Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1332836 (stock #pd954)
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$810.00
Elegant Taisho Period C.1920 gold and black lacquered wood lotus stand for a buddhist diety. Can be used for any purpose. Lotus leaves and buddhist clouds in gold and the top in black lacquer. Comes in original wood box. 21" wide x 9" tall and 15" deep. Small wear on top; see photo. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1332835 (stock #pd955)
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$610.00
Late Meiji Period C.1900 Shinto Shrine votive painting of a Shinto horse. Inscripted on the wood is that this painting should be hung in front of the shrine treasure room. 20" wide x 16" tall. Made of cedar wood and natural plant pigments. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1330696 (stock #pd952)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Quite elegant Taisho Period wagumi Japanese style bamboo flower basket featuring bamboo inserts, susudake bamboo, and a rattan weave on the handle. Excellent condition. 16" tall by 12" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1329848 (stock #pd946)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Important Edo Period C.1850 scroll painting of Kannon holding `Yatagarasu` the divine crow and messenger to the gods. Symbolizes the sun and like the sacred phoenix resides in the celestial realm. A mark of rebirth and rejuvenation. Yatagarasu as a crow-god is a symbol specifically of guidance. This great crow was sent from heaven as a guide for Emperor Jimmu on his initial journey from the region which would become Kumano to what would become Yamato, (Yoshino and then Kashihara). It is generally accepted that Yatagarasu is an incarnation of Taketsunimi no mikoto. Crow has 3 legs. Scroll painting has been framed. Ask for shipping quote. 32" tall and 15" wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1920 item #1329299 (stock #pd945)
Kodo Arts
$1,600.00
Very unusual black on gold lacquered Taisho Period C.1920 pair of temple altar flowers. Beautifully carved set of 9 lotus flowers in each set. Very good condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1328591 (stock #pd944)
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Fantastic and very rare Oribe ceramic garden lantern with trademark oribe olive greens and hagi white stem and middle. Taisho Period, C.1920 this tall 5 foot lantern comes in 6 parts. A few minor old chips, see pictures, but otherwise in remarkably good condition. 30 inches wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1327750 (stock #pd940)
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Very special Bakumatsu (end of Edo Period) C.1860 signed Ceramic Kannon goddess of mercy diety from Bizen in central Japan, one of the premier pottery capitals of old japan. The potter/sculpter is Kokichi. From a buddhist temple, the bizen glaze has lichen spotting indicting it was outside in a shrine. Exceptionally big at 29 inches and 11 inches wide, this diety is a museum piece. Unbelievably perfect condition. The compassion and equanimity from the face is amazing. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1800 item #1326671 (stock #pd938)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Museum piece late 1700`s Kagura mask. Carved out of paulownia wood, these masks were used in Kagura theater which was a Shinto theatrical dance tied to the rythmns of the agricultural calendar. Age wear per photos but wonderful wabi-sabi patina and textures. Ask for shipping quote. H:21cm; W:18cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1800 item #1326669 (stock #pd937)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Exceptional Edo Period late 1700`s Kagura mask carved out of Paulowia wood. Kanji on the back means `the 38th@ and `Kinzan` presumably the maker. Age wear as per photos. Fabulous wabi sabi age. H:19cm ; W:15cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1326210 (stock #pd920)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Very art deco Taisho Period iron garden lantern. Was lit by oil in the early 1900`s. Great lines and unusual size and configuration. height 19 inches x diameter 14 inches. Very good condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1326209 (stock #pd931)
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Magnificent huge iron garden lantern. Actually it was the top haf of what must have been the biggest iron lantern ever. Taisho Period C.1920. 30 inches tall and 23 inches in diameter. Ask for shipping quote from Californai warehouse.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1325548 (stock #pd933)
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Exceedingly rare large Shunga Scroll Painting. The detail and artistry is superb as is the condition of the painting itself. The scroll has some issues; see pictures in the upper part near the top of the scroll proper. We have never seen a painting this well painted this large. A beauty. Painting: 43 1/2 inchs wide; 27 inches tall. Total scroll: 62 inches tall; 49 inches wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1920 item #1325547 (stock #pd932)
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The ubiquitous Inari dieties are found throughout Japan guarding Inari Shrines. Inari is a diety believed to descend from the mountains each spring to assist with rice cultivation and the fox is believed to be the dieties` messenger. Usually one female and one male, they guard the entrance to Inari Shinto Shrines. In their mouths are the hoju , sacred gem and the treasure house key. Hand formed with finger marks on the inside. Taisho Period, C.1912-1926. 44cm tall x 23cm wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1323838 (stock #pd915)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Best turtle/crane bronze candlestick we have ever seen. The relief work and detail is magnificent. Late Meiji Period C.1890 piece. The lotus at the top has a square insert which dates the piece to Meiji. H:45 x width:15cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1323833 (stock #pd919)
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Authentic real Japanese bronze sage/carp koro or incense burner late Meiji Period c. 1910. Many of these pieces are fake these days so when you get a real one with patina and detailed bronzework, it really stands out. Rich patina and features. 41cm tall x 36cm wide and 27cm deep. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1323223 (stock #pd896)
Kodo Arts
$450.00
Beautiful tea jar Taisho Period C.1920 from a wood fired climbing kiln in Shigaraki one of the great pottery centers of Japan. The organic , natural glaze patterns from the wood fire heat have produced a truly superb example of Shigaraki splendor. H:26cm; diameter:23cm Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1323222 (stock #pd917)
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Superb late Meiji Period C.1900 bronze lamp that used oil and wick. Absolutely spectacular bronze craftsmanship and detail from floral vine lattice on the door and side panels to the treasure symbols in fine relief around the base. H:49cm; diameter:30cm. Condition excellent except for a missing bell or two on the protruding eaves. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1837 VR item #1322074 (stock #pd897)
Kodo Arts
$3,200.00
Thick, heavy red bronze Edo Period Zen Buddhist Temple bell dated c.1830. The bronze work is more intricate than most bells with the knobs in finer relief and the sound is more expansive. Very resonent ring. Great condition, no cracks or dents (see photos). Ask for shipping quote. H:50cm x diameter:30cm.