A complete set of four Japanese woodblock prints in the original presentation folder by Sadanobu III Hasegawa (1881-1963), published around 1950 by Uchida. Carefully printed with embossing and shomen-zuri, laid down at upper corners. Condition: fine, only paper mats with few short tears. Dimension: sheet: 27.8 cm x 21 cm, image: 25.7 cm x 19.3 cm, folder: 35.5 cm x 26.2 cm.
Four small figural silver betel boxes worked in repousse depicting a pelican, a frog, a rabbit and a bird. Base marked "T90%" and character mark. Condition: few traces of usage. Dimension: to 5.2 cm long x 4.2 cm high, total weight: 56 g.
The basic fabric is a coarse brown weave embroidered with colored threads in cross stick. One baby carrier with appliqued suns and black cotton lining. Condition: little soiled and faded, traces of usage. Dimension: 55 to 60 cm long x 37 to 38 cm wide.
A limited-edition color woodblock print by the Japanese Sosaku Hanga artist Kiyoshi Saito (1907-1997). Titled "Obakusan Uji (A)", dated "1960" and numbered "38/150" in pencil. Hand signed in black ink and with red seal. Paper with watermark "Kiyoshi Saito". Condition: very good impression and color, laid down at upper corners. Dimension: image: 38.6 cm x 52.6 cm, paper: 45.5 cm x 60.1 cm.
Funny tribal Indian bronze or brass group of four Sadhus or gods standing below an arch. Reverse with two loops. From a Swiss lady's private collection. Condition: one breakage (photo 6). Dimension: 12 cm x 17 cm.
Wood carving of a fasting Buddha depicted as an emaciated ascetic, revealing his thin chest and pronounced ribs. He is sitting in a casual pose holding a rosary. His eyes and teeth with glass and bone inlays. Condition: base with a crack. Dimension: 24.3 cm high.
An original color woodblock print in the oban size by the Japanese Sosaku Hanga artist Kiyoshi Saito (1907-1997). Unlimited, dating from the 1960's. Hand signed in black ink and sealed. Condition: very good impression and color, the margins trimmed and with tape residue visible. White, unprinted are of the dolls dress with one darker paper fiber (picture no. 1). Dimension: image: 36.9 cm x 23.8 cm, paper: 44.2 cm x 29.4 cm.