Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori GALLERY TSUMUGI
"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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1323844 (stock #11365)
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$80.00
Two hand-knitted bags made of asa (hemp) for travel. They are diagonally back-packed. The top one is natural color and the bottom one is natural indigo dyed. In excellent condition except for some wear in the strings. Late 19th to early 20th century. Top L:50cm Bottom: L:55cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1323842 (stock #11353)
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$100.00
Baby's kaya (mosquito net) made of asa (hemp) whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. The frame cloth is hand-spun cotton. Generally in good condition but has some mending patches and holes. Late 19th to early 20th century. w:70cm L:104cm H:66cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1323709 (stock #11371)
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Sold. Thank you.
Cotton woman's kimono with stream pattern whose technique is Orinui-shibori (Folded & Stitched). In excellent condition. 20th century. 128cm x 150cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1323348 (stock #11370)
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$130.00
Asa (hemp) woman's kimono whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. It looks so called "akaso kasuri" and if it is so, made in Yamato (Nara Pref.) Generally in good condition but has some wear, stains and holes. Meiji period (1868~1912) 132cm x 133cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1323198 (stock #J354)
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$120.00
Pillow made of cow skin with embossed pattern which is called "Kin-kara-kawa" in Japan. It is thin leather with gold or silver patterns which was introduced from Europe during the Edo period. It is not clear this one is from Europe or made in Japan. Probably 19th century. In good condition but the colors are faded and has some holes. Diameter: 14cm L: 22.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1322852 (stock #11368)
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$60.00
Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with kanji tsutsugaki peom which is free-hand drawing with rice-paste resist and dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow color. It has hand-sewn stitches in both sides for strength. Late 19th to mid 20th century. In excellent condition and looks scarcely used. 68cm x 80cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1322763 (stock #11362)
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$200.00
Cotton futonji made of hand-spun cotton with katazome (stencil-resist dyeing) karakusa pattern. It is natural indigo dyed and it is from Tohoku district. Heavily used and has mending patches and stitches. Late 19th to early 20th century. 94cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1322536 (stock #11363)
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$100.00
Child's cotton kimono made of several pieces of tenugui, cotton plain weave towel. It has a stamp of "Manshu Tokusan-sho" which means specialty merchant in Manshu. Manshu was a puppet regime in Eeast-North in China established by the Japanese Government in 1932. It has stencil-dyeing scenery. In good condition except for some dirty parts. 82cm x 81cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1322426 (stock #11364)
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$90.00
Cotton child's kimono with kasuri (ikat) pattern which has cotton lining. It is from Tohoku district and worn in cold season. It is heavily used and has wear especially in the hem and inside. Both sleeves are made of printed cotton. The first half of the 20th century. 60.5cm x 64cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1322245 (stock #11361)
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$150.00
Woman's asa (probably choma) juban, under kimono worn in summer. Both warps and wefts are hand-plied. In good condition except for some light stains and a hole in the silk cloth in the back of the panel in front. 19th century. 124cm x 145cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1321835 (stock #11349)
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$90.00
Cotton han-juban (short under kimono) with Sekka shibori pattern with rare snow like white dots. Sekka shibori is one kind of itajime shibori, board-clamped-dyeing. It has silk crepe sleeves with katazome (stencil-dyeing) of "Nami-usagi (waves and rabbits) motif. Generally in good condition except for some stains. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 110cm x 55cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1321830 (stock #J352)
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$60.00
A bag made of knitted hemp thread and hemp cloth. Both warps and wefts are hand-plied. It has a small hyotan and the name of the shop or company is stamped in the back. Generally in good condition but has some stains and one break in the knitted bottom. Late 19th mid 20th century. 33cm x 18cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1321820 (stock #11359)
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$400.00
Roll of asa (hemp) tanmono whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. In good condition except for a few stains and a hole. Probably it is woven for mosquito net. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 38cm x 9m
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1321815 (stock #11358)
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$700.00
Shinafu noren made of 7 panels. Shinafu is fabric made from bark of shina-tree, which was used for kimono, mosquito net, bag used for sake or shoyu making and so on. Shina tree grows almost all the mountains in Japan, from Hokkaido to Kyushu. It is hand-plied and hand-woven. It has some stains, breaks and unraved parts. The second half of the 19th to early 20th century. The measurement of one panel 26cm x 166cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1321396 (stock #J353)
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$350.00
Johoji-nuri katakuchi (container with a beak) which was made in Morioka in Iwate Pref. in Tohoku. According to the document, Johoji-nuri wares were first produced in early 8th century at the Johoji Temple by Buddhist monks for their own use such as soup bowl, rice bowl and katakuchi. This one has some cuts and a crack. 19th century. Diameter with a beak:27.5cm H:14.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1321395 (stock #11357)
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Sold. Thank you.
Han-juban (short under kimono) made of hand-spun cotton. The shibori patterns are nemaki shibori (thread resisted rings) and tsumami makiage shibori (patterned resist rings) and dyed with natural indigo. The sewing thread is indigo dyed cotton. In excellent condition except for a cut (8mm) and several tiny holes in the back. Late 19th to early 20th century. 67.5cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1321321 (stock #11355)
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$60.00
Rope made of recycled cotton strips such as futonji, kimono, furoshiki and so on. It has wear. The first half of the 20th century. W:1.5cm L:4m64cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1321320 (stock #J350)
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$120.00
Daifuku-cho which was used by a merchant to keep their business record (according to writings, it seems soba restaurant). This one is special because it has labels with client's name made of thin bamboo chips. The paper is handmade "washi", Japanese paper. It is from Shizuoka Pref. judging from the client's name. Showa 8 (1933). In good condition. W:15.5cm L:41.5cm H:6cm