Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1246277 (stock #pd709)
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Wonderful Keyaki (zelkova) wood dragon carving which was in between two major beams of a buddhist temple. The dragon has glass eyes and is holding the glass hoju flaming jewel in one claw. Late Meiji Period C. 1900. Excellent condition with a few minor repairs. (See pictures for condition.). Length 3 feet; height: 12". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1239657 (stock #pd684)
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$750.00
Part of a pair of buddhist temple carvings gold gilt lacquered and dated Kansei 5 (1793). the motif is of cherry blossoms. They were re-gilted in Taisho 11 (1923). They were dedicted to a buddhist temple, Juzai-In in Imamachi village by a monk from Toji Temple in Kyoto, Gensei XV. The gilt was painted by Sanbon Suekichi. Great condition. H:20" x length: 28". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1230824 (stock #pd647)
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Extremely rare 3 mingei folk festival bunraku puppet heads carved out of keyaki wood and painted with gofun crushed oyster shell and natural pigments. C. 1880. See pictures for condition. Ask for shipping quote. Heads are 7" tall and 5" wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1186378 (stock #pd509)
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$1100.00
Lovely elegant gold gilt wood transom from the roof of a buddhist temple C.1920. These decorative wood carvings called 'ramma' would be placed between the beams of a holing up the roofs. This transom has plum blossoms and peach trees carved and has a gold gilt lacquer finish. H:11" x W:26". Ask for shipping quote from our california warehouse.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1182833 (stock #pd496)
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Exceptionally rare 'tsuitate' wood carving C.1910 for the tea ceremony alcove display. Carved in wild , art deco waves out of 'keyaki wood' (zelkova) the carving sits also on a keyaki base. Gorgeous in both conception and executed carving. A stunnning sculpture. W:43" x H:18". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #976625 (stock #pd118)
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$810.00
Superb buddhist temple roof carving of a ShiShi mythical Fu Dog to protect the temple from calamity. Dated Meiji Period, c.1890 the wood is hinoki, japanese cypress, and it has been mounted on an antique block of japanese keyaki or japanese elm. The carving is very detail and the expression of the Shishi while being of a serious demeaner is also a bit playful. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote. (H: 24"; W:18")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #965900 (stock #pd106)
Kodo Arts
$780.00
Wabi-sabi original Meiji Period, c.1870 carved cypress Noh mask. This is the character, 'Beshimi' and the mask is worn by the ghost of a warrior in the Noh play, 'Kumasaka'. Unbelievably not signed on the back. Perfect condition. Ask for shipping quote. (h:22cm; w:15cm; depth:9cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #918754 (stock #pd6)
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$2400.00
The mother of all daruma wood carvings. On the back of this Edo Period c.1700 masterpiece is engraved 'Genroku 13' (c.1700) ,'Saigenshin Tsukuri' carved by Saigenshin, a famous zen monk of the time. Also 'Kyosagaju' meaning he was from a temple in the Saga District of Western Kyoto. The Carving is a magnificent flow of lines and expression. Definitely a museum quality piece. A few minor areas where the lacquer has worn away but in astonishingly great shape. $2400. (w:30cm x h:43cm). Shipping/insurance to usa or western europe $300.