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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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #924869 (stock #9935)
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This is a piece of Narumi-kongata cloth. Narumi-kongata is katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) which looks like shibori ( tie-dyeing ). Shibori textile has been produced in Arimatsu Narumi region in Aichi prefecture since 17th century. Compared with time-consuming shibori textile, Narumi-kongata textile can be produced more amount in same pattern. It is made of hand-woven cotton and dyed with natural indigo. In good condition. Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ) 33.5cm x 83cm 13.2" x 32.7"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #924867 (stock #9934)
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This is a piece of Narumi-kongata cloth. Narumi-kongata is katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) which looks like shibori ( tie-dyeing ). Shibori textile has been produced in Arimatsu Narumi region in Aichi prefecture since 17th century. Compared with time-consuming shibori textile, Narumi-kongata textile can be produced more amount in same pattern. It is made of hand-woven cotton and dyed with natural indigo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #923716 (stock #9925)
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$160.00
This is a panel ( one haba ) of katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) cloth which is hand-woven and natural indigo-dyed cotton. It has beautiful pattern with gray. In excellent condition except for two small holes ( 8mm x 8mm, 3mm x 3mm ). Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ) 35.5cm x 164cm 14" x 5ft5"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #923713 (stock #9924)
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$180.00
This is a panel ( 1 haba ) of katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) cotton cloth which is hand-woven and natural indigo dyed. It has beautiful and rare pattern with blue color. In excellent condition. Meiji period ( 18868~1912 ) 34cm x 174cm 13.4" x 5ft9"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #922432 (stock #9900)
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$130.00
This is a boro man's kimono made of hand-woven and natural indigo dyed cotton. It has katzome, stripe, check and kasuri cloth for mending patches. Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ) 110cm x 104cm 43.3" x 40.9"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #921075 (stock #9918)
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$120.00
This is a piece of katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) cloth with traditional auspicious motifs such as a turtle, crane and noshi design. It is handwoven and natural indigo dyed and colored with gray pigment and sumi ( ink ). In good condition except for two mending patches ( 3cm x 3cm, 3cm x 6cm ) Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ) 34cm x 135cm 13.4" x 53"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #921073 (stock #9917)
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$110.00
This is a piece of katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) cloth with traditional auspicious motifs such as a turtle, crane and noshi design. It is handwoven and natural indigo dyed and colored with gray pigment and sumi ( ink ). In good condition except for a jointing seam ( 6.5cm width from the hem ). Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ) 34cm x 112cm 13.4" x 44"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #918954 (stock #9904)
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$110.00
This is a kome-bukuro ( rice bag ) made of pieces of silk crepe with katazome ( stencil-dyeing ), shibori ( tie-dyeing ) and hand-painting. Kome-bukuro was used when people exchanged rice or beans as a gift, or donated them to a shrine or a temple till early Showa period ( ca 1940s ). Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ) In good condition except for some small moth holes. 42.5cm x 30.5" 16.7" x 12"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #910785 (stock #9871)
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$310.00
This is a hagi-juban ( patched ) made of several kinds of silk such as silk crepe with katazome, with tie dyeing or just plain silk crepe and tsumugi ( pongee silk ). They are all handwoven and most of them are dyed with vegetable color. In excellent condition except for one of the fragments is lost in the right shoulder. Late Edo or early Meiji period ( mid to late 19th C ) 128cm x 138cm 50.4" x 54.3"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #907658 (stock #9863)
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$100.00
This is a komebukuro ( rice bag ) which is made of plain silk crepe, silk crepe with katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) and Yuzen zome ( paste-resist ). Komebukuro was used when people exchanged rice as a gift or donated it to a shrine or a temple. It has a beautiful silk cord with tassels. In good condition except for a small moth holes. Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ) 38cm x 30cm 15.0" x 11.8"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #906871 (stock #9858)
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This is a gorgeous boro futon cover with many layers of mending patches which are all handwoven and natural indigo dyed cotton. It has beautiful mixture of faded indigo color, brown and beige. Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ) 124cm x 168cm 48.8" x 66.1"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #900035 (stock #9849)
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$180.00
This is a tsugi ( patched ) juban ( under kimono ) made of many kinds of silk such as plain silk with fine katazome ( stencil-dyeing ), silk crepe with katazome and silk crepe with katazome and embroidery which is recycled from Edo kosode. Edo kosode is a kimono worn by a woman in Edo period. In good condition except for a mending patch ( 5cm ) and some of embroidered threads are lost in the both sleeves and dirty line in the neck part. Early Meiji period ( ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #899275 (stock #9844)
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$130.00
This is a sodenashi ( sleeveless ) juban ( under kimono ) made of several kinds of silk cloth. Beautiful silk crepe with katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) pieces are used in the collar part. It also has fine katazome and check patterns. In excellent condition. Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ). 42cm x 50cm 16.5" x 19.7"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #883207 (stock #9817)
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This is a gorgeous patched juban ( under kimono ) which is made of many kinds of silk such as plain silk with katazome ( stencil-dyeing ), silk crepe with itajime ( board-clamp-dyeing ) and katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) and shibori ( tie-dyeing ), wild silk and so on. This piece was exhibited in the show in Japan. It has thin cotton lining inside. Late Edo or early Meiji period ( ca. mid 19th C to early 20th C ). In excellent condition except for a few tiny moth holes. 122cm x 131cm 48" x 51.6"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #878892 (stock #9806)
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$130.00
These are a pair of ornaments for a horse used in case of ceremony or festival. They are made of red wool with embroidery and cotton with katazome ( stencil-resist-dyeing ). Sewn by hand as well as machine. In good condition except for a few moth holes and rips. Meiji or Taisho period ( ca. late 19th C to early 20th C ). Length 173cm 5ft7.5inches
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #878283 (stock #9800)
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$100.00
This is a tsuno-bukuro which is made of hand-woven asa and used for grains. "Tsuno" means "horn" in Japanese. It has some mending patches and holes. Meiji or Taisho period ( ca. late 19th C to early 20th C ). 37cm x 106cm 14.6" x 41.7"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #877191 (stock #9782)
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This is a "shimacho", a sample book of hand woven and natural indigo and vegetable dyed cotton. It has amazing 37 pages and 567 pieces and there is few shimacho which has so many pieces and in good condition. Some pieces were woven in Edo and some were in Meiji period. In excellent condition. Late Edo to early Meiji period ( ca. mid to late 19th C ) 13cm x 20.5cm 5.1" x 8.1"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #874761 (stock #9788)
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$150.00
This is a cotton furoshiki ( wrapping cloth ) made of hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton. Karakusa and crest designs are "tsutsugaki" which is free hand painting using rice paste as resist. In good condition except for about ten holes and rips ( 1~2cm ). Meiji or Taisho period ( ca. late 19th to early 20th C ). 120cm x 122cm 47.2" x 48"