Japanese Antique, Kamakura, Ryoutan, Lacquer,Cloisonne,satsuma,Silver,Paintings,Bamboo RYOUTAN
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #1245760 (stock #T-H1045)
RYOUTAN
$1,800.00
A set of five superb reed-shaped bronze plates chiseled by Nihashi Yoshihira, prestigious metal artists of Showa era who was recommended to a living national treasure. Each of five bronze plates chiseled in Katagiri-bori (one side cut) technique, are depicted with the drawings of lively animals and insects such as a crane, a poppy, a butterfly, a frog and a grasshopper. It might be a good idea to change each reed plate every season to enjoy...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1245257 (stock #T-H1080)
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A gorgeous Wajima lacquered incense burner made by Chahira Issai, one of the most prestigious Wajima lacquer art craftsmen of today. The family has been dedicated to succeed the traditional Wajima lacquer technique and further to develop it with new technology in modern days...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1970 item #1245071 (stock #T-H1085)
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A gorgeous gold Makie lacquer document box by Matoba Akimasa. The elaborate Takamakie (raised makie) box is decorated with auspicious flower motifs, such as pine, bamboo, plume, cherry blossom against beautiful natural landscape. Inside of the box is decorated with splendid Nashiji finish. Also the inside of the lid is decorated with auspicious motifs such as crane and pine tree...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1244953 (stock #T-H1077)
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$900.00
A tiny yet tasteful refined "Somesuke" (Blue-and-white) incense case, with birds in floral patterns by Makuzu Kozan. "Somesuke" is a white pottery with indigo patterns, which is often find in Imari ware.

Miyagawa (Makuzu) Kozan I (1842-1916) was appointed artist to the Japanese Imperial household and was one of the greatest potters of the Meiji Era...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1244835 (stock #T-BN1065)
RYOUTAN
$2,800.00
A lovely, unique and glamorous Makie lacquer small box in Treasure ship form, decorated with floral design on the top and wave pattern on the side. A treasure ship is one of the traditional Japanese auspicious motif. It is said that the ship is for Seven Deities of Good Fortune who bring us various kind of treasures with the boat. This sail boat shaped Makie box is so elegant and sophisticated that even we can use it today as jewel box or accessory case...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1244526 (stock #T-J1095)
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A lovely pair of Owari cloisonne wired enamel vases, delicately decorated with beautiful spring flowers, such as cherry blossom, wisteria, daisy and bell flower against deep navy ground. Some lovely songbirds are also depicted in vivid detail with elaborate wired cloisonne technique.

This pair of vases are highly sophisticated because the same pictures on a vase are drawn symmetrically for both of them. It conveys the joyful atmosphere of warm spring time...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1244439 (stock #T-A1097)
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A splendid Gold Makie Tobacco Bon(tray) set with Sumiyoshi motif Makie finished with plenty of gilt on Nashiji ground. This is an excellent, highly sophisticated and elegant Makie artwork of Meiji period. Its high quality Makie lacquer work technique might be equal to that of the ones in an art museum. The globe is made of pure silver with the weight of 298g...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1244433 (stock #T-O1154)
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Fabulous Komai style hexagonal shaped incense container with detailed gold and silver inlay by Bizan during Meiji period. It portraits the peaceful scenery of old palace rimmed by geometric pattern with elaborate inlay works. Same as the delicate inlay works of Komai company of at that time, this hexagonal shaped box is also applied with the very minute and elaborate inlay techniques of the traditional metal craftsman of Meiji-period...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1244184 (stock #T-BN1068)
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A beautiful quaint woodblock print titled "Late Spring in Komuro" by Ito Shinsui. This woodblock print on spring scenery with cherry blossom conveys the warm and bright atmosphere of late spring in a traditional Japanese old town in mountain area.

Ito Shinsui (1898-1972) was a Japanese woodblock prints artist during Taisho to Showa period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1244183 (stock #T-M1150)
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This lovely incense container with birds and flower motif is made by Uematsu Hobi, one of the prestigious Makie lacquer artists during Meiji-early Showa period...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1244072 (stock #T-BN1067)
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A fabulous woodblock print by Hasui Kawase titled, "Rain on the Lake (Matsue)." It is amazing that we can clearly see the falling rain on the lake, and sense gentle wind of a rainy day with the picture.

Hasui Kawase (1883–1957) was a prominent Japanese painter of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and one of the chief printmakers in the shin-hanga ("new prints") movement. Kawase studied ukiyo-e and Japanese style painting at the studio of Kiyokata Kabura...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1244067 (stock #T-BN1040)
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A pair of precious cloisonne enamel vases made during Meiji period. This vases are decorated with the elaborate wired cloisonne technique and delicate color graduation used in flower pedals and leaves, which reminds us of the painstaking craftsmanship of that time. Although the shape, the hight, and the ground color of the twin vases are almost same, motifs in the center of the vase and design patterns of the mouth and the base are uniquely depicted. One vase is decorated with doves against c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1243656 (stock #T-BN1033)
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This gorgeous Kyoto Satsuma vase is delicately decorated with the paintings of cherry-blossom viewing on an good old peaceful spring day. Although unsigned, this lovely vase with detailed gilt work reminds us of the style of Kinkozan or Ryuzan. One side of the vase is decorated with a picture of a beautiful woman in traditional style enjoying cherry blossom, the other side is with a scenery of a old town where people are enjoying cherry-blossom near a shrine. Both pictures take us back to the ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1243647 (stock #T-O1057)
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A Goryeo celadon porcelain style vase decorated with inlaid phoenix and chrysanthemum motifs by Miyagawa "Makuzu" Kozan the 2nd(1858-1940).

Makuzu Kozan is one of the most influential pottery during Meiji to early Showa period for its unique grand relief pottery and high quality earthenware with multicolored overgraze enamels. Their products were exhibited at Philadelphia World Exposition and evaluated highly in Europe and the U.S. to become a world-famous pottery. Although the pot...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1970 item #1243566 (stock #T-O1061)
RYOUTAN
$1,800.00
This big wooden tray is decorated with colored lacquer high relief against the background of beautiful wood-grain of Japanese zelkova called Keyaki. The dragonfly and wild orchid on the tray are painted with colored lacquer three dimensionally. The lacquer high relief ("Takamorie") is a kind of lacquer decoration technique. Using paintbrush, these motifs were thickly lacquered and finished with natural touch.

Condition: This lovely wooden tray is in excellent condition, with no ch...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1243389 (stock #T-BN1070)
RYOUTAN
$2,800.00
This rarely found cubic raised cloisonne enamel small box is decorated with a motif of carp against refreshing light blue background. It looks like the carps on the lid are really swimming in fresh water, as it is decorated with the transparent cloisonne, using both wired and non-wired cloisonne technique. The transparent cloisonne is one of the cloisonne enamel technique. The raised enamel is laid between thin raised metal lines and heated. The finished piece has transparent enamel held between...
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...