 inches or 5 cms. and is suitable for nuts or candy on the coffee table. Attractive patina. Circa: 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1980 item #257965 (stock #J-991)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$120
Japanese Stonewear Studio BOWL in pleasing "earth tones," with an artist's mark incised in the biscuit at the base. Condition is perfect. Dimensions are 5.5" in height x 6" diameter.