All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #196630 (stock #J-998)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Two young Japanese girls whispering secrets to one another almost ready to burst out laughing, seated on a wooden rectangular platform, with an impressed and painted seal mark on the back (see enlargement #3 ) Circa: 1920-1930. Dimensions are 9" x 5" x 8.75" in height. Condition is excellent. All carved from a single piece of wood and painted in pastel colors.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #195927 (stock #J-1031)
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 : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #196619 (stock #J-1001)
A WOODBLOCK Print, of FUDO-Sama, a stern faced Shinto God with sword in right hand and a rope in the left; greets all supplicants at Heaven's gates and judges them. Carved and printed by a Japanese artist, Chiyomitsu Takao, signed in pencil, sealed in ink and numbered #100; dated 1957. It is matted in a black frame with gold trim and glare-proof glass. Dimensions are 10" x 12.5" The frame is 16.5" x 14".