Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd. - Antique Arts of Japan
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1351218 (stock #FC-914)
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A wood and shibayama kagamibuta netsuke, its shallow bowl carved of dark grainy wood, its imagery of a flowering branch encrusted with aogai (mother-of-pearl). This fine kagamibuta netsuke is in excellent condition, the mother-of-pearl signature plaque of artist, Ikko, on lid. 19th Century, Japan
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1350551 (stock #9-151cp)
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A fine shakudo and multi-metal rectangular covered box decorated with elaborate details in takazogan. On its cover, an elaborate ikebana arrangement is executed in precious and semi-precious metals. Fanciful images along the sides of members of the Seven Lucky Household Gods disembark from a boat, while the remainder of the gods await on land under blossoming sakura trees and cavorting chidori. Its interiors gold-washed. A silver signature plaque of Yoshimasa is on the side...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1348712 (stock #FC-1074)
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An elegant set of matching cigarette case and match safe housed in a velvet and silk -cushioned carrying case. Executed Komai-style, both pieces are finely inlaid with gold and silver sprays of wild flowers, grasses and vines on a matte iron ground. Upon the lid of the cigarette case, a charming gold-wired butterfly hovers. Gilt signature on reverse sides, Miyuki saku. This exquisite set is in excellent condition with no problems, no restoration. Meiji Period, Japan
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Vertu : Pre 1920 item #1344379 (stock #03-316)
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An important gold-lacquered kogo of square form. On its cover, a circular inset of peony executed in gold, silver and red hiramaki-e on a kinji ground is set on a gold lacquered ground with mat-weave design. Stylized waves frame the surface of the lid and cartouches of sakura in gold and silver further decorate the cover. On the sides, shakudo and gilt fittings modeled as kiku on leafy branches are beautifully set under deco-inspired gold-lacquer openings...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1342084 (stock #FC-487)
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A lovely convex-formed Rimpa-style lacquered wood box with rounded corners. On the lid, a quiet scene of a hut under a plum tree is inlaid and overlaid with pewter, gold maki-e and aogai. This charming work of art is executed in the bold and sinuous style characteristic of the work of the great master, Korin. The box is in very good condition with no chips, cracks or restoration. Signed Setsugyoku on the lid. Length: 5", width: 5" Meiji Period, Japan
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #1327427 (stock #FC-268)
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A gold maki-e suzuribako with silver mounts and ink stone, its silver-gilt suiteki in the form of a moon. On the front surface two sakura and pine trees, intermingled, overlook rolling hills and serpentine streams among dense nashiji. Blooming sakura and willow within, framed by dramatic horizontal fog- cloud forms, hover over the roof of a temple nearby...