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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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #980296 (stock #101101)
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This is a Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of asa ( linen ) and all hand sewn. "Pojagi" is a general name for wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is made with patch-work 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 asa which are old cloth and has three mending patches which look done in later time...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #1152111 (stock #10669)
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$450.00
This is a rug made of wool felt with shibori. It was used for "sencha" tea ceremony. It has hand-spun cotton lining. It has many mending, patches and small moth holes. Made in central Asia. 19th century. 135cm x 220cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1146149
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$600.00
This is a pair of lions which are stone carved. In excellent condition. H:9cm, L:9.5cm, W:3.8cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1040066 (stock #J133)
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$110.00
This is a well-bucket for a draw-well which is made of wood and coated with lacquer. It has an iron ring for hanging. In excellent condition. 20th century. Diameter of the top:26.5cm Diameter of the bottom:20cm Height:22cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1156004 (stock #10682)
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$60.00
This is a sashiko diaper with sashiko ( quilting ). It is from the Chinese tribe who live in the mountainous region in southern China ( Mēo tribe ). It has a mending patch and some holes but washed and clean. 20th century. 31cm x 34.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1910 item #663840
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$200.00
This is a hard cover 300 page book about fukusa-Japanese gift covers written by Takemura Akihiko, published by Iwasaki Bijutsu-sha in 1991. It has full color pictures of about 100 fukusa made in Edo and Meiji era and its history, usage, Japanese culture relating to it and so on. Mostly written in English. A4 size (8.5"x11.2") 1.2" thickness. Shipping to U.S. by EMS $38.00
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #515039
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$110.00
Girl's gorgeous and elegant formal kimono. Petals of wisteria are appliqued. Generally good condition. Soft silk. 1920s~1930s. 124x139cm 48.8x54.7"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1980 item #1197743 (stock #10826)
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$110.00
This is a woman's wedding blouse with mirror work. It is worn by the Banjara people in South India. In good condition except for some mirrors are lost. All hand sewn and embroidered. 20th century. W:65cm L:53cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1980 item #1197753 (stock #10828)
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$150.00
This is a bag made of cotton fragments. It is from Northwest India. The cotton woodblock prints are used in the upper part and in the lining. All hand-sewn. 20th century. In good condition except for a stain. 59cm x 95cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #937240 (stock #9975)
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This is a cotton kanoko shibori ( bound dots ) kimono with geometric pattern and made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. It was probably produced in Amagi in Kyushu. It has thick texture and in excellent condition. Taisho or early Showa period ( 1920s~1940s ) 123cm x 138cm 48.4" x 54.3"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1193871 (stock #10806)
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$120.00
This is a han-bakama worn at the Kyogen which is the comical play performed together with the no drama but it is sometimes performed alone. This han-bakama is made of asa ( hemp ) with various round crests which is called "Kyogen-mon" and mostly they symbolize treasures. Generally in good condition except for some small moth holes in the back. 20th century. L:85cm W:56cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1910 item #1110995
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$120.00
This is a small box called "tsuzura" for containing small items. It is handwoven of fine bamboo strips and has beautiful Japanese paper with gold and silver foil for the lining. It has some cut, rips and many damages in the lining. 19th or early 20th century. 23cm x 31cm x 4.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1182224 (stock #J231)
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$390.00
This is a bamboo flower basket with a water container. It has a sign which reads "Kohsai". In excellent condition, no break or cut. Meiji period (1868~1912) H:56cm Diameter of the top:11.5cm Bottom:16cm x 16cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1234238 (stock #J262)
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$180.00
Boat-shaped bamboo tray handwoven of smoked bamboo strips. It has beautiful antique taste and in excellent condition. The latter half of the 19th century. W:15.5cm L:35cm H:3cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1244733 (stock #J278)
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$350.00
Bamboo basket for flower arrangement. It has very special shape and nicely aged. It has beautiful "otoshi", a water container made of bamboo and coated with urushi. In excellent condition except the handle is a bit loose. Late 19th to early 20th century. H:35cm L:27cm W:21cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1212487 (stock #J253)
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A bamboo flower basket which has beautiful design and nice color by aging. In excellent condition with no break or cut. Meiji period (1868~1912). Height with a handle:62cm Diameter:15cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1910 item #1182924 (stock #J233)
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$380.00
This is a bamboo flower basket handwoven of bamboo strips. It has water container made of bamboo lined with copper to prevent from water leak. Meiji period (1868~1912) In good condition except for a cut and some loose bamboo strips. H:43cm Diameter:28cm Diameter of the top:16cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1203093 (stock #J247)
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This is a container box made of willow and iron which is used for the handles and a key (some parts are lost). The frame in the bottom is made of wood. It has paper lining inside, but some parts of it are broken. The willow part is in good condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. L:53.5cm W:35cm H:31cm