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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 : 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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1328424
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$300.00
Kyoto Ware Tea Bowl with Tokugawa Crest

Meiji-Taisho Period

Bowl contains the name of Ninsei but the work is based on an existing original

Size: Diameter 4.9" Height 3.0"

Ninsei is the famous Kyoto ware artist Nonomura Ninsei (active 1646-1694). During the 19th century and onwards many kilns surrounding Kyoto copied and emulated Nisei's designs and styles which became the standards for Kyoto ware ceramics. Work comes with a wood storage box.

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 : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Classical : Pre 1900 item #1328029
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French, Second Revolution Period Sofa

c. 1870

Size: To Come

Comes with a museum catalogue from the University of Virginia.

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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1327823
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$700.00
Japanese Hanging Scroll, depicting a Chinese landscape

Artist Gyokusen Sanjin

Edo Period, 18th-19th centuries

Size:Length 208cm Width 87.5cm

Scroll is missing its roller ends. The scroll mounting has folds and creases. Repair work has been done on the painting.

Observing the seals and the work, the artist may have been trying to do a study on the noted Ming dynasty painter, Dai jin (1388-1462). The seals are using the artist's different names found in the record. Copies of Ming mast...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1700 item #1327742
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$1,500.00
Jade Carving of Deer

Ming Dynasty

Size: Length 8cm Height 7cm

From a California estate of Chinese fine arts.

The rich multitude and amount of Jade carvings, especially from the period of the Ming dynasty provides various insight to the culture, arts, and materiality of Ming society. This piece may have been a burial object or was part of a collection of Jade of a scholar.

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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1327384
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$1200.00
Ink Wash Style Painting of Monkey

Attributed to Kano Naonobu, active mid 17th century

Painting from the Edo Period

Size: Width 45.2cm Length 166.5cm or 17.7" x 65.5"

No box or other packaging comes with the scroll.

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.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1326488
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Sold; Thank you. Kyoto, Japan
Summer Tea Bowl (Natsu Chawan)

Kodaiji Kiln, Kyoto

20th century

Size: Diameter 13.2cm Height 5.2cm

Does not come with a tomobako for the bowl.

A flat ceramic tea bowl with branches of greenery decorating the inside and outside of the bowl. The bottom contains a seal of the kiln.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1326486
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$250.00
Biwa Motif, Kyoto Ware

Hashimoto Shiun

Late 20th century

Size: Diameter 12cm Height 8cm

Comes with a tomobako with the artist signature and seal.

The biwa motif would be perfect for gatherings such as tanabata or the festival of the seventh day of the seventh month.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1326349
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$600.00
Sakura and Birds

Oba Gakusen (1822-1899)

Late Edo to Meiji Periods

Size: Scroll: Width 72cm Height 191cm Painting: Width 54cm Height 124cm.

Condition: Scroll is missing its end. The top section of the scroll has insect damage. The main painted surface has no significant damages but folds and wrinkles.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1326244
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$800.00
View of Court Nobles Picking Wakamatsu

Study of Ukita Ikkeisai (1795-1859)

Late Meiji to Showa Period

Size: Scroll: Width 92cm Height 211cm, Painting: Width 71.5cm Height 152cm

A large painting done on silk depicting court nobles picking pine seedlings. The practice was done during the Heian period where young sprouts of pine trees would be picked and used for the new year. The work contains a signature and seal of the noted Edo period artist, Ukita Ikkei but the painting might be a st...