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"Modern Design Meisen Kimono" exhibition at the Anna Leonowens Gallery at NSCAD University in Halifax, Canada was a great success. You can look at the report at: Haruko Watanabe Home
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1332738 (stock #J361)
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$180.00
Yuki-boushi (snow hood) made of palm, worn in case of snow. Palm is lighter weight compared with rice straw and waterproof. It has indigo dyed cotton inside. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. W:43cm L:59cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1332730 (stock #12434)
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Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of fragments of choma (ramie) which are from 19th or early 20th century. All hand sewn except that some fragments have original machine stitches. Both wefts and warps are hand-plied. "Pojagi" is a general name for wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patchwork with silk as well as asa ( reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995 ). In g...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1332406 (stock #12433)
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Woman's cotton kimono (yukata) with shibori pattern which is a variation of Ori-nui shibori (folded & stitched). Generally in good condition but has some stains. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 137cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1332405 (stock #12432)
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$90.00
Cotton han-juban (short under kimono) with rare one variation of suji-shibori (pleated stripes). The cloth is hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. The sleeves are made of hemp which is Omi-kasuri produced in Omi in Shiga prefecture. In good condition except for some dirt in the collar and several holes in the top part of one of the sleeves. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 124cm x 68cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1332402 (stock #12430)
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$220.00
Cotton kimono (yukata) for a woman with swallow and spider web motif. Sewn by hand. In excellent condition. 20th century. 128cm x 138cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1332186 (stock #12429)
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$300.00
A set of pilgrim's kimono (called suzukake), a belt, a pair of tabi, accessaries and the baskets for containing these items. The suzukake and the trapezoid bag are made of hand-spun cotton and tabi and the rectangular bag are made of machine-woven cotton. It has a necklace made of washi, handmade paper. The smaller wicker basket has the year "Meiji 32 (1900)", the owner's name and the place "Yudono-san" which is one of the "Dewa San-zan (Three Mountains such as Gassan, Hagurosan and Yudonosan)" ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1332099 (stock #12428)
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$250.00
Scroll with cotton tsutsugaki on the washi, Japanese hand-made paper. It has two celadon "fuchin", weights in the bottom. In excellent condition except for a minor mending. The tsutsugaki cloth is from Meiji period, late 19th to early 20th century. 33cm x 150cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1332089 (stock #12427)
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$300.00
Baby's kimono made of soft cotton with shibori pattern and dyed with akane (madder). It has interesting shirring in both wrists. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 70cm x 60.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1332085 (stock #12425)
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Karaori bag for shakuhachi, a bamboo flute, which is one kind of silk brocade literally meaning "Chinese weave". It has red plain weave lining. In excellent condition. 20th century. 9.7cm x 83cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1332043 (stock #12424)
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Uchikui or uchukui which are the Okinawan dialects meaning wrapping cloth. It used to have been not only for wrapping but also for spreading, covering and wearing in old days. The bingata dyeing tecnique is either tsutsugaki (free-hand drawing with paste-resist, or katazome (stencil resist-dyeing). This one is bingata-zome with tsutsugaki. Probably basho (banana fiber) cloth whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. Sewn by machine. In excellent condition. 20th century. 132cm x 138cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1332040 (stock #12423)
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$350.00
Woman's katsugi (head veil) made of very thin silk gauze with beautiful katazome (stencil-dyeing) whose pattern is traditional "Matsukawa-bishi" with "Yatsu-fuji" round crest. Katsugi was worn by a woman when she went out. The neck part is lowered in front for easier wearing on the head. Katsugi with this zigzag pattern is called "Gosho katsugi" and worn by a woman of the court noble. Both katsugi and two silk cords are dyed with natural indigo. Late Edo period, possibly the first half of the 19...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1331853 (stock #12422)
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$50.00
Asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) cloth in off white color. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 36cm x 2m12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1331852 (stock #12421)
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$150.00
Woman's noragi which is domestically handwoven of handspun cotton. The outside is fine brown checks and stripes in the indigo blue ground. The basting thread is hemp. It has cotton velvet in the sleeves. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 122cm x 75cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1331522 (stock #12420)
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Habaki (shin cover) handwoven of one kind of bast fiber such as hemp, shina or fuji with cotton strips recycled from old cloth. Habaki is put on in the field or in the mountain to protect from a poisonous snake bite or insect. In good condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 37cm x 25cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1331411 (stock #12419)
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$90.00
Asa kaya (hemp mosquito net) cloth whose wefts and warps are both hand-plied. It has nicely faded color. In good condition but has some wear. Late 19th to early 20th century. 99cm x 180cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1331409 (stock #12418-1)
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One panel of kaya (mosquito net) cloth with light blue stripes. Wefts are hand-plied hemp and warps are handspun cotton. In good condition but has some wear. Late 19th to early 20th century. 35cm x 295cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1330903 (stock #J360)
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Ashimoto-andon (foot lantern) made of bamboo holder and wood frame with tame-nuri which is clear urushi coated on the brown urushi. It is originally used at the tea ceremony held at night and put in the tea ceremony garden. In excellent condition with an original carton box except for two sides of the washi have light beige color because of aging. 1960s to 1980s. The bottom: 18cm x 18cm Height with the handle: 37cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1330677 (stock #12416)
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$100.00
Hanko-tanna which was rolled around a woman's face leaving part of eyes open when she worked in the field. It protected her from sunbeam, insects or the cold. It was used in Akita and Yamagata prefecture. It is made of cotton and has shibori pattern and dyed with natural indigo. In good condition except for one rip in the hem. The first half of the 20th century. 34cm x 180cm