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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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1304403 (stock #11279)
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$120.00
Tsuno-bukuro which was used for the grain. It is made of asa (hemp) and whose selvedges are diagonally sewn together so that the bag is a bit stretchable. The warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. It has the owner's name and the place in Shiga prefecture. It has some mending stitches with white cotton threads. Late 19th early 20th century. W:56cm L:126cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1304401 (stock #11278)
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$100.00
Han-juban which is hand-woven of asa (hemp) and has double ikat pattern. The warps as well as wefts are hand-plied and dyed with natural indigo. It has white cotton piping under the arms for reinforcement. Probably it was produced in Omi in Shiga prefecture. In good condition but has many mending patches inside, which are neatly done. Late 19th to early 20th century. 102cm x 59cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1304396 (stock #11277)
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$120.00
Omi kasuri baby's kimono hand-woven of asa (hemp) with double ikat pattern which is rather typical one of the Omi kasuri. Omi is located in Shiga prefecture near Kyoto. In excellent condition except for a hole in the back (1.2cm x 1.2cm) and the seams under the sleeves are loose. Late 19th to early 20th century. 66cm x 75cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1304335 (stock #J335)
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$120.00
Sake (Japanese wine) container made of big dried gourd. It has the hand-drawn poem associated with sake and the autograph. It has the cord made of bast fiber and the wooden lid. In excellent condition. 19th century. L:51cm Diameter:18.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1304315 (stock #11276)
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$80.00
Ase-hajiki" made of hand-spun soft cotton which was worn under kimono or hanten as a sweat-absorbent in summer, mainly in Tohoku district. The warps are crossed (mojiri-ori in Japanese). It has natural indigo color warps and wefts which make check pattern. It has beautiful asa katazome cloth in the top inside, whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied and dyed with natural indigo. In good condition except the indigo dyed warps have wear. 19th century 60cm x 63cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1304314 (stock #11275)
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$190.00
Ase-hajiki" made of hand-spun soft cotton which was worn under kimono or hanten as a sweat-absorbent in summer, mainly in Tohoku district. The warps are crossed (mojiri-ori in Japanese). It has natural beige color warps and wefts which make check pattern. The both sleeves are made of beautiful asa katazome cloth whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied and dyed with natural indigo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1304212 (stock #11274)
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Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of choma (ramie) and all hand-sewn. "Pojagi" is the general name for the wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patch-worked with silk as well as asa ( reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995 ). This one is made of fragments of old choma (ramie) and dyed in sumi (black ink). 19th century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1303303 (stock #11273)
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$650.00
Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of silk gauze and figured silk fragments which are from 19th or early 20th century. All hand sewn. "Pojagi" is a general name for wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patchwork with silk as well as asa ( reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995 ). In excellent condition except for three mending patches and two tiny moth holes...
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1301785 (stock #J334)
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Tobacco case with wood netsuke. It is made of deer skin with letters and a crest which are dyed with the technique called "fusube-gawa". The deer skin is smoked with burning rice straws and gets brown color. Fusube-gawa is used for armors or wallets in Edo period. It has carved wooden netsuke. In good condition except for open seam in the side. 11.8cm x 17.5cm Diameter of netsuke: 6cm 19th century
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1301783 (stock #J333)
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$200.00
Hyotan (gourd) made of paper yarn and urshi coated. It is handwoven of Japanese paper yarn which is made from kozo tree fiber and coated with urushi, lacquer. This paper craft is called "kami nagato" or "nagato" and it is durable and waterproof so that it was made into many kinds of folk crafts such as bowl, tobacco pipe case, lunch box, water bottle and so on in Edo period. It has hand-painted maple leaf design with red urushi. This gourd was probably used for liquid. 19th century...