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 : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1223027 (stock #T-H1074)
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)
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)
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1220936 (stock #T-H1076)
The blue-and-white porcelain incense burner which the pottery Tsuji Hitachi of highest-class Arita ware made at the Edo period.
The Tsuji House has a 350-year history and superb technique for making white porcelain.
Since the generation of the one hundred eleventh Emperor Reigen(1664), the Tsuji House has been taking orders for tableware from the Japanese Imperial Household...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1220934 (stock #T-h1103)
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1220254 (stock #T-H1073)
The hanging scroll of the Tanzaku specially decorated in the room of the tea ceremony.
Chinese poetry small hanging scroll which can be called zenith of beauty of Japan...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1220247 (stock #T-h1102)
This antique lacquer plate is formed as a fish.
A part of body is a lid and it can dish up cooking etc. to inside. The tray is also a set.
It is a plate of the auspicious lacquer ware used for the auspicious banquet in old Japan.
It is a very new excellent piece.
We also have small size of the same type as this form.
Please ask in the case of an order...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1219654 (stock #T-bn1066)
Antique fine ko-dansu with cherry and Japanese cedar design.
The condition of it is in excellent, no chip, no crack and no restoration.
It is decorated in skillful lacquer technique and brilliant gold takamaki-e(rise maki-e) with cherry and Japanese cedar on the surface, interior has gold nashiji finish.
A part of the surface of small drawer is decorated with autumn flower, maple leaf, grass, chrysanthemum and bellflower, and inside of the small door is decorated with maple tree...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1219506 (stock #T-o1106)
A design with a calmly person and the brave cow.
The person which look also like a hermit and cow.
It is an incense burner of the first Makuzu Kozan with elaborate and the high quality design.
Miyagawa (Makuzu) Kozan (1842-1916) was appointed artist to the Japanese Imperial household and was one of the greatest potters of the Meiji Era.
The condition of this article is in very wonderful...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1219502 (stock #T-h1098)
The title of this antique woodblock print is "Floating Pavilion of Katada in Snow".
Katada is a one of the eight beauty spots around Lake Biwa in Omi.
This floating pavilion is a small shrine.
Date : Showa 9, 1934.
The artist name is Tsuchiya Koitsu(1870-1949).
It is possessed by the Tokyo National Museum.
The condition of it is in nice.
No restoration and no rift.
Measurements about : 39cm(15.4") X 26.5cm(10.4").
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1218616 (stock #T-h1085)
Very gorgeous Lacquered document box(Tebako)with skillful gold rise maki-e(Taka-maki-e)in Showa period, 20th century.
It is decorated with auspicious motif, pine, bamboo, ume, cherry, waterfall, mountain, the palace style main house and maple.
The inside of the lid is decorated with crane, pine and ume on the wonderful nashiji gold makie ground.
The inside of this main box has gorgeous nashiji finish.
Signed artist name "Akimasa" on the base...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1218294 (stock #T-h1092)
Hanabusa ItchÃ´ (1652 â February 7, 1724) was a Japanese painter, calligrapher, and haiku poet.
He originally trained in the KanÃ´ style, under KanÃ´ Yasunobu, but ultimately rejected that style and became a literati (bunjin).
One of this a pair of hanging scrolls is painted with moon and Tanuki(raccoon dog) in autumn scenery.
Other of it is painted with fox's wedding parade "Kitsune-no-yomeiri".
It is like as a fairy tale world...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #1218281 (stock #T-h1099)
This is a work of the famous artist of the Takaoka copperware.
The shallow flower basin of Suga Gessin which continues from generation to generation from the Edo period.
The work of the second generation is conjectured.
A very unique design.
It is a shallow flower basin for flower arrangement expressing the water symbolized by the kappa.
The wonderful design which is likely to hear a sound of water which flows into a swamp or a pond...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1216699 (stock #T-bn1069)
He was born in 1898 Tokyo Asakusa.
In 1912, it will be initiated into Kaburagi Kiyotaka at the age of 14...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1216533 (stock #T-h1091)
By Shibata Zeshin(1807-1891), lacquer artist, the painter and the Japanese-style painter who worked from the end of the Edo period to the middle of Meiji.
He was a famous and revolutionary Japanese painter and lacquer artist of the late Edo period and early Meiji era.
In Japan, he is ironically known as both too modern, a panderer to the Westernization movement, and also an overly conservative traditionalist who did nothing to stand out from his contemporaries.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1215153 (stock #T-h1088)
This best quality suzuribako of rectangular form is docerated in gold and silver makie with maple leaf, big tree and beautifl deer.
The maculation of deer is decorated in raden(mother-of-pearl inlay)work with brilliant white, pink, turquoise green, pale blue, blue, navy and dark green color.
The scene is luxuriously rendered in taka-makie on a dry lacquer ground.
On the interior lid, against a nashiji ground, ornamented with dense sprinkling of wild chrysanthemum flower and sm...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1211478 (stock #T-h1086)
This Wajima lacquer Japanese reading desk with gold makie is one of the article of a superfine quality in Showa(20th century).
Wajima lacquer Studio name is "Inachu Japanese Lacquer Art Studio".
This maker was loved by the Imperial Household in Showa period.
Princess Michiko had the jewel box purchased in this store in the old days.
The pattern with the Makie lacquer work is a special attraction, cormorant fishing "Ukai" in from early summer to early autumn in Japan.