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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1266659
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$175.00
Unusual late 19th century / Meiji period Japanese cloisonne belt buckle decorated with a butterfly and blooming peony flowers with stems and leaves, all on scrolling black background with red border. Wonderful design, extremely well made, beautiful original pitting, gilding to wires and sides (worn), fittings for attaching to a belt on the back. Length 2 3/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1837 VR item #1251715
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$575.00
Very unusual early 19th century Japanese cloisonne Buddhist alms bowl. Simple elegant shape, unusual use of cloisonne technique on both inside and outside. Inside is decorated with images of 5 children’s toys (a drum, a mouse with a push rod, a spin top, a balancing scarecrow, and a cloth Daruma doll) among scattered flowers on black background with stylized clouds. Outside has 4 different flower roundels alternating with butterflies...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1251713
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$250.00
Late Meiji / early Taisho period small Japanese cloisonne vase decorated with a duck in flight over blooming flowers issuing from rocks. Elegant design and perfect esecution, medium blue background, bronze rims, decoration of tiny circles going around them. In very good condition, beautiful enamel colors, no dents or star cracks. Height 3 1/2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1837 VR item #1251707
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$225.00
Rather unusual early 19th century Japanese cloisonne scholar’s brushwasher decorated with various flower roundels on light blue background with scrolling clouds. Every roundel is different, very pleasant finish with original pitting, bottom is plain metal with nice wear and patina. No cracks, bald areas seen on the top of the inside are original (were fired this way). Rare and early piece in terms of Japanese cloisonne, from the period of transition from Chinese to Japanese style...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1837 VR item #1251706
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$225.00
Rather unusual early 19th century Japanese cloisonne vase of a kind used in home shrines to hold incense sticks. Beautiful shape with unusually long neck, decorated in Japanese taste with various flowers among scrolling vines on white background. Beautiful patina, compressed dust on the surface, very pleasant feel of age, in great condition, no dents or star cracks. Height 6 1/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1837 VR item #1251704
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$125.00
Unusual early 19th century Japanese cloisonne sake cup with silver lining on the inside and stylized flowers among scrolling leaves. Red cloisonne cloud mark on the bottom. Rare and early piece in terms of Japanese cloisonne, from the period of transition from Chinese to Japanese style, great for a study collection. Very pleasant matte finish with original pitting, wonderful feel of age. Height 1 1/8 inches, diameter 2 1/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1171553
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$375.00
19th century Japanese cloisonne plate decorated with two quails by a stream with grasses and flowers, one of the birds wistfully looking up at a millet stalk, all within a border of stylized flowers. The back is decorated with a typical Japanese scrolling design. Rare and early piece in terms of Japanese cloisonne, beautiful crisp work, in superb condition - no cracks or losses. Very pleasant matte finish with original pitting. Diameter 12 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1837 VR item #1094226
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$125.00
Early19th century small Japanese cloisonne tray decorated on the front with a butterfly in flight above meadow flowers. Back is decorated with karakusa (scrolling vines) on blue ground. Used for tea ceremony, traces of gilding on the rim. Rare and early piece in terms of Japanese cloisonne, from the period of transition from Chinese to Japanese style, great for a study collection. Very pleasant matte finish with original pitting. Length 4 11/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1837 VR item #1094224
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$125.00
Early 19th century small Japanese cloisonne tray decorated on the front with two peaches on a branch with leaves. Back is decorated with circles surrounded by karakusa (scrolling vines) on blue ground. Used for tea ceremony, traces of gilding on the rim. Rare and early piece in terms of Japanese cloisonne, from the period of transition from Chinese to Japanese style, great for a study collection. Very pleasant matte finish with original pitting. Length 4 11/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1837 VR item #1094222
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$125.00
Early 19th century small Japanese cloisonne tray decorated on the front with a butterfly in flight above an open morning glory flower. Back is decorated with karakusa (scrolling vines) on blue ground. Used for tea ceremony, traces of gilding on the rim. Rare and early piece in terms of Japanese cloisonne, from the period of transition from Chinese to Japanese style, great for a study collection. Very pleasant matte finish with original pitting. Length 4 11/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1094213
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
Rather unusual 1900-1910s (late Meiji - early Taisho) pair of Japanese cloisonne salt and pepper shakers with design of a dragon in pursuit of flaming Precious Jewel among swirling clouds. Wonderful quality work, pleasant patina. One of the covers has dents and scratches. Bottoms are decorated with blooming peonies, covers can be unscrewed to pour salt or pepper in. Height 2 1/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1017834
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
19th century round Japanese kogo (covered box for incense during tea ceremony) made in cloisonne technique. Simple elegant shape with decoration of a long tailed phoenix (symbol of the Empress) in flight on the top, and cherry flowers among scrolling vines on the bottom. Unusual background of silver foil squares throwing the light back and adding depth to the design, the rims are silvered on the inside. Nice finish with original pitting, green enamel on the inside...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1014242
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
19th century round Japanese kogo (covered box for incense during tea ceremony) made in cloisonne technique. Very simple elegant shape with decoration of two butterflies in flight among various flowers, avanturine glass enamel highlights. Very pleasant finish, the center of the bottom is plain metal with some tarnish, overall in great condition. Wonderful humble piece in Japanese taste. Diameter 2 3/4 inches. Part of a small East Coast kogo collection.