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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1246688 (stock #b6738)
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A Rare Japanese Osaka School Woodblock Print by Suzuki Toshimoto. 1870s. Meiji Period. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 ins. (24.2 x 16.5 cms) Toshimoto is a little-known artist who, according to The Theatrical World of Osaka Prints by Roger Keyes (1973), lived in Osaka and is "known from several single-sheet prints, some of which are dated 1877". Few of his designs are recorded and most of them were historical subjects. He designed several prints on the theme of the Satsuma Rebellion...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1246687 (stock #b6746)
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A Rare Japanese Osaka School Woodblock Print by Suzuki Toshimoto. 1870s. Meiji Period. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 ins. (24.2 x 16.5 cms) Toshimoto is a little-known artist who, according to The Theatrical World of Osaka Prints by Roger Keyes (1973), lived in Osaka and is "known from several single-sheet prints, some of which are dated 1877". Few of his designs are recorded and most of them were historical subjects. He designed several prints on the theme of the Satsuma Rebellion...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1246686 (stock #b6743)
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A Rare Japanese Osaka School Woodblock Print by Suzuki Toshimoto. 1870s. Meiji Period. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 ins. (24.2 x 16.5 cms) Toshimoto is a little-known artist who, according to The Theatrical World of Osaka Prints by Roger Keyes (1973), lived in Osaka and is "known from several single-sheet prints, some of which are dated 1877". Few of his designs are recorded and most of them were historical subjects...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1246685 (stock #b6748)
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A Rare Japanese Osaka School Woodblock Print by Suzuki Toshimoto. 1870s. Meiji Period. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 ins. (24.2 x 16.5 cms) Toshimoto is a little-known artist who, according to The Theatrical World of Osaka Prints by Roger Keyes (1973), lived in Osaka and is "known from several single-sheet prints, some of which are dated 1877". Few of his designs are recorded and most of them were historical subjects. He designed several prints on the theme of the Satsuma Rebellion...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1246684 (stock #b6750)
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A Rare Japanese Osaka School Woodblock Print by Suzuki Toshimoto. 1870s. Meiji Period. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 ins. (24.2 x 16.5 cms) Toshimoto is a little-known artist who, according to The Theatrical World of Osaka Prints by Roger Keyes (1973), lived in Osaka and is "known from several single-sheet prints, some of which are dated 1877". Few of his designs are recorded and most of them were historical subjects. He designed several prints on the theme of the Satsuma Rebellion...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1246683 (stock #b6736)
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A Group of Four Japanese Woodblock Prints by Hokusai & Yanagawa Shigenobu Ca. 1804. Each print 6 3/4 x 5 1/8 ins. (17.2 x 13 cms) This group of Koban size prints are from a black and white edition of one of the first series of prints of the 53 Stations of the Tokaido (Tokaido Gojusan Tsugi no Uchi) designed by Hokusai in 1804. The series is usually encountered in colour but clearly its popularity encouraged the publishers to produce a cheaper sumizuri version...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1800 item #1246289 (stock #b6737)
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A Fine Japanese Gold & Black Makie Lacquer Fubako Box. Late Edo Period 10 5/8 x 4 1/8 x 3 1/8 ins. (27 x 10.5 x 8 cms) A fubako was used for sending letters or other communications. Originally a servant would take the box containing their employer's letters to the recipient who presumably would place the reply in the box and return it with the servant. However, it seems likely that in later periods the fubako would have been used for storing letters and other small items in the home. The box...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1245505 (stock #b6733)
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GBP 150.00
A Japanese Woodblock Triptych Print by Kuniaki 1861. Edo Period Assembled size 29 1/2 x 14 1/4 ins. (74.8 x 36.3 cms) This beautifully coloured design is based on the Tales of Genji but we have failed to read the title successfully except that character in a roundel beside the title cartouche is that for Moon, which is appropriate for this design! Kuniaki was one of the many pupils for Toyokuni 3rd. and worked in the 1850s and 60s. The design shows a samurai leaning on a verandah overlooking...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1244866 (stock #M0210)
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Pair of Tall Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Fang Hu Jars with Covers

This rare true matching pair of tall "square" pottery jars, of the form know as "fang hu", was made during the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8). They have been made from flat sections of clay that have been luted together. They have been cold painted, the pattern comprising geometric, swirling, and taotie mask handle patterns. Each jar is complete with its original cover.

These jars have an impressive height of ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1244865 (stock #M0209)
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GBP 500.00
Tall Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Fang Hu Jar with Cover

This tall "square" pottery jar, of the form know as "fang hu", was made during the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8). It has been made from flat sections of clay that have been luted together. On two opposing sides are moulded taotie mask handles. It has been decorated in cold-painted designs of swirls and geometric patterns.

An impressive height of 42 cm (16.5 inches). Jars of this construction are inherently not as stron...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1244863 (stock #M0213)
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GBP 395.00
Chinese Han Dynasty Pottery Hu Jar with Cover

This fine pottery jar was made during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is quite "heavily-potted" and relatively highly-fired. It has two raised bands around the waist with applied moulded taotie mask handles on opposing sides. The smooth burnished surface has a silvery sheen to it. Its moulded cover depicts two intertwined dragons. 

Height 24.5 cm (9.75 inches). There is minor chipping to the rim edge. A nice example in very good condit...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1244861 (stock #M0212)
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GBP 395.00
Chinese Han Dynasty Pottery Hu Jar with Cover

This fine pottery jar was made during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is quite "heavily-potted" and relatively highly-fired. It has two raised bands around the waist with applied moulded taotie mask handles on opposing sides. The smooth burnished surface has a silvery sheen to it. Its moulded cover depicts two intertwined dragons. 

Height 24 cm (9.5 inches). There is minor chipping to the rim edge. A nice example in very good condition...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1244860 (stock #M0211)
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GBP 325.00
Chinese Han Dynasty Pottery Hu Jar with Cover

This fine pottery jar was made during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is quite "heavily-potted" and relatively highly-fired. It has two raised bands around the waist and the smooth burnished surface has a silvery sheen to it. It has a moulded cover that depicts two intertwined dragons. 

Height 23 cm (9 inches). A nice example in very good condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1910 item #1241373 (stock #b6688)
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GBP 120.00
Sale Catalogue of J S Happer Collection of Japanese Prints. Sothebys 1909. Every Lot Priced 10 1/4 x 8 ins. (26 x 20.3 cms) We are offering a piece of Japanese print history. The collection of J S Happer was one of the finest of the early collections and was dispersed in 2 sales, the first 708 lots over 4 days and the second 716 lots over 5 days. Many of the lots were multiples. The gross total of the first sale was GBP 6013.14.0 and the second sale GBP 1865.13.0. The owner of the catalogue, ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1241364 (stock #b6694)
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GBP 85.00
A Japanese Woodblock Print by Hiroshige 2nd. 1862 14 1/4 x 9 1/2 ins. (36.3 x 24.2 cm) This atmospheric night scene by Hiroshige 2nd. is Emonzaka in Edo (Tokyo) from a series Edo Meisho Zue published in 1862 by Shorindo. The print is in very good condition, it has a light album backing and some trimming on the left hand edge PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN ORIGINAL PRINTING NOT A FACSIMILE OR REPRINT...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1241135 (stock #M9754)
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GBP 68.00
Chinese Early 18th Century Blue & White Small Covered Box - Ca Mau Shipwreck (c. 1723 - 1735)

This attractive small blue & white porcelain covered box was made during the Yongzheng reign (1723 - 1735) or possibly during the latter part of the Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722). It was recovered from the "Ca Mau Shipwreck" after having lay on the seabed for nearly 300 years! Diameter 6.5 cm. There is a small chip to the edge of the lower part, a result of a firing defect, but there is no repair or r...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1239983 (stock #M0170)
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GBP 320.00
Large Chinese Jin Dynasty Filial Piety Pottery Tile (AD 1115 - 1234)

This large pottery tile was made during the Jin Dynasty (AD 1115 - 1234) and has been excavated from Shanxi province. It depicts a scene from the story of Lu Ji, one of the stories of the twenty-four paragons of filial piety:  

Lu Ji came from an aristocratic family in the Eastern Han dynasty. Ever since he was a child he understood the moral values of loyalty, righteousness and filial piety. His father took him to vi...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1239982 (stock #M0169)
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GBP 320.00
Large Chinese Jin Dynasty Filial Piety Pottery Tile (AD 1115 - 1234)

This large pottery tile was made during the Jin Dynasty (AD 1115 - 1234) and has been excavated from Shanxi province. It depicts a scene from the story of Meng Zong, one of the stories of the twenty-four paragons of filial piety:  

Meng Zong lived during the Three Kingdoms period. His old mother had been very ill and one winter she wanted to eat bamboo shoots. As it was impossible to obtain them, Meng wandered into th...