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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305671 (stock #11285)
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$70.00
Boy's kimono worn at the Omiya-mairi that is the ceremony going to the shrine one month after the birth. Parents and family express their gratitude and pray for the baby's healthy growth. This kimono is made of plain weave silk and hand-painted kabuto (samurai's helmet) and irise pattern which is the symbol of samurai. In good condition except for a few color faded spot in the upper front and the line in the lower back. The first half of the 20th century. 80cm x 102cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305431 (stock #11284)
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$280.00
Boro noragi made of hand-spun and natural indigo and brown color dyed cotton. It is made of three layers of cotton and worn in the colder season. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 104.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305430 (stock #11283)
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$250.00
Boro noragi hanten (short wark wear) made of three layers of cotton cloth which are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton stripe. The cotton lining is also hand-spun and naturalindigo dyed. It has roughly sewn sashiko (quilting) and worn in the colder season. The inside sleeves are made of old katazome (stencil-dyeing) cotton cloth. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 79.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305427 (stock #11282)
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$150.00
Boro noragi hanten (short work wear) whose ground cloth as well as mending patches are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton. It is from Aomori prefecture in Tohoku region. Not wearable. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm X 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1303197 (stock #11272)
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$250.00
Small boro futonji made of many kinds of hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton fragments such as stripes, plain, checks. The ground cloth is not large one sheet cloth but it is patchwork of many small fragments. It is said in Northern area, cotton was not cultivated because of the colder climate, so that it was very precious. The bunch of the cotton rags and tatters were shipped there and people bought it and made it into noragi (work wear), futonji, bags and so on...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1303191 (stock #11254)
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$60.00
Cotton stripe man's kimono, probably handwoven. It has rather thick texture. In good condition but has several stains and the color faded line in the front sleeve and the upper body and also mended stitches in the back near the left sleeve. 20th century. 128cm x 125cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1302939 (stock #11290)
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$100.00
One panel of cotton futonji with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. Generally in good condition except for the yellowish parts near the both hems. 20th century. 31cm x 160cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1302938 (stock #11269)
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$90.00
One panel of cotton futonji with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. Generally in good condition except for the yellowish parts near the both hems. 20th century. 31cm x 160cm (39cn + 121cm)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1302937 (stock #11268)
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$120.00
One panel of cotton futonji with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. Generally in good condition except for the yellowish parts near the both hems. 20th century. 31cm x 160cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1302936 (stock #11267)
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$90.00
One panel of cotton futonji with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. Generally in good condition except for the yellowish parts in the lower hem and the machine-sewn seam. 20th century. 31cm x 160cm (64cm + 96cm)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1302868 (stock #11265)
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$50.00
Sakabukuro with mending and stitches which is made of cotton. It was used in the process of making Japanese wine (sake), in squeezing fermentation broth (moromi) in it to extract sake. It used to be the lighter color, but the darker it became as it was used repeatedly. 20th century. 24cm x 71cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1302065 (stock #11263)
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$550.00
Cotton futonji with tsutsugaki design of cha-dogu (tea utensils) for Sencha . Sencha is Chinese style tea and non-powdered green tea. It is hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. The utensils are: a tea bowl, a tea caddy, a leaf-tea jar, a kettle, a a bamboo whisk, a tea pot, chopsticks for charcoals, a feather fire-making fan, a set of earthen pot and furace, tea saucers, a basket for tea set and so on. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 126cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1301493 (stock #J331)
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$60.00
Bamboo basket with silk brocade cloth. It has the sign "Kochiku-sai" in the bottom, who was a bamboo craftsman in Kyoto. The name has been succeeded for a 100 years, but which generation is not clear. It has cotton lining. In excellent condition except for a minor cut in the corner. Basket: 17cm x 11cm x 4.5cm Cloth: 12cm Late 19th to the first half of the 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1301490 (stock #J330)
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$60.00
Bamboo basket with silk cloth which is plain weave with Chinese figure design. The lining is twill weave silk cloth. In good condition except for a few tiny holes and the some of bamboo strips in the corners have minor cuts. The first half of the 20th century. Basket:16cm x 22cm x 6cm, Cloth:14.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1301380 (stock #11259)
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$400.00
Miyako-jufu man's kimono hand-woven of choma (ramie) and dyed with Ryukyu-ai. The wefts and the warps are hand plied. Miyako-jofu has been woven in Miyako Island in Okinawa since 14th century. It was called "Satsuma-jofu" in Edo period as the island belonged to Satsuma feudal domain. It was imposed as tax. It is time-consuming process of thread making, thread plying, weaving as matching the wefts and warps kasuri patterns. It is pounded with mallet to make it shiny after the cloth is woven...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1301378 (stock #11258)
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$70.00
Man's cotton kimono with Mokume-shibori (wood grain shibori). In good condition, but it has many spattered stains in spite of having been washed. The first half of the 20th century. 130cm x 136cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1950 item #1300037 (stock #11248)
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$60.00
Woman's unlined kimono made of pongee silk with itajime-shibori (board-clamped dyeing) pattern. It looks chemical indigo-dyed. In excellent condition except for a small brown stain in the back sleeve (5mm x 5mm). The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 150cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1299853 (stock #11247)
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$60.00
Han-juban (short under kimono) made of many silk fragments with tiny shibori pattern and with katazome (stencil-dyeing). The lining is cotton in orange color. Generally in good condition except for several moth holes. 52cm x 67cm The first half of the 20th century.