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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 : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1287493 (stock #11159)
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$110.00
Cotton cloth with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern which is hand-spun and natural indigo dyed. The motif is fundo, weight. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. L:186cm W:35cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1287491 (stock #11158)
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$90.00
Se-ate, a pad for backpack made of rice straw and cotton slips recycled from old cloth. In excellent condition but the debris from rice straw come off. The first half of the 20th century. Length:82cm Width:30cm Thickness:2.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1287486 (stock #11157)
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$190.00
Boro futonji whose ground cloth as well as most of the mending patches are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton. the first half of the 20th century. 97cm x 131cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1286850 (stock #11156)
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$350.00
Boro futonji whose ground cloth is hand-spun cotton with stripes and the mending patches are hand-spun as well as machine-woven cotton. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 102cm x 166cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1286290 (stock #11152)
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$150.00
Cotton Sekka shibori (board-clamp dyeing) cloth which has 16 pieces sewn together by machine in one long cloth. Sekka literally means "snow flower". The length of the each cloth ranges from 30cm to 74cm and the total length is about 8m30cm (30cm wide). In good condition except for some spotted stains in a few pieces. 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1286255 (stock #J316)
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$90.00
Mingei wood tray made of mountain cherry bark which is called "kaba-zaiku". It has been the traditional wood craft in Kakunodate in Akita prefecture in Tohoku region. In excellent condition. 20th century. W:26cm L:49.5cm H:8cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1286185 (stock #11151)
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$100.00
Asa (hemp) cloth with mending patches probably used when steaming rice for making sake (Japanese wine). It is used so that two mending patches and wear. 20th century. 83cm x 170cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1286183 (stock #J315)
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$180.00
Backpack basket made of bast fiber, probably bark of shina tree and cotton strips recycled from old cloth. It was used in the field or in the mountain. Used and the cotton strips got frayed. The first half of the 20th century. w:36cm L:40cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1285850 (stock #11149)
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White boro kimono, probably an underwear which is made of knitted cotton. It has many kinds of white cotton fragments for mending patches and has beautiful mending stitches (sashiko). The first half of the 20th century. 96cm x 106cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1285372 (stock #11146)
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Cotton man's kimono with beautiful shibori pattern. Produced in Arimatsu Narumi region in Aichi prefecture where shibori textiles have been made from Edo period. In excellent condition except for some light stains in the white cotton cloth in the lower back. The second half of the 20th century. 134cm x 136cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1285288 (stock #11143)
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Patchwork juban (under kimono) made of silk fragments such as crepe, plain weave with katazome (stencil-dyeing), figured silk satin, twill weave, shibori and so on. All the fragments are recycled from old kimonos. In good condition except for some moth holes in the lining as well as outside, also some stains in the lining and a damage in the red silk crepe near the hem in front. The first half of the 20th century. 128cm x 119cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1284536 (stock #11139)
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$450.00
Asa (hemp) woman's kimono with double ikat (kasuri) pattern and handwoven. It is commonly called "akaso kasuri" that has natural color ground and brown kasuri pattern. The akaso kasuri fabric is not woven these days. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 124cm x 140cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1284429 (stock #11138)
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$250.00
Noragi, farm wear made of indigo dyed cotton with mending patches. The ground cloth is thick cotton and the dark blue sleeves and patched cloth are rather thin. All hand sewn and has nicely faded indigo color. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 121cm x 88cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1284100 (stock #11133)
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$90.00
Bag made of hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton with check pattern. It is recycled from old cloth, kimono or futonji (bedding). It has thick cotton lining so that things inside can be protected from damages. In excellent condition except for a mending patch. 20th century. 42cm x 59cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1284095 (stock #11131)
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$130.00
Three pieces of zokin (dustcloth) with sashiko (quilting). They have 4 to 5 layers of hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton cloth which are recycled from old kimono or futonji (bedding). The sashiko threads are cotton and asa (hemp). The shoulder belt (or back belt for a loom) is used for carrying something and made of recycled old cotton strips. 20th century. Zokin:33cm x 19cm Shoulder Belt:5.5cm x 49cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1283346
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Katazome-mon-shi (woodblock print on Japanese paper) with mingei (folk art) geometric pattern. It was first created by Serizawa Keisuke (1927~1984) who was a textile dyeing artist and a Living National Treasure. He was inspired by Okinawan Bingata, stencil-dyeing so much that he first created stencil-dyeing paper print in 1935...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1283343
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Katazome-mon-shi (woodblock print on Japanese paper) with mingei (folk art) geometric pattern. It was first created by Serizawa Keisuke (1927~1984) who was a textile dyeing artist and a Living National Treasure. He was inspired by Okinawan Bingata, stencil-dyeing so much that he first created stencil-dyeing paper print in 1935...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1283172
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$20.00
Katazome-mon-shi (woodblock print on Japanese paper) with mingei (folk art) motifs. It was first created by Serizawa Keisuke (1927~1984) who was a textile dyeing artist and a Living National Treasure. He was inspired by Okinawan Bingata, stencil-dyeing so much that he first created stencil-dyeing paper print in 1935...