Japanese Antique, Kamakura, Ryoutan, Lacquer,Cloisonne,satsuma,Silver,Paintings,Bamboo RYOUTAN


Season's Greetings! Our Kamakura Store is on holidays until January 6, 2015, and will open on January 7, 2015.

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Wishing you a Joyful Holidays and a Prosperous New Year!

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1277712 (stock #T-M1223)
RYOUTAN
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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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1960 item #1276343 (stock #T-M1224)
RYOUTAN
$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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1275279 (stock #T-M1221)
RYOUTAN
$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. His works also were awarded at Paris International Exposition in 1926 and Chicago International Exposition in 1933...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1960 item #1237733 (stock #T-O958)
RYOUTAN
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An elegant vintage bamboo basket made by Sakaguchi Sounsai(1899-1967) who was a pupil of the first Tanabe Chikuunsai who held the first private exhibition of bamboo craft art during Meiji period. This sophisticated bamboo basket vase by Sounasi was made around mid Showa period.

The Japanese craftsmen, such as Chikuunsai, started making bamboo artifacts by imitating the Chinese bamboo craftwork around the end of late Edo period...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1237392 (stock #T-O957)
RYOUTAN
$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 : Archives : Regional 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 : Archives : Pre 1980 item #1172300 (stock #T-K928)
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Date : Showa period, about the 1970~80s.

Very lovely display stand made by Japanese wood.
In Japan, red Japanese lacquer is called talisman and is an auspicious color.
A light style and bamboo handle matches exquisitely.
It is a very new display stand...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1136183 (stock #T-H434)
RYOUTAN
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Antique Japanese hibachi(brazier)woven of split smoked bamboo by Maeda Chikubosai first(1872-1950).
Dating from Taisyo 11.(inscribed on the backside of the lid of Tomobako.)
He is the Japanese famous bamboo artist who played an active part from Meiji to Showa.

The bamboo hibachi decorated in beautiful split of smoked bamboo with a bronze inner bowl.
Seen from a distance,a split of deep smoked bamboo appears to be a v-shaped pattern.

Signed with an inscribed signatu...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1970 item #1118332 (stock #T-H606)
RYOUTAN
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Very charming bamboo basket "Gosyokago" set of utensil for the tea ceremony.
Dating from Showa period, 20th century.

The basket is made by Japanese popular bamboo artist "Wada Seichiku".
It is like new. No chip, no repaired and no rip.
The interior has fine Japanese cloth.

Chawan is Mishima and Kuro chawan.
The small silk cloth(Fukusa) and wooden utensil for tea ceremony are very fine.
A tea ladle(chasyaku) is made in ivory.
Natsume is "Kawataro-natsume".
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All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1102377 (stock #T-H661)
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Japanese bamboo flower basket with a loop-style handle, woven of split smoked bamboo with hexagon design, by Kosuge Kogetsu(1932~).
Hanging on a wall or a pillar is also possible. There is no leak.
Beautiful gloss. A complicated and graceful design.

He live in Niigata prefecture, Japan.
The winning-a-contest history of a domestic fine-arts exhibition, a large number.
It is work presentation to Emperor Showa.

Artist name "Kogetsu" is signed with a chiseled ...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1063562 (stock #T-Bas1)
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Early 20th century unsigned Japanese bamboo basket woven of split bamboo.

Fine Ikebana(flower arrangement)basket.
The exterior decorated with diagonal line pattern.
The shape is just like an upside-down image of a hat.

The condition is excellent. No rip and no repaired.
One place, it has a very minor rift by age. (please look the photograph, enlargement 9).
Dating from Meiji(1868-1912).

Measurements about: 19.5cm (7.67")Tall, 27cm(10.62") Width. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1900 item #1063558 (stock #T-Bas3)
RYOUTAN
$470.00

Early 20th century unsigned Japanese bamboo basket woven of split bamboo.

Dating from Meiji period.
In the coloring and shape, there are in elegant taste.

The condition is very good.
No looseness and no rip.

Measurements about : 44cm Tall, 22cm Wide. ...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1062880 (stock #T-Bas2)
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Japanese bamboo flower basket with red lacquer on the rim, bottom and handle, woven of split bamboo.

The part of upper handle is woven triple.
The little lacquer paint is coming off in some places by old age, but it is good condition and old taste.
It is one of master works from Meiji period.

Measurements about : 37cm wide and 42.5cm tall. ...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1062232 (stock #T-Bas5)
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Japanese bamboo flower arranging basket by Shoko. Signed "Shoko saku(made)" with signature on the bottom. It is shape eight rectangular. It is very a first-class work in the Japanese bamboo ware. Measurements (about) : 42cm tall, 29cm wide and 25cm depth. It is in excellent condition. ...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1910 item #989961 (stock ##M415)
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The size of Basket: 11.2"W X 8"D X 10.8"H. This basket is made by Japanese bamboo. It works of elaborate workmanship. It came with original antique printed cotton pouch, made of stylish Wa-sarasa ( Japanese chintz ) cloth. It Wa-sarasa is called "Ko(old)-sarasa", made in Meiji era 1868-1911. The color is yellowish brown. It has small diamond-shaped pattern design. It pouch is soft and comfortable. How as the wonderful lunch box that can be boasted? Dating from Wa-sarasa is Meiji, Basket is ear...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #989949 (stock ##H411)
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