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


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Ryotan, Kamakura
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1088748 (stock #T-F1)
RYOUTAN
Sold. Thank you!

Standing Jizo Bosatsu sculpted from grayish stone on a lotus shaped base, the hands holding a small hoju(sacred jewel).

A bodhisattva bosatsu believed to have been entrusted with the task of saving sentient beings during the period between the death of Shaka and the advent of the next Buddha.

This stone jizo Bosatsu have a red hat on his head...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1112885 (stock #T-Y769)
RYOUTAN
$1,430.00

Japanese old paintings scroll is Mori Sosen style.

The Monkey is depicted with very good brush strokes.
Painted with sumi ink and color on silk.

Signed artist name "Sosen" and sealed.
There is some rucks and marks on the mount due to old age.
The painting is in good condition.

It comes with wooden kiri-box.
Dating from Meiji period,19th century.

Painted area : 41x100cm(16.1"X39.3").
Scroll Size: 51x177cm(20"X69.7").
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1124293 (stock #T-M802)
RYOUTAN
Sold. Thank you!

A work by "Komai Otojiro"(1842-1917), a great metalwork artist in the closing days of the Tokugawa shogunate.

It is a amazing article and perfect condition as cultural treasure class.

As Komai's work has the tradition that Otojiro learned technology from the Higo inlay artist and Shusuke Misaki.
There are many works of the texture inlay of gold and silver overwhelmingly(Nunome-zogan)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1127592 (stock #T-Z004)
RYOUTAN
$2,500.00

Oe Ryoki(1874 ~ died unknown):Japanese-style painter.

He was born in Kyoto.
His teacher is Kono Bairei.
He often painted at Maiko or Geisya called "Bijin-ga".
This "Maiko"(Geisya girl) is very pretty and standing on the terrace and looking at festival in Kyoto...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1127594 (stock #T-Z004)
RYOUTAN
$2,500.00

Oe Ryoki(1874 ~ died unknown):Japanese-style painter.

He was born in Kyoto.
His teacher is Kono Bairei.
He often painted at Maiko or Geisya called "Bijin-ga".
This "Maiko"(Geisya girl) is very pretty and standing on the terrace and looking at festival in Kyoto...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1136183 (stock #T-H434)
RYOUTAN
Sold. Thank you!

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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1145983 (stock #T-S1)
RYOUTAN
$3,000.00

Miyagawa Issho(1689-1780).

Japanese great Ukiyoe artist in Edo period.
This scroll title is "Oukabijin".(The beauty under a cherry tree.)
The mounting is made with the very beautiful and elegant old cloth of the time.
It is a handwoven old cloth with fine embroidery.

This piece is restored just recently.
It became more beautiful.
Signed an artist name and sealed on the left side in image.

There is an another sign of the title and artist name on the wooden...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1145984 (stock #T-S1)
RYOUTAN
$3,000.00

Miyagawa Issho(1689-1780).

Japanese great Ukiyoe artist in Edo period.
This scroll title is "Oukabijin".(The beauty under a cherry tree.)
The mounting is made with the very beautiful and elegant old cloth of the time.
It is a handwoven old cloth with fine embroidery.

This piece is restored just recently.
It became more beautiful.
Signed an artist name and sealed on the left side in image.

There is an another sign of the title and artist name on the wooden...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1149634 (stock #T-A804)
RYOUTAN
Sold. Thank you!

This article is a best quality pure silver metal work, impressive Japanese Jyungin(100% pure silver) covered jar with Shibayama decor on the ivory made body.

The covered jar has high quality and beauty of Meiji art.

Shibayama decor entailed the extensive use of inlay designs complemented by makie images...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1152115 (stock #T-H877)
RYOUTAN
Sold. Thank you!

Japanese Noh performance mask of "Shikami" who demon-god and roots out the evil in this world.

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 good, no crack and no repaired.
There are some discoloration due to age on the metal part of eyes.
It has fine patina.

We have 15 pieces of this artist's Noh mask series in ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1153467 (stock #T-H880)
RYOUTAN
$1,000.00

Japanese Noh performance mask of "Yase Otoko" who worldly desires of a last world are repented and it is troubled by hell. .
The Noh mask of a revengeful ghost.
The muscles of a cheek or a frame become thin and fall, cheekbones are high and eyes sink. Vitality is lost and it is a weak-looking expression...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 #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...