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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1226092 (stock #T-M1111)
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$6,640.00
This detailed elaborate art work represents the superfine craftsmanship of the Meiji era. The expression of the two birds (quail) are so real and depicted in vivid detail. Each of their feathers has ultrafinelines and it even has small tongue in its mouth! They just look like they are lively talking or singing.

This superfine art work has no signature and the author unknown...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1227132 (stock #T-BN1121)
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A pair of splendid bronze vases by Shoubi Eisuke of Meiji period. Two vases are decorated in haut-relief with various Japanese seasonal flowers, such as dandelion, morning glory, lily, hollyhock, balloon flowers and Japanese silver glass... Each flower reminds us the beauty and the scent of the four seasons.

Shoubi Eisuke(1839-1900) was one of the highly acclaimed metal craftsman in Meiji era, who won silver/gold medals at 1878 and 1889 Paris World Exposition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1236653 (stock #T-H932)
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A fabulous incense burner in "akoda"(melon) form, known as its lobe-shaped bulky body which resembles a melon. A museum grade, rare high quality incense burner. The body is decorated in gold and "shibuichi" raised lacquer, with flowers, river and heron. The Hoya (globe) woven in hexagon shape called "Mutsu-me kago ami"and Otoshi (holder) are made of brass. The bottom is decorated in nashi-ji makie finish...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1237738 (stock #T-H662)
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A refined withe porcelain incense burner in Korai style by Makuzu Kozan II(1859-1917). The body is big bird form, with ornamented small bird with rise technique on the upper body. The incense globe is made of pure silver (100%) with fine carving of dragon and arabesque design...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1242726 (stock #T-BN1137)
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An elegant, superb and precious Meiji cloisonne vase made by Ando Jubei. Just like an ink-wash painting, it is decorated with less colorful tone to express the subtle and profound beauty of the cherry blossom on full moon night. A highly artistic cloisonne enamel work...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1244183 (stock #T-M1150)
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This lovely incense container with birds and flower motif is made by Uematsu Hobi, one of the prestigious Makie lacquer artists during Meiji-early Showa period. A incense case is a container with a lid to keep incense. Inside of the case is decorated with gorgeous gold butterfly motif against Nashiji ground.

Uematsu Hobi(1872-1933) was a traditional Makie lacquer artist. Born in Tokyo, he learned classic lacquer works from his father, studying Rimpa style(i.e...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1244439 (stock #T-A1097)
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A splendid Gold Makie Tobacco Bon(tray) set with Sumiyoshi motif Makie finished with plenty of gilt on Nashiji ground. This is an excellent, highly sophisticated and elegant Makie artwork of Meiji period. Its high quality Makie lacquer work technique might be equal to that of the ones in an art museum. The globe is made of pure silver with the weight of 298g...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1700 item #1248332 (stock #T-H1156)
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A precious Japanese noh theater mask that was created by a past master, Omi (Kodama) Mitsumasa in the early Edo period, which was appraised by Nagasawa Ujiharu, human national treasure Noh Mask Artist of Showa-Heisei period.

Kotobide is a kind of Noh Mask used for playing sprites or animal spirit that have supernatural power...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1283320 (stock #T-BN1239)
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A pair of brilliant bronze inlay vase with the Imperial chrysanthemum crest made by Kanazawa Copper Company during early Meiji period. They are depicted with the Japanese traditional flowers in gold and silver inlay.

The Kanazawa Copper was famous for its high quality bronze products. They had produced various goods for the imperial family and for international/domestic exhibitions, which were highly appreciated...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1302368 (stock #T-M1289)
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A rectangular Makie lacquer box with a flush-fitting lid, decorated with beautiful pine tree beach against the background of distant Mt. Fuji. Inside of the box and the lid finished in Nashiji.

This lovely Makie box had once been in the collection of Carnegie Museum of Art of Pittsburgh...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1302560 (stock #T-G1290)
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An elegant bronze vase, depicted with elaborately inlaid iris flower motifs in iro-e takazogan, or various colored metal inlay by Miyabe Atsuyoshi of Ikkodo in Kyoto...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1303195 (stock #T-M1308)
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A precious Buddha statue carved out of one piece of wood, which was made during Heian period (794 - 1185). It is the period when Buddhism began to spread throughout Japan. The Heian period is also considered as the peak of the Japanese aristocratic culture centered in Heian-kyo (ancient Kyoto) and is noted for its art, especially poetry and literature such as the Tale of Genji.

Condition: This treasurable statue is in fairly good condition, although some parts are missing due to a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1307817 (stock #T-O1314)
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$2000.00
A splendid Makie lacquer small brazier decorated with Tsuta-Makie, or Ivy motif Makie. Some parts of the hand warmer are decorated with beautifully inlaid leafs which shine in various colors under light. On the bottom, a snail is inlaid to keep the balance of the brazier, which is very unique.

Condition: This fabulous Makie hand warmer is in excellent conditions, with slight wear and small restorations on the bottom and the mouth due to aging, however with no other damages.