Japanese Antique, Kamakura, Ryoutan, Lacquer,Cloisonne,satsuma,Silver,Paintings,Bamboo RYOUTAN
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1232831 (stock #T-H364)
RYOUTAN
$11,000.00
A splendid "Shibayama" lacquer ware Kodansu (incense box) by "Shibayama Soichi" (1868-1912) of Meiji-period, decorated with inlaid scenery of old palace, stream and garden in fan form. By removing the top cover, it appears a beautiful picture of Mt. Fuji which can be divided into three small boxes, and a lovely pomegranate incense tray inlaid with shellfish...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1135846 (stock #T-H370)
RYOUTAN
$9,480.00

Japanese Kodansu(small chest with drawers for incense-wood)decorated in beautiful makie and nashiji lacquer work.

Dating from late Edo period or early Meiji, 1800-1880.
Designed of gold Makie is pine tree, Azumaya(a thatched building without walls built in the rustic style in a landscape garden as a place for a guest to sit and rest.) and Japanese traditional garden scenery.
It is so exquisite incense container, called "Kodansu" in Japanese...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1226092 (stock #T-M1111)
RYOUTAN
$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 : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1235563 (stock #T-H374)
RYOUTAN
$5,000.00
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1232604 (stock #T-M745)
RYOUTAN
$4,000.00
Brilliant Owari Cloisonne vase decorated with shining gold fishes by Hayashi Kodenji(1831-1915), one of the best Meiji-era cloisonne masters. This tiny vase demonstrates the essential beauty of the cloisonne art works. The elegant gold fishes on the vase really look like as if they are swimming in the fresh water of light blue background. It actually looks much more beautiful than it appears on the catalog photos...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1225856 (stock #T-H1114)
RYOUTAN
$4,000.00

Kato Shuntai's work(1802-1877).
A rabbit shaped stoneware hand warmer(Teaburi).
Late Edo-period(19th century), impressed seal on the base Shuntai [Kato Shuntai (1802-1877)].

This stoneware was produced at the kiln of the Owari domain(han).
Therefor the mark of Aoi crest is on the base of the body.
Since Shuntai was very talented, he was chosen for official potter of the domain...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1241131 (stock #T-H1084)
RYOUTAN
$3,800.00
An elegant, refined and functional set of tea articles, consists of tea box, tea cup, chashaku (tea spoon), chatakutate (tea whisk stand) and shifuku (drawstring bag). Inside of the rid of the black lacqured tea box is decorated with a drawings of a horse in gold makie technique. The blue and white tea bowl was made by Eiraku Zengoro of Kahin Shiryu. The tea spoon is made of ivory, and the tea whisk stand is a lacqure ware. The draawstring bag is made of silk...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 2000 item #1223031 (stock #T-H1080)
RYOUTAN
$3,790.00

This beautiful incense burner is worked by Chahira Issai in Wajima.
It is a wonderful Wajima lacquered incense burner in skillful gold makie with pattern called "Shiogama Maki-e".
Shiogama Maki-e is a pattern of scenery of seaside in Japan, mostly means seaside in Miyagi prefecture.

The hoya(globe)is made by pure silver(100% silver), signed "Jyungin" mark by Kanji chiseled on the edge of the globe.

The condition is in perfect.
It comes with signed original kiri-box,Tom...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1236762 (stock #T-H373)
RYOUTAN
$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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1234853 (stock #T-H622)
RYOUTAN
$3,600.00
A gorgeous gold and silver inlaid Kiseru (tobacco pipe) of early Meiji-period. A natural ivory body, decorated with scenery of a fisherman fishing in the ocean by gold, silver and bronze inlay technique. Very elaborate and detailed metalwork on such a thin pipe. We can imagine how highly skilled the craftsmen of that times. It is rather heavy than it looks, which exude a certain dignity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1232726 (stock #T-H373)
RYOUTAN
$3,600.00
A gorgeous gold Makie small box of Meiji-period. Two quails and a butterfly painted with gold Takamakie technique look well-rounded...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1238216 (stock #T-M1018)
RYOUTAN
$3,400.00
A splendid brass vase titled "Choritsu" which means "Stand still." This elegant bronze vase has modern taste, yet it has an atmosphere strangely apposite for both traditional Japanese style and modernized Western style spaces.

The author, Shugoro Hasuda was a metal molding artist from Ishikawa. He acted as a pioneer in modernization of the metalworking. By integrating sculpture with metalworking, he developed the traditional metalworking arts for narrow life space to larger urban space...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1243210 (stock #T-A1096)
RYOUTAN
$3,400.00
Lovely Kyoto Pottery Censer by Miura Chikusen A fabulous Kyoto (Kiyomizu) pottery incense burner made by Miura Chikusen 1st, decorated with floral geometric pattern in various colors against lively green ground. It comes with elaborately carved silver chimney and a pottery one. Censers are any type of vessels made for burning incense. In many cultures, burning incense has spiritual and religious connotations, and this influences the design and decoration of the censer.

Miura Chiku...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1236510 (stock #T-T667)
RYOUTAN
$3,400.00
A fabulous shippo large box made by old Ando Shippo company, a famous Shippo company known for its high grade cloisonne ware since Meiji-period. This excellent cloisonne box decorated with rose, lily, chrysanthemum and various flowers on copper ground, using elaborate "Moriage-shippo" or raised enamel technique. The base material is old copper that has a taste of chic and good old-fashioned. The inside box is finished with silk. Inside of the lid, it has family crests with metal.

Condit...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1240086 (stock #T-BN1071)
RYOUTAN
$3,200.00
A splendid enameling-on-metal flower vase by Ogasawara Shuzo, using the technique of the transparent enameling on metal made during Meiji Era. The upper part of the vase is decorated with the beautiful turquoise blue ground, and in the center, three carps are freshly drawn as if they are really swimming in water. Under the sunlight, the scales of these fishes shine as if they are alive in this beautiful flower vase.

Since these carps are drawn by using the transparent enamels (tomei-sh...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1244525 (stock #T-O1085)
RYOUTAN
$3,200.00
A pair of fine bronze vases decorated with elaborate gold and shibuichi inlaid bird and flower motifs. Shibuichi is an alloy alloy of copper and silver in a ratio of 4:1. The unique point of this bronze vase is that the pedals and leaves of flowers are painted in colors.

The Japanese metalworks of those days were far more elaborate than that of these days, because they were made by craftsmen who used to be sword-smith or sword accessory maker who have long family tradition as craftsm...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #1192314 (stock #T-h1008)
RYOUTAN
$3,160.00

Very fine Japanese "Go" board and a "Go" bowl and Go pieces set.
Artist name "Somata Shinzan"(1932~).
A famous Wajima lacquer artist with many domestic award histories.

Go bowls are decorated in beautiful rise makie on the roiro(shiny deep black)lacquer ground with tiger and dragon design.
Go board is based on real Japanese nutmeg tree.
A grain of wood is very beautiful.

There are two kind of Go piece.
A white is based on real Japanese common crient clam,Hamagur...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #1192313 (stock #T-h1008)
RYOUTAN
$3,160.00

Very fine Japanese "Go" board and a "Go" bowl and Go pieces set.
Artist name "Somata Shinzan"(1932~).
A famous Wajima lacquer artist with many domestic award histories.

Go bowls are decorated in beautiful rise makie on the roiro(shiny deep black)lacquer ground with tiger and dragon design.
Go board is based on real Japanese nutmeg tree,Hon-Kaya.
A grain of wood is very beautiful.

There are two kind of Go piece.
A white is based on real Japanese common crient clam...