Japanese Antique, Kamakura, Ryoutan, Lacquer,Cloisonne,satsuma,Silver,Paintings,Bamboo RYOUTAN
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1960 item #1278072 (stock #T-H1242)
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$1,100.00
An elegant old fashioned set of five "Wajima" lacquer soup bowls, which has unique contrast. On the outside, these bowls are decorated with plain and simple black lacquer, on the other hand, the inside of them have very gorgeous gold Maki-e. It gives us joy of surprise whenever we open.

Generally, Wajima lacquer ware of those times have much higher quality in terms of the material, as well as, the craftsmanship...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1277712 (stock #T-M1223)
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A simple, yet delicate and orthodox bamboo flower basket made by Iizuka Rokansai (1890-1958) who was a master of the Iizuka school (i.e. Iizuka Houou, Rokansai, Shokansai, etc.). Their bamboo crafts have been appreciated highly both domestically and abroad. Some of Rokansai’s crafts were chosen as an offering to the Emperor. His works also were awarded at Paris International Exposition in 1926 and Chicago International Exposition in 1933...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1277587 (stock #T-M1225)
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This beautiful brown flower basket has a subtle charm, which was made by Tanabe Chikuunsai 1st (1877-1937). Chikuunsai started making bamboo crafts in 1890. His artistic bamboo crafts were appreciated highly and were selected as silver prize at Paris International Exposition in 1925. Currently the 3rd generation Tanabe Chikuunsai succeeded their elaborate bamboo art tradition. The family is still active in creating a high quality artistic bamboo craft...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1277433 (stock #T-H1243)
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An old Buddha statue made during Ming dynasty(1368–1644) in China. The Buddha has gracious smile on his face. Since the statue was made hundreds years ago, it is natural that it has some damages, still the foundation remains solid. This rare, precious and old statue still extend mercy to the world.

Buddha refers to one who has become enlightened through his own efforts and insight...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1277231 (stock #T-M1231)
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A very rare set of ten “Old Imari” side dish plates. These Kakiemon style plates in Japanese bell-flower form are in excellent condition, although they were made during Edo period...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1970 item #1276592 (stock #T-M1212)
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A fine set of small lacquer plates made by Komori Kunie, a living national treasure lacquer artist. A set of five plates are simply decorated with gold with the grain, which has avery unique flavor.

Condition: This simple yet significant lacquer plates are in excellent condition, no damages and no restorations. It comes with original kiri-box, Tomobako.

Size:15cm (5.9") x 3.5cm (1.4”)

Age: Showa period
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1960 item #1276343 (stock #T-M1224)
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$8,000.00
A refined vintage bamboo basket made by Iizuka Shokansai who was one of the prestigious bamboo crafter of the Iizuka school (i.e. Iizuka Houou, Rokansai, Shokansai, etc.). Their bamboo art works have been appreciated highly both domestically and abroad.

The Japanese craftsmen started making bamboo artifacts by imitating the Chinese bamboo craftwork around the end of late Edo period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1276154 (stock #T-O1237)
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An elegant incense case decorated with delicate, elaborate and sophisticated gold makie of Meiji period. It is filled with various Japanese flowers in gold color gradation. Inside of the box is decorated with gorgeous Nashiji makie finish.

Condition: This lovely gold Makie incense case is in excellent condition, with no damages, no cracks and no restorations. It comes with a fitted kiri box.

Size: 7.5cm (3”) x 2.6cm (1”)

Age: Meiji period
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1275988 (stock #T-M1217)
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$1,840.00
A traditional design cotton carpet made by Tatsumura Textile company in Kyoto. The textile pattern of the rug is called Oribe Baika Ryusui. This is one of the traditional Oribe style textile design pattern, which portrays Japanese plum blossoms against running water. This design pattern can be found various goods, such as tableware, tea cup, and kimonos.

Founded in 1906, the company has been known for its high quality, traditional and artistic textile...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1275419 (stock #T-M1230)
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$1,300.00
Lovely set of five chrysanthemum shaped plates made by 10th generation Raku Kichizaemon, one of "Senke Jusshoku" craftsmen during Edo period. "Senke Jusshoku" or the Senke's (one of prestigious tea schools) ten designated craftsmen families who have been representing the ten highly skilled craftspeople who are the recipients of traditionally transmitted skills within specific families designated to serve the major tea schools "Senke" in Kyoto...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1275279 (stock #T-M1221)
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$8,000.00
An elaborate vintage bamboo basket made by Iizuka Rokansai who was a master of the Iizuka school (i.e. Iizuka Houou, Rokansai, Shokansai, etc.). Their bamboo works have been appreciated highly both domestically and abroad. Some of his works were chosen as an offering to the Emperor...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1275135 (stock #T-M1220)
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$1,840.00
A traditional design cotton carpet made by Tatsumura Textile company in Kyoto. The textile pattern of the rug is called Taishi kanto, or chromatic cloth with splashed pattern textile, which was named after Shotoku Taishi or Prince Shotoku of 6th century.

Founded in 1906, the company has been known for its high quality, traditional and artistic textile. Since then their textile has been highly recognized both domestically and internationally. After the World War II, their name has ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1275046 (stock #T-M1228)
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$2,500.00
A set of orthodox, refined, yet artistic tea articles made by 9th generation Oohi Chozaemon during early Showa period. This set of Oohi ceramic ware tea articles, consists of a tea box, a tea cup, natsume (a tea caddy), chashaku (a tea spoon), chataku (a tea whisk), a tea whisk stand with Makie, and a tea cloth container.

Oochi earthen ware was developed in Kanazawa city in Ishikawa prefecture about 350 years ago, when the city was the richest domain outside the Shoguanate itself. It...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1920 item #1271027 (stock #T-M1233)
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$8,800.00
A set of very unique silver cutlery made during Meiji period using the stems of small swords. The stem of those folks and knives were made during Mid Edo period as stems of small swords for Samurai. The purity of the silver used in this cutlery seems to be high. Each piece has hallmark.

Condition: This rarely found set of cutlery is in excellent condition, with slight wear with a knife, however, no damages and no restorations.

Size: folks 18cm(7”) w 47g
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1270569 (stock #H1236)
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$2,400.00
An elegant incense burner in bird cage form, decorated with elaborate gold raised Maki-e. Both outside cover and the inside case carry a traditional auspicious pattern of cherry blossom with running water. Inside of the case is decorated with gorgeous Nashiji finish.

Takamakie or raised Makie is a kind of lacquer work technique, in which metallic powders are applied to soft surface designs built up through a mixture of lacquer and charcoal or clay dust to make the decoration in...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1270316 (stock #T-H1235)
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$2,800.00
A rare and unique duck shaped bronze incense burner made during Edo period. This lovely bronze censer is decorated with delicately and elaborately carved feather, which looks natural and real.

Condition: This lovely incense burner is in excellent condition, with no damages and slight restoration on foot.

Size: 24cm (9.4") x 12cm (4.7") x H34.5cm(13.6”)

Weight: 1.6kg

Age: Edo-period
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1269030 (stock #T-O1211)
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$1,600.00
A set of refined, simple yet elegant tea articles with a splendid gold Makie box and tray, which is fairly sophisticated traditional motifs. An elegant, refined and functional set of tea articles, consists of tea box, tray, tea cup, natsume (tea caddy), chashaku (tea spoon), chataku (tea whisk), two fukusa (tea cloth) and shifuku (silk pouch for tea caddy). The rid of the elegant black lacqured tea box is decorated with drawings of Mt. Fuji and typical rural landscape in gold makie technique. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1268808 (stock #T-O1210)
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An elegant Komai style inlaid small vase with typical flowers and birds motif, delicately applied with very minute and elaborate inlay techniques of the traditional metal craftsman of Meiji-period.

Most of the metal craftsman of that era had their family tradition as a sword-smith or a sword accessory maker date back from Edo-period. By Law banning private possession of swords of 1876 (Meiji-period), they had to convert their advanced inlay skills as sword accessory making into art p...