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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: www.contemporary-design-kimono.com
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1267724 (stock #11081)
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$80.00
Cotton baby's unlined kimono with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. It is never worn and brand new condition. It has the stamps of the passing the inspection, price, product place etc. It was made in Aichi prefecture. It looks dyed in chemical indigo and sewn by machine, however the stamp tells it was made before 1940s. 68.5cm x 64.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1267438 (stock #11080)
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Sale Pending
5 rice bags made of indigo dyed cotton fragments which are recycled from old cotton kimonos, futonji and so on. All of them are indigo dyed and the patterns are:stripes, checks, kasuri(ikat), plain etc. Some of them are hand-spun cotton. The rice bag was used when people contributed rice or grain to a shrine or a temple, or exchange them as gifts. Most of the bags are in excellent condition but one has some wear and holes. Also one cord is damaged (the smallest one)...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1266585 (stock #11079)
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$200.00
Hanten with the shop's logotype. It is written "futomono-sho" in the front lapel meaning a shop for cotton or hemp textiles. A shop for silk textiles is called "gofuku-sho". It is made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. In excellent condition and looks almost new. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 124cm x 79cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1266556 (stock #11075)
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$60.00
Sakiori obi (sash) handwoven of strips of cotton for wefts which are recycled from old kimono. It has beautiful color combination of gray ground and stripes are light and dark purple. Warps are black cotton threads. In excellent condition. 20th century. 25.8cm x 3m44cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1266554 (stock #11074)
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$60.00
Sakiori obi (sash) handwoven of strips of cotton for wefts, which are recycled from old kasuri kimono so that it has beautiful mixture of colors. Warps are cotton threads. In excellent condition. 20th century. 15cm x 2m94cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1266370 (stock #11073)
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$70.00
Sakiori obi (sash) handwoven of strips of cotton, synthetic and silk for wefts, which are recycled from old cloth. Warps look cotton threads. In excellent condition. 20th century. 12.8cm x 2m50cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1266369 (stock #11072)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$70.00
Sakiori obi (sash) handwoven of strips of cotton, synthetic and silk for wefts, which are recycled from old cloth. Warps look cotton threads. In excellent condition. 20th century. 13cm x 2m92cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1266245 (stock #11071)
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Woman's juban (under kimono) made of plain weave silk fragments which are old meisen cloth, lining cloth for haori and so on. All the fragments are sewn by hand. It has hand-stitched embroidery of waves and appliqued plovers in the lower front. It was worn in winter as it has thin silk floss in between. In excellent condition except for a few stains and some sparkled tiny moth holes in the lower back. Late 19th mid 20th century. 124cm x 132cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1266144 (stock #11069)
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$140.00
Meisen haori with traditional geometric pattern called "matsukawa-bishi" which is weft kasuri. Meisen is a plain weave silk cloth whose patterns are checks, stripes, weft kasuri, warp kasuri and double kasuri. The word kasuri means ikat. Meisen is woven of second grade silk threads so that it was worn as a daily kimono. They have bold and modern designs comparing with formal kimonos. It has lining which is plain weave silk with beautiful katazome (stencil-dyeing) flower pattern...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1266135 (stock #11067)
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$80.00
Meisen haori with double ikat patten which is wood and cloud motif. Meisen is a plain weave silk cloth whose patterns are checks, stripes, weft kasuri, warp kasuri and double kasuri. The word kasuri means ikat. Meisen is woven of second grade silk threads so that it was worn as a daily kimono. They have bold and modern designs comparing with formal kimonos. This one has woods motif with double ikat patten. It has palin weave silk lining with beautiful katazome (stencil-dyeing) flower pattern...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1265543 (stock #11064)
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$90.00
Pants made of hemp whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. The belts are made of indigo-dyed cotton cloth. In excellent condition except for many black spots. Late 19th to mid 20th century. L:84cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1264641 (stock #11058)
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$190.00
Cotton woman's kimono (yukata) made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with indigo. It has katazome (stencil-dyeing) hemp leaf pattern which is imitating shibori. Very good condition except for some sparkled stains. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 126cm x 142cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1263882 (stock #J298)
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Basket hand-woven of akebi (akebia) vine used in the field or mountain. It is from Tohoku (North-east) district. It has hemp rope for back-packing. In excellent condition. 20th century. W:63cm D:16.5cm H:29cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1262085 (stock #11054)
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$90.00
Cotton hanten worn at the festival in Sakata city in Yamagata Pref. It has 6 "tomoe-mon", triskelions in the back as well as in the front. It is made of hand-spun cotton and has beautiful lining with katazome (stencil-dyeing) which is also hand-spun cotton. Heavily used and has a reinforcement patch on the right shoulder for carrying a portable shrine (mikoshi). Also it has several sparkled stains in the lower back. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 128cm x 96cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1262076 (stock #11053)
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Futonji made of hand-spun cotton with check and kasuri (ikat) pattern. All the dyes are natural such as indigo, vegetable yellow and natural brown. In excellent condition except for a rip in the lower hem. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 130cm x 146cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1261138 (stock #J297)
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$120.00
Portable candlestick made of thick wood. Probably made in Korea. It has nice hand carved touch. 20th century. Length: 40cm Diameter: 8.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1259257 (stock #11047)
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$90.00
One panel of boro futonji. The ground cloth as well as mending patches are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed. It has beautiful quilting with cotton threads. It has some holes. Late 19th mid 20th century. 36cm x 141cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1940 item #1259109 (stock #J292)
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$280.00
A round box with a lid made of bentwood (mage-mono or mage-wappa) and coated with urushi. The technique called "mage-mono or mage-wappa" is bending thin wood board such as Japanese cedar or Japanese cypress and bound with bark strips of the cherry tree or bamboo. This box has beautiful pattern of bark strips of the cherry tree which are binding the boards. It was used as a food container (bento-bako) when farmers went to fields. It has three parts, a lid, a round tray and a body...