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Specialities are: Antique Japanese hanging scrolls and Vintage to Antique Japanese Tea Ceremony wares. We also provide various items found in Japan and offer them to clients here in the United States, Europe, and to the world. Please feel free to ask us a question. We also accept consignments in Japanese and Chinese antiques. Please email us to schedule an appointment.

We also can refer work for restoration of Japanese and Chinese scrolls and screens.

Local San Francisco Bay area residents: We can deliver your item to you at no extra charge. Email us for more inquiries!
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1960 item #1337401
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Pair of Chinese Jade earrings

20th century

Size of Jade: 1cm Diameter

Please see photographs and if there are questions, please do ask.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1334649
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$50.00
Anan-te, Blue White Vietnamese Style Tea Bowl

Furoen

20th century

Size:Diameter 11.8cm Height7.8cm

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1334642
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$55.00
Anan-te, Vietnamese Style Zeze ware Tea Bowl Hira Chawan (Summer)

Furoen

Late 20th century

Size: Diameter 15.2cm Height 6cm

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1980 item #1334638
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$600.00
Tamba Ware Hanging Vase

Ichino Shozo

Size: Diameter 9cm Height 10.4cm

Ichino Shozo, is an artist working in Tamba in the Tachikui region. Known for making vases and water jars used for tea, he received recognition for his work in 1979 by the government of Japan, the beginning processes for artists to reach the living national treasure status.

No box accompanies the work.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1970 item #1333784
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$500.00
Tsuishu Cinnabar Lacquer Tray

Mid to Late 20th century

Size: Length 24cm Width 24cm Height 2.3cm

The rich repetoire of Japanese lacquer represents the influences of other cultures that uses lacquer. This example is inspired by the red cinnabar lacquer ware often produced in Ming and Qing dynasty China. The piece is emulating the aging and wear where on the top the pattern is covered with red lacquer.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1330337
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$1800.00
Natsume, Tea Caddy Done in the Yami Makie Style

Name: Yozakura (Evening Cherry Blossoms)

Box Inscription: Horinouchi Sokan, Kenchusai (1919-2015)

Artist: Tanaka Kenchi

Size: Diameter 7cm Height 5.5cm

Tanaka Kenchi is noteworthy lacquer artist from Kanazawa.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1329699
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$2000.00
Chrysanthemum and Palownia Makie Hira Natsume

Wada Kinsai

20th century

Size: Diameter 7.6cm Height 5.5cm

Comes with a tomobako.

Wada Kinsai is a makie artist based in Yamanaka, Ishikawa Prefecture.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1329181
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$180.00
Black Raku Cylindrical Tea Bowl (Tsutsu chawan)

Anonymous

Late 20th century

Size: Diameter 9.7cm Height 9.9cm

From a Japanese collection of tea objects.

Often black raku ware tea bowls are made into the standard forms as seen with earlier works seen from the late 16th century. This work emulates an example during the Edo period by a master from the Raku Kichizaemon lineage. The glassy look is distinct and has the marks from the pliers when removed from the kiln.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1328648
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$170.00
Black Raku Tea Bowl

Sasaki Shoraku

20th century

Size: Diameter 11.4cm Height 7.5cm

No box or tomobako comes with the piece. The work comes from an estate in the Osaka-Kyoto Region of Japan.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1328580
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Sold; Thank you. Salt Lake, UT
Ohi Chawan

Nakamura Choraku

20th century

Diameter:11cm Height 8cm

Does not come with a box or original box from the artist.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1970 item #1328332
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$75.00
Lacquer Incense Container (kogo) with momiji or Maple Leaf designs

20th century

Artist unknown

Diameter 7cm Height 1.6cm

No box or tomobako comes with the piece.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1328283
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$100.00
Japanese Lacquered Shihobon Tray

Artist unknown

Size: :Length: 16.4cm Width 16.4cm Height 2.7cm

Work is done where the lacquer expresses the wooden grain of the work. Overall the object has been used and no significant wears are seen.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1328194
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$500.00
Tachi with Sakura motif himo

Koyo

1970-1980

Size: 53cm x 194.8cm / 20.8" x 76.6"

Condition: There are some damages to the mounting on the upper area. Mostly on the back side of the scroll.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1327841
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$200.00
Tsutsu Chawan (Tea Bowl), Akahada Ware

Oshio Shozan

c. 1950-1980

Size: Diameter 9.6cm Height 10.1cm

Akahada is a ware produced in Nara prefecture. Kobori Enshu, the noted tea master of the early Edo period selected the simple forms of Akahada and part of a group of various wares Enshu preferred.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1970 item #1327839
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$300.00
Porcelain Statue of Kwan Yin

c. 1970

Jingdezhen Meishu Hezhou Studio

Size:Height 20cm

The common depiction of Kwan Yin in China and often found on the altar of Chinese Buddhist and Daoist homes. Interestingly, this piece contains a seal impressed on the bottom which is not often found.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1950 item #1327632
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$500.00
Asahi Ware Chawan (Tea Bowl)

13th Asahi Kosai (1891-1947)

Name of Chawan: Kuri, Chestnut

Size: Diameter 12.2cm Height 7.4cm

Comes with an original tomobako signed by the maker.

The tea bowl is formed in the shape of a chestnut but done in a gohon style glaze. The Asahi kiln is known within the Enshu tradition as one of the few kilns selected by Kobori Enshu.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1327298
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$500.00
Set of Five Kyoto-Seto Porcelain Cups

Inoue Shunpo

20th century

Size: Diameter 7.62cm height 4.6cm

From a Osaka estate of Japanese sencha equipment and other items.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #1327151
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Sale Pending
Bamboo Tea Caddy (Natsume)

Anonymous

20th cent.

Size: Diameter 5.5cm Height 7.5cm

One section of a bamboo node is used to create this tea caddy. The top and bottom are retaining the natural expressions seen in the bamboo.