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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1265366 (stock #TM1208)
RYOUTAN
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A set of ten fabulous Noh masks made during Showa period by unkown artists...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1249836 (stock #T-H1159)
RYOUTAN
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A set of twelve fabulous high quality Noh masks made by Nagasawa Ujiharu (1912-2003), a human national treasure Noh Mask Artist of Showa-Heisei period. He was the first one who was chosen for a human national treasure as a Noh-men uchi (a person who makes Noh masks) in 1977.

It takes almost 40 years of training to become a Noh-men uchi. Nagasawa started his career as Noh men uchi at fourteen, which he continued for about 80 years...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1700 item #1248895 (stock #T-H1158)
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This is another valued Noh mask called “Magojiro,” an elegant woman mask, from 16th century, which also was appraised by Nagasawa Ujiharu, a human national treasure Noh Mask Artist of Showa-Heisei period. “Magojiro” Noh mask is used for playing a woman play depict the Shite (the lead) in a beautiful young female role and feature some of the most refined songs and dances in all of Noh.

Traditionally, a Noh "performance day" lasts all day and consists of five Noh plays...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1700 item #1248548 (stock #T-H1157)
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A treasured Japanese traditional Bodhisattva mask made around 16th century, which was appraised by Nagasawa Ujiharu, a human national treasure Noh Mask Artist of Showa-Heisei period. This precious mask looks like it has been preserved very carefully over a period of time .

The Bodhisattva mask is one of Gyoudou masks that was used for religious observance that Buddihist priest march throughout the town with the masks...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1700 item #1248444 (stock #T-H1155)
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Another valuable Japanese noh theater mask that was created by a past master, Iseki Ieshige in the early Edo period, which was appraised by Nagasawa Ujiharu, human national treasure Noh Mask Artist of Showa-Heisei period.

Iseki Ieshige (1581-1657) or “Tenkaichi Kawachi” was a Noh-men uchi (a person who makes Noh masks) in the early Edo period. The Iseki family was known for one of the three prestigious Noh mask makers since pre Edo period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1700 item #1248332 (stock #T-H1156)
RYOUTAN
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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 : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1235563 (stock #T-H374)
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An elegant three-case Inro decorated with gold and silver "Takamaki-e" (raised makie) on very fine Nashi-ji (or pear peel ground) finish ground. It has a red coral ojime that keeps the woven silk string in place, and a lacquered Netsuke which is rather modern style. The technique of takamaki-e involves building up design patterns above the surface through a mixture of metal powder, lacquer, and charcoal or clay dust ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1154406 (stock #T-H891)
RYOUTAN
$1,000.00

Japanese Noh performance mask which "Buaku".
This mask is a one of a comic interlude(performed as supplementary entertainment during a Noh program).

It face is painted red.
Although this Noh mask makes a demon's face consider, upper teeth are made into one character and touch humorous by the swollen eyelid and big drooping eyes and fainthearted is also shown.
It is used for a demon,Yama(Enma), etc...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1154405 (stock #T-H890)
RYOUTAN
$1,000.00

Japanese Noh performance mask which "Shi Shi Guchi".
This mask is a one of the god-demon group of noh mask.
It is painted gold, and just a king of 100 beasts, a lion.
The lion dance handed down by China carried out probability as a lion of a Noh play.
The mask which was full of forcibleness and force...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1154205 (stock #T-H889)
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Japanese Noh performance mask of "Akujo-Beshimi".
The noh mask is one of a demon-god group.

A mouth is vacated greatly, and it is mustached and is a mask of the old man of a strong fearful-looking expression...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1154204 (stock #T-H888)
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Japanese Noh performance mask which "Yoro Boshi"or is called a "Yoro Bohshi(feeble bonze)".

This name was named from blindly, and he walks totteringly for a cripple.
A real name is the Syuntoku-maru.
Although it is driven out by the father by people's rumor and he lives in Tennoji temple with a beggar's group, ages to come and a father comes for there to be a thought meeting piteously as for a son...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1154201 (stock #T-H887)
RYOUTAN
$1,000.00

Japanese Noh performance mask of "Fukai",It is a Noh mask showing the middle-aged woman's image.

Fukai's name is the name were named from the depth of the feelings which stacked the suffering of life, the depth of the expression which sank in the anxiety, etc.
Especially,love of the mother who lost the child and was overwhelmed with sadness is made into the main purpose.
There are shallow dimple-like wrinkles and it is also looking the month like "Zo Onna" woman noh mask...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1154197 (stock #T-H886)
RYOUTAN
$1,000.00

Japanese Noh performance mask of "Ko(smallness)Omote".
"Smallness" means pretty,young and beautiful, and it is the youngest woman's mask.
Though it is the same mask, the expression changes with light and shadows.

Dating from Showa period, 20st century.
It is made by woman artist in Showa, "Kurauchi Tomiyo".
However, unsigned on the mask.

It comes with original silk cloth for keep.
The condition is in very good, no crack and no repaired.
There are some mi...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1154191 (stock #T-H885)
RYOUTAN
$1,000.00

Japanese Noh performance mask of "Okina".
This Noh mask is a Noh mask for the congratulation graceful with the traditional ritual made into the origin of a Noh mask.

Dating from Showa period, 20st century.
It is made by woman artist in Showa, "Kurauchi Tomiyo".
However, unsigned on the mask.

It has some wears and spots on the surface, however it is expressed designedly in this Noh Mask by Kurauchi that it manufactured as antique which passed though the time.
It has ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1153472 (stock #T-H884)
RYOUTAN
$1,000.00

Japanese Noh performance mask of "Kantan Otoko".
This Noh mask is a Noh mask of the young man who realized spiritual enlightenment, and is used also as a mask of God.

The Chinese youth "Rosei" is a trip, it stays at the hotel of the village "Kantan", and the pillow which can see the future is borrowed, and a dream is seen.
Although it went to extremes of luxury and luxury was enjoyed, this dream was only a dream, the master of a hotel cooks the meal of foxtail millet of a slig...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1153471 (stock #T-H883)
RYOUTAN
$1,000.00

Japanese Noh performance mask of "O-Beshimi(big Beshimi)".
This Noh mask is a Noh mask of the supernatural creature and tengu who appear in an old tradition of Japan.
The big eye and nose which threaten all.
The vitality which transcended everything.

It originates in Japanese of bending with "Beshimi" into the character which passes through a mouth.

Dating from Showa period, 20st century.
It is made by woman artist in Showa, "Kurauchi Tomiyo".
However, un...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1153470 (stock #T-H882)
RYOUTAN
$1,000.00

Japanese Noh performance mask of "Kagekiyo".
This is a Noh mask of the fleeing soldier "Kagekiyo" of Heike who became blind beggar Hoshi(bonze).
Expression been ruined and disappointed.
A tooth rots and is missing.
It is caught by him at Genji and there is a tradition of scooping out both eyes oneself.

The figure of this Noh mask changes greatly with schools.

Dating from Showa period, 20st century.
It is made by woman artist in Showa, "Kurauchi Tomi...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1153469 (stock #T-H881)
RYOUTAN
$1,000.00

Japanese Noh performance mask of "Shojo".
This is a Noh mask of the fairy which has a taste for alcohol and plays intoxicatedly.
It is used for happy Noh program "Shojo." .
The Noh mask of a man.
A face becomes crimson in alcohol and eyes are smiling.

Dating from Showa period, 20st century.
It is made by woman artist in Showa, "Kurauchi Tomiyo".
However, unsigned on the mask.

It comes with original silk cloth for keep.
The condition is in very good, ...