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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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1492 item #1303193
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Chinese Tianmu Tea Bowl

Yuan-Qing Dynasty

Size: Diameter 11.7cm Height 6.1cm

From a Japanese Collection.

Tianmu, the noted Chinese ceramic technique where a conical shaped bowl is glazed many times to create the distinct nebula like forms or natural expressions found in nature within the bowl. The Chinese during the Song Dynasty treasured these bowls where the expressions of tea can be seen with the bowls and the Japanese took these aesthetics within their tea traditions.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1303047
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$600.00
Jian Tian mu or Tenmoku Bowl

Oketani Teiichi

Late 20th century

size: Diameter 13cm Height 8cm

Comes with a storage box, signed and sealed by the artist.

The Jian and other known wares that are under the category of Tian mu or Tenmoku are bowls made in China during the Song period and exported to Japan around the late 13-14th centuries. Japanese tea connoisseurs favored the colors and expressions from the glazes used and were traded for gold and other equal materials.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1303038
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$800.00
Landscape

Attributed to Nakabayashi Chikuto (1776-1853)

c. 1823, Edo Period

Size: Scroll: Length 201cm Width 66cm Painting: Length 130cm Width 44.5cm

Box is inscribed by Yazuchi Kinzan (1851-1920)

An interesting literati landscape retaining the signature of the noted artist, Nakabayashi Chikuto. Chikuto is known for painting mountains in the form plateaus and angular cliff faces...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1302927
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$1200.00
Haboku (Ink Wash) Landscapes 破墨山水図

Signed Haruzane

Late Edo Period

Size: Length 173cm Width 45cm Painting: Length 89cm Width 29cm

The pair of landscapes is based on a style dating back to the Muromachi period when Song landscape paintings were brought to Japan and through its influences further developed the breadth of Japanese paintings. These pair are similar to works done by Shuko (a pair at the Tokyo National Museum)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1302924
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$80.00
Chinese Embroidery Strip

Late 19th to 20th centuries

Size: Length 36cm Width 6cm

An interesting yellow silk Chinese embroidery strip depicting a butterfly flying among blossoming peonies. The ends of the strip have braided silk tassels to tie the piece onto something either to clothing or a decorative banner.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1302869
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Landscape Painting, Possibly depicting a filial piety scene 山水図・忠孝図

Anonymous

Late Qing Period, ranging from 1830-1860

Length 194.3cm Width 44.7cm

Upon first glance, the work is depicting a scene from either a noted story or a play. Interestingly, the bottom of the work has a seal often used by Qiu Ying but the technique comes from a much latter period.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1700 item #1302852
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Jade Dragon Cup

Ming Dynasty

Size: Height 14cm

From a Noted Pebble Beach, CA Estate

Carved with a pixiu like mythical beast climbing on the side of this Jade cup. The surface contains carvings of scrolling clouds and lingzhi fungus, all important symbols in Chinese culture. The work retains elements found in Ming dynasty Jade carvings.

The tail and the left arm has been repaired and is an old repair from the early to mid 20th century.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1700 item #1302762
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Jade Figurine

Ming Dynasty

Size: Height (The Jade Figure): 6cm (With Stand):7.5cm Width: 3.5cm

A small figure squatting retains a lively expression. The work comes with a fitted hardwood stand. Ming Dynasty jades are often expressed in a manner unlike works from the earlier dynasties. Rough in its details, yet the work has some "life" embedded in it.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1980 item #1302465
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Yunnan Puerh Tea Block 雲南 普洱茶傳 1978年

c. 1978

Size: Length 30cm Width 18cm

A block of Chinese pu-erh tea dating from 1978 produced by the Puerh Chajuan firm. The block contains the name of the place th tea was made and the year. The block comes with a paper sleeve with information about the block.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1302464
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Chinese Ceramic Urn or Censer

Western Zhou Dynasty (1046-771 BC) or Later

Size: Diameter 21.5 Height 20.5 (including Stand)

An interesting Chinese ceramic tripod urn or censer with a lid. The overall piece is done in a dark olive color glaze which appeared during this period in Chinese history, which may have come from the ash in the kilns or places they were fired. The urn comes with a fitted wooden stand.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1302449
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$375.00
Censer with Chinese Hardwood Lid

20th century

Size: Diameter 10.5cm Height 10cm

A simple bronze censer crafted in the classical Chinese form of the ding which most censers base their designs from. The censer was possibly made in Japan and a Chinese lid has been fitted for the censer.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1302174
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Plum Blossoms and a Myrna

By Baidi, Wife of Sun Guoxiong

c.1980 or later

Size: Frame: 83 cm x 48 cm Painting: 54 cm x 33 cm

The artist is the wife of Sun Guoxiong who is the grandson of the father of the Republican Government of China, Sun Yat Sen. The painting is showing chrysanthemums in full bloom with two sparrows flying on the side.

All Items : Artists : Paintings : Contemporary item #1302169
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Watercolor of bamboo

By Baidi, Wife of Sun Guoxiong

c.1980 or later

Size: Frame: 94 cm x 46.5cm Painting: 64 cm x 31 cm

The artist is the wife of Sun Guoxiong who is the grandson of the father of the Republican Government of China, Sun Yat Sen. The painting depicts a view of bamboo with a wasp-like insect.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1302167
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Watercolor of Orchids and Insects

By Baidi, Wife of Sun Guoxiong

c.1980 or later

Size: Frame: 67 cm x 41.5cm Painting: 41cm x 21.3 cm

The artist is the wife of Sun Guoxiong who is the grandson of the father of the Republican Government of China, Sun Yat Sen. The work depicts a view of orchids with insects.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1302163
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Chinese Watercolor of Fishes

By Baidi, Wife of Sun Guoxiong

c.1980 or later

Size: Frame: 55.5 cm x 42 cm Painting: 22 cm x 29.5 cm

The artist is the wife of Sun Guoxiong who is the grandson of the father of the Republican Government of China, Sun Yat Sen. The painting is depicting a group of fishes swimming.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1302155
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Chrysanthemums in Full Bloom

By Baidi, Wife of Sun Guoxiong 白娣 孫国雄(曽孫、孫中山)

c.1980 or later

Size: Frame: 67 cm x 41.5cm Painting: 41cm x 30cm

The artist is the wife of Sun Guoxiong who is the grandson of the father of the Republican Government of China, Sun Yat Sen. The painting is showing chrysanthemums in full bloom with two sparrows flying on the side.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1910 item #1302078
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Cinnabar Lacquer Incense Container

19th-20th century

Size: Diameter 7.4cm Height 2.5cm

From a California Collection of Chinese Lacquer

The geometric designs often seen in carved lacquer and cinnabar lacquer comes from examples that survive from the Ming dynasty around the late 15th to the 16th centuries...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1302042
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Chinese Cinnabar Lacquer Pendant

Late Qing to Republic Period

Size: Diameter 5cm Height 5.3cm

Originally these objects were made as toggles and accessories the Chinese wealthy and the nobility wore. With the introduction of Western culture and the export of Chinese objects, various materials were refitted or retrofitted with Western fittings. The pendant is depicting a group of luohans or arhats with a tiger and dragon set in the middle.