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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 #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)
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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. 13cm x 2m92cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1266245 (stock #11071)
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Sale Pending
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1266244 (stock #11070)
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$330.00
Dochu-gi (coat) made of kudzu-fu (kudzu is "devil's tongue in English), which is handwoven of kudzu fibers for wefts and cotton threads for warps. Kudzu-fu was mostly produced in Kakegawa in Shizuoka prefecture in late Edo period. Dochu-gi is a coat for outdoor or travel. It has a black wool collar and buttons made of silk cords in almost perfect shape which are usually damaged. In excellent condition except for a tiny moth hole in the wool collar and the black piping has wear...
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 : Pre 1950 item #1266142 (stock #11068)
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$180.00
Meisen kimono with geometric pattern which is weft kasuri. Meisen is a plain weave silk cloth whose patterns are such as 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. In excellent condition. The lining is cotton. Early Showa period,1930s. 122cm x 141cm
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1265493 (stock #11066)
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$80.00
Tsuno-bukuro (horn bag) made of hemp and dyed with kaki-shibu (persimmon juice). It was used for grains or beans. It is made of one long hemp cloth hand-sewn diagonally so that originally it can slightly stretch, however, this one is very stiff. It has many mending stitches. late 19th to early 20th century. 32cm x 109cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1265307 (stock #11063)
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$90.00
Momohiki (pants) made of hand-woven and indigo-dyed hemp. The belts are made of cotton. Probably from Tohoku (North-East) district. Late 19th to early 20th century. Big hole in the right front. W of the hip:84cm L:61cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1265042 (stock #11061)
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$550.00
Maku or a curtain made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. It has beautiful 12 old coin design with a hole. The usage is not clear but it might be used as a curtain. The lining is also hand-spun cotton dyed with natural indigo. All hand-sewn. In excellent condition except for a mending patch. 19th century. 126cm x 180cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1264643 (stock #11059)
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$420.00
Fireman's hood made of deer skin with check patterns 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. The lining is cotton cloth dyed with kaki-shibu (persimmon tannin juice). Very good condition but has some stains and wear. 19th century. L:48cm W:41cm
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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$120.00
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