CLARKE and CLARKE Art + Artifacts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #998200 (stock #AJ-2-ds)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$400.00
In the tradition of the Meiji artists veneration of nature, this charming Japanese bronze water dripper is in the form of a detailed basket with flowers and leaves. The traces of remaining gilt accent well executed flowers. In excellent condition. Classic "High Meiji" period. H:2.5"xL:2.75"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1260949 (stock #AJ-302-mba)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
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The fine, unblemished honey patina on this censer was favored by the Japanese bronze artist during the late 19th and early 20th C. The unusual shape is enhanced by the two well executed lions faces on the shoulder. The body is circled by eight medallions depicting scenes from the daily life of the noble class. The base is marked with a signed medallion. In overall excellent condition 7" in height, 11" in diameter with a 5.25" foot.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1287600 (stock #AJ-43-PS)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$225.00
An unusual 19th C iron brush washer. Crafted with a finish and patina similar to that found on Tetsubin of the period. Circular, with opposing brush rests in the rim. In the center of the bowl there are there rows of three domes of a style called large Hail Stones on Tetsubin. The base is finished with a circular foot. In very good condition. 5 1/2 " in diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1216220 (stock #AJ-981-pg)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
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Exceptional in it's elegant refinement, this Meiji Period bronze vase is an extraordinary work of art. The symmetrical body portrays the heads of a rooster and two hens with a small chick placed discreetly between the hens. The body tapers to the slender mouth and is subtly adorned with feathers. The rooster is the sacred bird of Amaterasu, the Goddess of Light and is the 10th of the twelve animals in the zodiac and as such, bears special significance in the adornment of this wonderful work...