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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 : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1273819 (stock #J305)
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$280.00
Wood natsume (matcha container) with gorgeous gold makie in Rinpa design of waves and plovers. The plovers are "raden", design in mother-of-pearl inlay. In excellent condition. 20th century. Diameter:7cm Height:8cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1940 item #1259109 (stock #J292)
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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...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1246877 (stock #J281)
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$160.00
Negoro-nuri large tray made of wood. Negoro-nuri was originally made in Kishu (Wakayama and the southern part of Mie Pref.) by Buddhist monks between 13th to 16th century. It was made for their daily use such as trays, plates, bowls. The feature of Negoro-nuri is vermilion urushi, functional and simple design. Also, the more used, the more black urush comes out. In excellent condition except a tiny chip. 20th century...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1950 item #1234332 (stock #J263)
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$90.00
Pair of lacquer trays with hand-painted dragonfly, Japanese silver grass and bush clover which are motifs of autumn. Generally in good condition but the dragon one has minor chips on the rim and the other one has a flaw. The former half of the 20th century. Diameter:24.5cm Height:2.2cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1202006 (stock #J246)
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This is an urushi bento-bako made of four pieces with hinomaru (sun) design. It is made with wood turning technique. In excellent condition. The former half of the 20th century. Diameter of the bottom: 11.5cm H: 17cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1190163 (stock #J238)
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$250.00
This is a set of five nimono-wan ( bowl for boiled food ) with a lid. It has beautiful "ryusui ( stream )" pattern inside of a lid as well as the bowl. It is made by urushi master "Shun-nin (Yasuda Shun-nin)" in Kyoto. In excellent condition. 20th century. Diameter of the lid:12.5cm, Diameter of the bowl:13cm, Height:9.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1153743 (stock #10658)
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This is an "eboshi", a cap which used to be worn by the court nobles since Heian period ( ca. the end of 8th to the early 11th century ), but it is worn by the shinto priests or in the ceremonies these days. This kind of eboshi has been made since Edo period ( 15th to 19th century ). It is made of wrinkled paper and coated with urushi. Probably made in 20th century, but the technique and the materials follow the traditional ones. In good condition but has some minor chips. 15cm x 27cm, H:18cm