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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 1940 item #1307756 (stock #11288)
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$50.00
Small boro or zokin (dust cloth) made of indigo dyed cotton cloth, plain and stripes. The first half of the 20th century. 29cm x 44cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1307755 (stock #11287)
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Boro cloth whose ground cloth is white cotton and has many mending patches and stitches. White boro is rather rare than indigo ones. The first half of the 20th century. 108cm x 80cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1306575 (stock #J337)
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$50.00
A pair of urushi plates made of wood with hyotan (gourd) design which is hand-painted with red urushi. They were made in Wajima in Ishikawa prefecture that is one of the main product places of urushi wares. Generally in good condition except for some wear of red urush, but not serious, and also a tiny chip in the bottom in one of the plate. Late 19th to early 20th century. Diameter: 14cm H:2cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1306569 (stock #J336)
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$70.00
Hanging candle holder made of wood and coated with urushi. It has a metalwork crest and a candle holder. It has the owner's name and the date and year when it was got, Feb.1896. In excellent condition. 1896, Meiji 28. 5cm x 42cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1305997 (stock #11286)
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$450.00
Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of fragments of choma (ramie) and cotton. 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 old fragments of choma whose wefts and warps are hand-plied...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305671 (stock #11285)
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$70.00
Boy's kimono worn at the Omiya-mairi that is the ceremony going to the shrine one month after the birth. Parents and family express their gratitude and pray for the baby's healthy growth. This kimono is made of plain weave silk and hand-painted kabuto (samurai's helmet) and irise pattern which is the symbol of samurai. In good condition except for a few color faded spot in the upper front and the line in the lower back. The first half of the 20th century. 80cm x 102cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305431 (stock #11284)
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Boro noragi made of hand-spun and natural indigo and brown color dyed cotton. It is made of three layers of cotton and worn in the colder season. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 104.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305430 (stock #11283)
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Boro noragi hanten (short wark wear) made of three layers of cotton cloth which are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton stripe. The cotton lining is also hand-spun and naturalindigo dyed. It has roughly sewn sashiko (quilting) and worn in the colder season. The inside sleeves are made of old katazome (stencil-dyeing) cotton cloth. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 79.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305427 (stock #11282)
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$150.00
Boro noragi hanten (short work wear) whose ground cloth as well as mending patches are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton. It is from Aomori prefecture in Tohoku region. Not wearable. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm X 70cm
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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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...