hotoke antiques - Japanese and Oriental Art items for sale
Home
 
Japanese Shinto Buddhist Ema Wooden Plaque Monkey

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1900: item # 1200734

Please refer to our stock # 223 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online photographs
detail 1 detail 2 detail 3 detail 4 detail 5


hotoke antiques
Wakayama, Isumi
Chiba 298-0001
+81-(0)470-62-6453

Guest Book
Japanese Shinto Buddhist Ema Wooden Plaque Monkey
Sold

Late Edo - Meiji period, 19th century

approx. 17.7 x 14 x 1cm (6.96 x 5.51 x 0.39in)


Shinto/Buddhist worshipper's wooden plaque for the shrine or the temple, called "Ema" or "Koema" (lit. 'Horse Picture', 'Small Horse Picture').
Painted with lovely scene of "Monkey and Peaches", turning to mature tasteful coloring for the long passing years.
Pure folk Shinto/Buddhist-Graffiti with damaged frame.



Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2014 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help