Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1339897 (stock #pd974)
Kodo Arts
$5,500.00
Exceedingly rare and regal 4ft 8" japanese early Showa Period c. 1935 bronze lantern. Beautiful mythical dragons in relief on the middle section with bamboo motif door panes. Base replicates a lotus. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1229398 (stock #pd638)
Kodo Arts
$3,800.00
Very rare and unusual zen buddhist temple lantern in original kiri (paulownia) wood box. Dated on the box, Showa 3 (1929). Bronze with rice paper lining. Electrical light was added. Wonderful condition with a few bronze spots. Ask for shipping quote. H:51cm x Diameter :33cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1930 item #1345216 (stock #pd989)
Kodo Arts
$3,000.00
Outstanding C.1930 gold lacquer wood shrine with intricately carved dragons on the front poles and chrysanthemums, elephants etc. all adorning this magnificent work. Excellent condition. 32" high by 17" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1191894 (stock #pd530)
Kodo Arts
$2,800.00
Exceptionaly large buddhist temple bronze bell with a sound equally as large and beautiful. Diameter is 43cm and height is 31cm. Sits on a silk cushion and comes with red lacquered wood striker. THe foundry mark is on the bell. Showa Period C. 1935. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1344844 (stock #pd991)
Kodo Arts
$2,800.00
Superb sounding zen temple bell with the date inxscribed Showa 3 (C.1929). In excellent condition and well casted. H:22" by 11" diameter. Thick bronze. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1342682 (stock #pd986)
Kodo Arts
$2,600.00
Art Deco early Showa Period C. 1935 pair of brass buddhist temple lamps. Wonderful vine diaper motif . Electric lamp in side. Creates fabulous ambiance. Great condition. Opens in the middle on hinges. 20" tall by 14" diameter. ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1960 item #1350025 (stock #mc15)
Kodo Arts
$2,500.00
Rare and well crafted bronze art deco peony stand from the post war era. Would make a fabulous stand for the right piece. 13" tall by 9"wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1930 item #1357787 (stock #mc41)
Kodo Arts
$2,500.00
Important pair of Taisho Period c. 1921 bronze zen buddhist temple lamps with lacquered wood stands. Inscribed on lamps is date and village of temple. Stands are older from Meiji Period C.1890. Inscribed are parishiners names. Great condition. Stands 31" x 18"; lamps 25" x 11". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1321823 (stock #pd918)
Kodo Arts
$2,500.00
Very Rare early Showa Period bronze oil lamp. Can be fitted for electricty. Heavy bronze; came from a doctor@s household. 4 panels with tortoise diaper motif. Great legs. Condition excellent. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1348649 (stock #mc8)
Kodo Arts
$2,000.00
Great pair of bronze hanging lanterns dated Showa 6 (C.1932). Each lantern has iron chain for hanging. The lanterns have waves in relief at the base and a gold crest on each glass panel. Quite large at 16" high and 14" wide. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1061847 (stock #pd246)
Kodo Arts
$2000.00
Quite exceptional murashi-do bronze hibachi in the original box signed and dated Taisho Period 11 April (c.1922). Heavy red bronze was used and when the bronze is red hot it is dipped in hot oil to achieve the mottled colorations of the metal. The piece is then smoked with rice straw for setting and more coloring. Would be stunning as a dinner table center piece with flowers. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote. H:29cm x diameter: 27cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1341372 (stock #pd980)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Lovely `Shishu` hand embroidery 4 panel screen of cranes. Fine, intricate work. Black lacquered frame. Comes in origianl cedar box. Fantastic Showa period C. 1935. Perfect size for over a couch, flat on the wall. 42" tall by 70". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1930 item #1339286 (stock #pd969)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Wonderful set of two nicely sized black& gold lacquer wood zen buddhist temple stands. Dated inscription reads Showa 2 from Myofuku-ji Temple near Tokyo. Stands would make numerous creative ideas come to life. A bit of lacquer wear on the top ( see pictures) but adds character, otherwise magnificent. 30" tall by 18" long.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1298335 (stock #pd849)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Stunning pair of large zen buddhist temple altar lights with metal lattice work against a back of white providing a spectacular soft temple lighting atmosphere. C.1950 with wonderful relief on the metal lotus flower petals at the top. H:107cm x width:38cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #1339287 (stock #pd968)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Hand hammered very large zen buddhist temple bell, c. 1935. Signed with the characters `te-uchi` hand hammered by Zuiho, one of the premeir makers pre-war. Very large at 14" diammeter and 17" tall. Fabulous sound that keeps going..... With cushion and striker. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1348308 (stock #mc11)
Kodo Arts
$1,500.00
Stunning early Showa Period C.1935 bronze flower vase with a hawk flying under a moon in relief on one side and a cursive tanka poem inscribed on the other on tripod wave legs. Absolutely a work of art. our caligraphy translator said the cursive japanese writing even on papar was a masterpiece. To execute it in metal was exceptional. The style was so old we couldn`t translate. 14" tall by 8" wide. Original paulownia box. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1252228 (stock #pd626)
Kodo Arts
$1,500.00
Stunning Imari charger with original paulownia wood box signed and dated C.1951. This plate was the work of Ogata Koen who won the Saga Prefecture Mayor prize with this plate in 1951. This launched him on a distinguished career and established him as the preeminent Imari artisan of the day. From Arita in Kyushu in southern Japan, this is the home of Imari. This is by far the best Imari Kodo Arts has ever seen. Diameter:38cm. With paulownia signed original box. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1182832 (stock #pd497)
Kodo Arts
$1500.00
Large, thick bronze 'murashido' flower vase with patinated coloring and art deco look. 'Murashido' is a bronze finishing technique perfected in the Taisho Period c. 1912-1926 whereby hotly fired bronzes were dipped in a hot oil to achieve the spectacular coloring effects. This piece displays this genius and more. Would make an exceptional flower vase. Excellent condition with two tiny dents. (see pictures) Diameter: 14" x H:16". Ask for shipping quote.