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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1970 item #1243566 (stock #T-O1061)
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$1,800.00
This big wooden tray is decorated with colored lacquer high relief against the background of beautiful wood-grain of Japanese zelkova called Keyaki. The dragonfly and wild orchid on the tray are painted with colored lacquer three dimensionally. The lacquer high relief ("Takamorie") is a kind of lacquer decoration technique. Using paintbrush, these motifs were thickly lacquered and finished with natural touch...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1241116 (stock #T-H1087)
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$2,800.00
A simple yet sophisticated Korin Makie box made during Edo period. Beautifully decorated with the vivid wild flower motifs, such as pickerel weed and reed in elaborate Raden technique, against the thoughtfully allocated wood-grain ground. The colors of the Raden decorated flowers shine differently under the light. Inside of the box is covered with glossy silk cloth, which has no stains at all...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1237392 (stock #T-O957)
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$1,000.00
A refined vintage bamboo basket made by Kyokusai who is a bamboo craftsman of Iizuka school (Hosai and Rokansai). Simple yet stylish and sophisticated bamboo basket vase of mid Showa period.

The Japanese craftsmen started making bamboo artifacts by imitating the Chinese bamboo craftwork around the end of late Edo period. Later, as they obtain a mastery of fine bamboo artwork, their bamboo craft quality has been improved significantly...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1970 item #1237274 (stock #T-C955)
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$700.00
A simple yet sophisticated vintage rosewood small box with three drawers of Showa period. It is rather heavy than it looks with the weight of 987g(2.2lb). It might be a good idea to use it as document box, sewing box or writing box. Inside of the three drawers are very clean like it is merely used.

Condition: This smart vintage box is in excellent condition, with no damages and no restorations...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1236762 (stock #T-H373)
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$3,600.00
An elegant Nashiji Makie small box of Meiji-period, decorated with detailed gold Takamakie quails and butterfly on Nashiji ground. Inside of the box is decorated with "Nashiji" finish. This splendid Makie box might be used as a jewel case or pill case.

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 slightly 3D...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1235751 (stock #T-M753)
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A delicate and elaborate bamboo box was made by bamboo art master, "Iizuka Shokansai" who was a Living National Treasure of Showa period. The lid is decorated with a butterfly, and the inside box is with hydrangea in black and red colored bamboo.

Shokansai graduated from the Tokyo School of Fine Arts in 1942 with a degree in oil painting and then went on to study bamboo craft under his father...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1232473 (stock #T-o1131)
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A sophisticated bamboo blind holding screen with four panels, made of bamboo, Japanese zelkova and diospyros. Their beautiful lines of wood grain are naturally utilized. The upper side of the screen looks like a bow shaped wooden arch bridge with leek-shaped knobs that remind us of the Japanese traditional bridges. The wavy shape is reminiscent of the ocean waves or the ocean breeze in a hot summer day...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1225124 (stock #T-O1110)
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This fine wooden tray was made by Shina Ashida, a traditional tea utensils joiner in Osaka.
It is a simple and sophisticated Japanese incense tray used for tea ceremony.
Both top of the frame and foot are decorated with spotted bamboo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1223027 (stock #T-H1074)
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$2,210.00

Hiki Ikkan(1578-1657) is a papier mache style lacquerer.
His famliy is now in the 16th generation, Satomi, a woman, is now the head of this craft family.
Hiki Ikkan is a member of Senke's ten designated craftsmen families.

The families who have for generations made utensils in the Senke style are called 'shokka'.
These days they are generally called 'Senke jushoku'...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1222530 (stock #T-O1107)
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Now, also in Japan, the go board of this grade rarely exists.
It is the gorgeous go board in which wonderful lacquer work was given.
It is ornamented with very precise,beautifully and reality design of the plum and mandarin duck which were drawn people's attention.
Some flowers of a plum are mother-of-pearl(raden) finish...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1960 item #1221386 (stock #T-h1108)
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A works of 4th Kinjo Ikkokusai. (1876-1961)
The 4th Ikkokusai describes a haiku poem in the reverse side of the lid of all the kiri-boxes(Tomobako) of the work for commemoration when article is done.
He liked the haiku poem and also had his pen name of a haiku poet.
This article has it in the reverse side of the lid of the kiri-box.

It will be a bee if it is called Ikkokusai.
It will be Ikkokusai if it is called a bee.
A bee is just a pronoun of the work of Kinjo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1220934 (stock #T-h1103)
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A splendid Japanese carving Okimono in Meiji period.
An artist name is Tachikawa Takusai.
He is a shrine carpenter of Meiji Era and lived in the Nagano Suwa district.
He was a master craftaman of the Meiji term which built much temples and shrines.

This article is carved with crane of parent and child, and bamboo.
It is the attractive sculpture which was full of the antique look.
The condition is very best.
There are some slight minor crack and the portion of the ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1950 item #1205436 (stock #T-O1060)
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Inami, a small town in the Toyama prefecture, is anchored by a celebrated Buddhist temple precinct, a strong reason for the town's craft industry of woodworking.
By the Meiji period (1868-1912), specialist woodcarvers had began to produce items of a more general nature including transom for domestic housing and Okimono.
The principal timbers now used are camphor (Cinnamonum Camphora), zelkova and paulownia.
The woodcarver using upward of 200 different chisels and woodcarving knives...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #1198999 (stock #T-h1022)
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Morino Ensho (1903-1989) was born in Kanagawa prefecture.

He was first winning in the Imperial Academy's art exhibition, 1933 and 1944 special choice in the Imperial Academy's art exhibition.
He was received the Education Minister's Prize award in the Japan Fine Arts Exhibition 1963.
He was born in Meiji, and a prominent sculptor in wood that lasts to Showa from Taisho.
He was many worked dealing with a sport.

The date of this works is in 1931.
It is a work whi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1195961 (stock #T-H2001)
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It is the store or scenery series of the miniature made elaborately.

Scenery in front of the store loved by people at the Edo period of Japan.
If this is seen, it can catch a glimpse of a life of the people of the Edo period of Japan.
Thus, it is very new that many miniature sets of Japan gather, and it is precious.

Trick hut, picture book store, sushi stand, Kabuki playhouse "Nakamura-za", rice shop, Hina-doll festival, Matsutake mushroom store along a highway, do...