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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 #1324330 (stock #11372)
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$150.00
Boro futonji whose ground cloth is rather thin cotton stripes and mending patches are mostly cotton plain fragments. The first half of the 20th century. 110cm x 200cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1323709 (stock #11371)
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Cotton woman's kimono with stream pattern whose technique is Orinui-shibori (Folded & Stitched). In excellent condition. 20th century. 128cm x 150cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1322852 (stock #11368)
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$60.00
Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with kanji tsutsugaki peom which is free-hand drawing with rice-paste resist and dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow color. It has hand-sewn stitches in both sides for strength. Late 19th to mid 20th century. In excellent condition and looks scarcely used. 68cm x 80cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1322536 (stock #11363)
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$100.00
Child's cotton kimono made of several pieces of tenugui, cotton plain weave towel. It has a stamp of "Manshu Tokusan-sho" which means specialty merchant in Manshu. Manshu was a puppet regime in Eeast-North in China established by the Japanese Government in 1932. It has stencil-dyeing scenery. In good condition except for some dirty parts. 82cm x 81cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1322426 (stock #11364)
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$90.00
Cotton child's kimono with kasuri (ikat) pattern which has cotton lining. It is from Tohoku district and worn in cold season. It is heavily used and has wear especially in the hem and inside. Both sleeves are made of printed cotton. The first half of the 20th century. 60.5cm x 64cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1321835 (stock #11349)
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$90.00
Cotton han-juban (short under kimono) with Sekka shibori pattern with rare snow like white dots. Sekka shibori is one kind of itajime shibori, board-clamped-dyeing. It has silk crepe sleeves with katazome (stencil-dyeing) of "Nami-usagi (waves and rabbits) motif. Generally in good condition except for some stains. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 110cm x 55cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1321830 (stock #J352)
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$60.00
A bag made of knitted hemp thread and hemp cloth. Both warps and wefts are hand-plied. It has a small hyotan and the name of the shop or company is stamped in the back. Generally in good condition but has some stains and one break in the knitted bottom. Late 19th mid 20th century. 33cm x 18cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1321820 (stock #11359)
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$400.00
Roll of asa (hemp) tanmono whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. In good condition except for a few stains and a hole. Probably it is woven for mosquito net. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 38cm x 9m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1321321 (stock #11355)
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$60.00
Rope made of recycled cotton strips such as futonji, kimono, furoshiki and so on. It has wear. The first half of the 20th century. W:1.5cm L:4m64cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1321320 (stock #J350)
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$120.00
Daifuku-cho which was used by a merchant to keep their business record (according to writings, it seems soba restaurant). This one is special because it has labels with client's name made of thin bamboo chips. The paper is handmade "washi", Japanese paper. It is from Shizuoka Pref. judging from the client's name. Showa 8 (1933). In good condition. W:15.5cm L:41.5cm H:6cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1321319 (stock #11354)
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$250.00
Boro shikimono with beautiful sashiko (quilting) with white cotton thread. It has two to four layers of cotton pieces with stripe, check and plain. The first half of the 20th century. 103cm x 77cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1320531 (stock #11353)
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$550.00
Cotton woman's yukata with beautiful sekka-shibori pattern. Sekka literally means snow flower and it is the snowflakes. It has rather thick texture so that probably made of hand-spun cotton. In excellent condition. 130cm x 141cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1320494 (stock #J349)
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$400.00
Bandori, a pad for back-pack used on special occasion such as wedding. The ordinary one is made of only rice straw and this one has decoration hand-knitted of hemp. The shoulder belts are made of rice straw and recycled cotton strips. It is from Shonai region in Yamagata Pref. in Tohoku. The first half of the 20th century. L with belts:70cm W:26cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1320473 (stock #11352)
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Large bag made of cotton sakabukuro (or shoyubukuro) with beautiful mending stitches. It is all hand-sewn. 20th century. 58cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1320357 (stock #11351)
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$280.00
Silk brocade obi, sash for rather formal kimono. It is imitating shibori pattern with embossed-like weaving. The motif is stream and bird. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 34cm x 4m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1320354 (stock #11348)
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$60.00
Han-juban, a short under kimono made of cotton with katazome (stencil-resist dyeing). It has beautiful thick silk crepe sleeves with dragon design. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 61cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1320351 (stock #11347)
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$280.00
Pilgrim's hanten made of white cotton with many stamps of the sacred sites where the pilgrim visited. The sacred site is called "fuda-sho" where pilgrims have the temple collect their shakyo, hand-copied sutra and pay the nokyo-ryo, fee for the collection of the shakyo as a donation after a prayer, and they receive the stamp of the hoin in the nokyo-cho as well as on the hanten...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1319342 (stock #11346)
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$320.00
Boro noragi (work wear) or juban ( under kimono) made of many kinds of recycled cloth which are hand-spun or machine-woven cotton with shibori(tie-dyeing), katazome(stencil-dyeing), kasuri(ikat), stripes and plain. Silk with katazome is used in the lining. The shibori is from Akita Pref. in Tohoku. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 130cm x 116cm