Late 20th century
Size: Length 61.5cm Width 46cm Thickness: 5cm
The mask depicting an old man and the folding fan are elements used in a performance known as Sambaso and often performed by Kyogen and Noh actors. The mask appears in other plays like Takasago and other related subjects.
The panel is thought to be made by the noted 20th century artist, Kikuchi Keigetsu (1979-1955)...
Size: Diameter 7.6cm Height 5.5cm
Comes with a tomobako.
Wada Kinsai is a makie artist based in Yamanaka, Ishikawa Prefecture.
Late 20th century
Diameter 6.7cm Height 7cm
The horse headed toy is often referred to as a harukoma and is a motif often used for the year of the horse or other occasions. The work comes with a tomobako.The artist is based in Wajima of Ishikawa Prefecture...
Size: Large tray: Length 24" Width 15" Height 2.75" Smaller Tray: Length 23" Width 14.5" Height 2.75"
Hiro buta were an essential part of most Japanese households up to the beginning of the war in the late 1930s. Often these were made from a set of two trays where one tray contained the accessories necessary for a kimono (i.e. obi, obi accessories, etc.) and the larger tray held the main kimonos...
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.
The Kodaiji motif originates from the temple founded by Hideyoshi's wife, Nene in the late 16th century...
Age: Showa Period: 1926-1989
Size: Height 1.5" Length 15.5" Width 10.5"
Late Showa (1950-1970)
Size: Diameter 9.75" Height 1.75"
Hakkodo was originally a Buddhist sculpture studio based in Kamakura producing Buddhist statues in the Kei school (manner similar to Unkei and Kaikei) The studio existed in a region where for nearly 700 years generations of sculptors produced life-like images of the Buddha, Bodhisattvas and various deities...
Diameter 7cm Height 1.6cm
No box or tomobako comes with the piece.
Sold; Thank you. Anchorage, Alaska
Size: Height 5ft. Width 2ft. (Height 152cm Width 31cm (approx.)
Finely crafted Japanese Buddhist altar known as a butsudan. Makie is done on the panels of the altar and the interior appears as if one is in the interior section of the temple altar. electrical components are found on the altar. * Note: The Buddhist image is a sample image of how it will look. Image is not included.