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Paul Jacoulet’s Coucher De Soleil À Menado Framed Wood Block Print

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Woodblock Prints: Pre 1940   item# 1292146 (stock# 1-635p)

Paul Jacoulet’s  Coucher De Soleil À Menado Framed Wood Block Print
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A wonderfully-mounted and framed wood-block print of Paul Jacoulet’s successful Coucher De Soleil À Menado. Here, the artist Paul Jacoulet inverted the female and male roles from Manet’s celebrated Dejeuner sur l’Herbe. The man is seated at the woman’s feet with a nude back and a mustard-hued cloak placed loosely over his mid-section. Meanwhile, the woman is fully-clothed and stands with a nonchalant pose looking down at her companion as he speaks. The use of a subdued, pastel color palette, abs ...click for details


Robust and Beautiful Wagumi-Style Ikebana Basket

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Baskets: Pre 1980   item# 1291418 (stock# FC-472)

Robust and Beautiful Wagumi-Style Ikebana Basket
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An impressive, large bamboo ikebana basket of oval shape with irregular, open-work plaiting, its ribbon-like strands treated in a rare “tortoise shell” lacquer technique. Contributing to the overall bold style of this basket, is its low, asymmetrical bamboo rope handle braiding about the basket’s rim and body. This basket, monumental both in size and concept, is attributed to the world-renowned bamboo master, Yufu Masataka. This exquisite statement piece is in excellent condition with no problem ...click for details


Ikebana Basket

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Baskets: Pre 1980   item# 905905 (stock# 0-139)

Ikebana Basket
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This lovely ikebana basket with unusual narrow waist and flared neck is woven with an overall design. On four pod feet and topped with an arched double reed handle with symmetrical insect stitching, its lightly -colored bamboo slats worked in a swirling design connote moving water, the effect resulting from tight plaiting left to right. This fine basket by an unknown artist is in very good condition, two barely discernible breaks (see pictures), due to age. Height: 18" ...click for details


Gold and Black Lacquer Natsume

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Lacquer: Pre 1950   item# 1246441 (stock# FC-1321)

Gold and Black Lacquer Natsume
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An exquisite gold and black lacquer natsume with two long-armed gibbons nestled among cascading branches of a mature tree, its interiors in black lacquer with sprinkled gold. The saru, or monkey, a beloved creature often found in Japanese legend and folklore frequently is rendered by the Japanese artist engaged in humanistic and humorous pursuits. This fine lacquered natsume is in excellent condition and Includes double wooden storage boxes. Height: 2.25”, width: 3.25” Showa Period, Japan


Netsuke of Two Rabbits with Persimmon

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1980   item# 1052840 (stock# 01-371)

Netsuke of Two Rabbits with Persimmon
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This is a charming boxwood netsuke of two seated rabbits facing opposite directions, one with its paw on a persimmon branch.Their bodies are delicately modeled, the fine, incised work simulating the creatures' furry coats. Their eyes are inlaid with mother-of-pearl and the bottom of the piece is brilliantly carved to indicate their tails and the soles of their feet in the most naturalistic manner. The carved signature of the maker, Okatomo, resides on the bottom of one of the hare's paws ...click for details


Double-Gourd Ikebana Basket

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Baskets: Pre 1970   item# 918861 (stock# 03-203 )

Double-Gourd Ikebana Basket
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Here is an extraordinary ikebana basket by bamboo master Suemura Shobun of Osaka (1917-2000). Using his signature style of finely treated bamboo and refined simplicity, this hanging basket of double-gourd form is worked in a mat plaiting technique, the looped handle secured with shrimp stitching and woven to the body. Finely lacquered bamboo strands are woven here in a twining plaiting along the flared rim with the base wonderfully woven in a chrysanthemum pattern incised with Suemura Shobun& ...click for details


Silver Vase with Flying Fish

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Metalwork: Pre 1970   item# 910258 (stock# FC-220 )

Silver Vase with Flying Fish
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This is a full-bodied silver vase, its shape enhanced by the lively representation of moriage flying fish covering its surface. Stylized, finely incised waves with gold detailing wind in and out, the movement of each designed to catch shimmering light. This extraordinary example of Japanese silver is a signed work by Isozaki Yoshia and is in excellent condition with no dents, damage or restoration. On its tomobako, the artist's signature can be found on the side. Height: 12& ...click for details


Glass and Silver Decanters

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Metalwork: Pre 1950   item# 896499 (stock# FC-737c)

Glass and Silver Decanters
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A pair of fine glass and silver decanters of conical form with pierced silver stylized bamboo stalks and leaves embracing its surface. The silver stoppers capture the art deco-inspired conical shape of the vessels. The bases and stoppers are marked "Sterling 950." ( Japanese silver is 950 in silver content, higher than the British sterling.) These decanters are in excellent condition with no dents or damage. Height (both): 12" Late Taisho/Showa Period, Japan


A Cloisonne Compact with Bamboo

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Enamel: Pre 1900   item# 1276438 (stock# 7-272)

A Cloisonne Compact with Bamboo
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An elegant vintage powder case encased in silver with vibrant cloisonné enamel covers. On a bright yellow enameled ground, wisps of bamboo leaves and stalks defined with fine wirework and graduated green enamels. Some ripening leaves accented with copper-hued enamel. Inside, the compact contains a mirror, empty compartment for pressed or loose powder and a silk-lined powder puff. This stunning compact is a work by the renowned Japanese enamellist Ando Jubei, blue velvet-lined storage case with i ...click for details


Stoneware Cake Dish

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Stoneware: Pre 1930   item# 867854 (stock# 8-205)

Stoneware Cake Dish
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A major stoneware cake dish of rounded- square form, highlit with gilt accents. Its soft color and monochromatic glaze provides a neutral ground for the moriage white and red -glazed kiku buds floating among swirling clouds. The dish is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or restoration. Makuzu Kozan II signature cartouche and mark on the base. (Similar dish published in Kathleen Emerson-Dell’s “Bridging the East and West—Japanese Ceramics from the Kozan Studio, Selections from the P ...click for details

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