Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori GALLERY TSUMUGI
Haruko Watanabe is going to give a talk about "meisen kimono" at Shibui Antiques at 38 Washinton St. Brooklyn, NY at 19:00 on Nov. 3.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1347278 (stock #12529)
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$500.00
Noren made of asa (hemp) whose warps and wefts are hand-plied and dyed with natural indigo. It has katazome (stencil-dyeing) traditional Matsukawa-bishi design. In excellent condition except for a few mending patches and some mending stitches. Late 19th to early 20th century. 138cm x 166cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1347080 (stock #12528)
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Two pieces of hand-spun cotton cloth dyed with benibana (safflower). They have beautiful faded benibana color. All hand-sewn. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 64cm x 120cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1347078 (stock #12525)
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Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of fragments of asa ( linen ), silk gauze and cotton. "Pojagi" is general name for a wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is made of patchworked fragments silk as well as asa ( reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995 ). Warps and wefts of asa fragments are hand-plied. All hand-sewn. In excellent condition except for some tiny holes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1346743 (stock #12508)
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$120.00
Han-juban (short under kimono) made of many silk fragments such as silk crepe with shibori, katazome, itajime shibori (board-clamped), plain. Also plain weave silk with hand-painted pictures. Most of the fragments are vegetable dyes. The lining is red cotton. Generally in excellent condition except for some wear in the front panels which are stripes and green and purple silk crepe parts. 19th century. 130cm x 75cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1346134 (stock #12516)
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Rare item. Girl's kimono made of tsumugi (pongee silk) with itajime shibori (board-clamped). The special feature of this kimono has beautiful katazome of plant motifs in the resisted parts. It is dyed with "shikon (purple grass root)" which was mainly done in Yamagata or Akita Prefecture but this one was dyed in Fukushima Pref. The lining is plain silk dyed with benibana. In good condition but has some wear and holes in the shoulders and near the hem in the back...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1344054 (stock #12512)
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$120.00
Two bags and a piece of cloth made of shina-fu which is one kind of bast fiber and made of bark of shina (linden) tree. Clothing made of Shina-fu was worn till mid 1920s. Late 19th to 1920s. Small bag:21cm x 27.5cm Large bag:21cm x 42cm Cloth:35cm x 56cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1344046 (stock #12508)
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$250.00
Yosegire-juban (under kimono) made of fragments recycled from old kimono. They are: silk crepe with beni-itajime shibori (board-clamped dyeing), katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing), figured silk etc. All the fragments are vegetable dyed such as beni (safflower), shikon (purple grass root) and ai (indigo) etc. It has pongee silk lining and some threads are hemp. In excellent condition. 19th century. 124cm x 151cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1344008 (stock #12510)
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$150.00
Yosegire-juban (under kimono) made of silk crepe with shibori (tie-dyein) pattern and dyed with shikon (purple grass root) and beni (safflower), and also plain dyed with shikon. It has plain weave silk with komon (stencil resist-dyeing with small pattern) and silk crepe with stripes. All the fragments are recycled from old kimono. It has indigo and benibana dyed silk lining. In excellent condition except for a few small holes in the top collar. The second half of the 19th century. 126cm x 145cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1343358 (stock #12498)
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Asa furoshiki (wrapping cloth) or fukusa (gift cover) made of asa (hemp) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. A pair of facing tai (sea bream) are hand-painted with pigments. In excellent condition except for a light stain in the right top. Late 19th to early 20th century. 86cm x 70cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1342664 (stock #J377)
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$90.00
Urushi wood candle stand with thin mum petals in the bottom, which are cut out from very thin wood sheet and pasted. It has sprinkled dust particles (makie), probably made from shell. In good condition except for white stain in the bottom. Late 19th to early 20th century. Height: 32cm Diameter of the bottom: 9.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1342532 (stock #12497)
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$150.00
Juban (under kimono) made of 3 kinds of silk crepe cloth. The sleeves and the collar have shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. The top body has kanoko-shibori (tiny tie-dyeing) karakusa motif. The lower body has stencil-resist dyeing komon (small pattern ) pattern. Generally in good condition but has some thin parts. Late 19th to early 20th century. 124cmx 129cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1342209 (stock #12471)
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$180.00
Tairyo-bata, one kind of vertical banner which is made of hand-spun cotton and vegetable dyed, possibly 'shikon-zome'. It has wave and plover pattern in the bottom. It was made for celebrating a large catch. The kanji letters read as "Iwai Man Kin Gyo Kaku". In good condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 31.9cm x 3m68cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1340796 (stock #J375)
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$150.00
Ko-Imari (early Imari ware) saba-choko produced in Arita in Saga prefecture in late Edo or Meiji period. Soba-choko was used for food in older days, but it became used also for soba soup in which soba to be dipped later. The ko-imari were exported from Imari port so that it is called Imari ware. This one was made in late Edo to Meiji period (19th century) with hand-drawn yabane (plume) pattern. In excellent condition except for the original flaws from the kiln. Diameter:7.5cm H:5.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1340275 (stock #12467)
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$80.00
Sodenashi (sleeveless) han-juban (short under kimono) made of silk crepe for outside and cotton for inside. Inside has katazome (stencil-resist dyeing) which is hand-spun cotton. The red muslin wool in the collar has many moth holes. 19th century. 41.5cm x 58cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1340126 (stock #12466)
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$800.00
Tsutsugaki cloth with Pheonix and paulownia motif which used to be the center part in the back of the yogi. Yogi is kind of futon in the shape of kimono. It is hand-spun cotton and dyed with pigments. In excellent condition except for a mending patch in the top. The second half of the 19th century. 77cm x 170cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1340064 (stock #12465)
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Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of asa (ramie or hemp) and all hand-sewn. "Pojagi" is the general name for the wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patch-worked 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 ). The warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. In excellent condition with original one belt in the corner...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1340063 (stock #J372)
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Two woodblock printed books of gesaku (popular story). Both have beautiful woodblock print covers. Right: "Kyokaku-den" author: Rakutei Saiba (1799~1858) published in Kaei 7 (1855) Kyokaku was a man who had a spirit of chivalry and "weakened the strong and helped the weaks" Left: "Shiranui-monogatari" author: Ryukatei Tanekazu (1807~1858). Published in Ansei 5 (1858) Toyokuni is an painter for woodblock prints for both books and there is a stamp of Kunisada in the left one...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1339370 (stock #12461)
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$60.00
Child's ceremonial kimono made of asa (hemp or ramie) whose wefts as well as warps are hand-plied. In excellent condition except for a few stains. 19th to early 20th century. 85cm x 87cm