Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1266310 (stock #pd766)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Great Showa Period bronze lantern that has a lighting source. Bronze with lattice of vines on the panels and can be hung or stands alone. Has a pair if desired. Ask for shipping quote from california warehouse.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1265904 (stock #pd763)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Very unusual iron bell hut for call guests to the tea ceremony. C.1950. 3 steps lead up to the bell platform. The roof is detachable. The bell is also made of iron and there is a hanging iron hammer to strike the bell. Very good sound. Ask for shipping quote from Calaifornia warehouse.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1263298 (stock #pd758)
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Fantastic old textile stencil metal cylindar turned into a lamp. The textile patterns can be seen and are highlighted by the light. Sits on a base. Metal and C,1930 Showa Period. 19" tall; 7" diameter. Condition excellent. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1263297 (stock #pd757)
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Very unusual and unique hexogonal hanko store display chest full of chops. The chest is like a lazy susan and twirls around to get to any of the 6 sides. Each door has a compartment of seals behind a glass door. The frame is cedar wood. Hundreds of chops inside. Condition perfect. Ask for shipping quote from our california warehouse. 29" high; 19" diameter.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1261727 (stock #pd752)
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$510.00
Lovely standing lacquered temple lamp. Base is chrysanthemum motif with copper metal fittings. The lamp has been repapered with reinforced rice paper making it very strong and preventing wrinkling. A lighting element has been added. Throws off a soft elegant light. Early Showa Period C.1930. H:42" x 11" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1260832 (stock #pd748)
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$1,100.00
Very striking and unusual brass buddhist temple `koro` incense burner from the early Showa period, C.1935. Heavy brass handles and a pewter mon or crest of a paulownia leaf on the front. Tripod legs of mythical buddhist elephants. The paulownia crest was the crest of Hideyoshi the second shogun so most likely a temple related to that lineage. Signed on the back by Fukushima Tokuzo who had this made and donated to a temple to honor his ancestors. 18" tall x 17" wide. Ask for shipping quote from california warehouse.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1257973 (stock #pd747)
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Exceedingly rare buddhit bronze temple lotus mizubachi from Nishi-Hogan-ji temple in Kyoto. Used to catch the rain from the huge temple tile roof, it is a very large bronze lotus shape with large lotus basin sitting on a lotus stand. A spout exits the water caught from the rain eaves at the temple. On the bottom of the upper basin is the nengo or date. Cast in Showa 24 (1949) for Nishi Hogan-ji temple in Kyoto, one of the most prestigeous and famous Tendai buddist temples in Kyoto. 100cm tall and 80cm in diameter. Thick bronze . Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1255054 (stock #pd740)
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$495.00
Very unusual pair of buddhist temple altar candle stands from the late 1950`s. The candle stands are metal with candles wired for electricity. Perfect for one`s own altar setup. Very art deco. Total height 17" x w:5".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1255052 (stock #pd739)
Kodo Arts
$375.00
C.1950 set of temple altar brass lotus flowers. Usually held in bronze flower vases. (we have upon request). All the 9 flowers of the set are in each bouquet. 11" tall and 5" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1254681 (stock #pd736)
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$1,100.00
Superb pair of temple metal lanterns from the Showa Period, C.1935. Quite elegant and wonderful thunder and diamond diaper designs on the panels. Excellent condition. Can be papered and electric lights installed upon request. Each 15" tall and 10" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1254679 (stock #pd735)
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Lovely hand hammered copper flower vase from the famed Gyokusen-do foundry. This particular vase has an elegant gold sandwiched between stiking orange. The art deco form and rich feeling makes this a very pleasing piece. Signed on the bottom with the Gyokusen-do hanko. 7" tall and 6" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1930 item #1253271 (stock #pd732)
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$475.00
Very wabi-sabi signed Kato Josuke XX (20th) oribe flower vase for tea ceremony. Comes in signed origianl paulownia wood box. C.1930. The Kato family is a legendary Seto kiln family. Their Oribe work is the standard. Josuke is the father of Kato Sho another exceedingly famous potterer in the family. H:10" x w: 4". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1950 item #1253270 (stock #pd729)
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$495.00
Excellent sounding bronze temple bell used for sutra chanting in a buddhist zen temple. Sits on a silk cushion and comes with a wood striker lacquered and covered in goat skin. The sound is deep and reverberating. Very good condition. H: of bell only 9". Diameter:9". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1252575 (stock #pd727)
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Gorgeous and elegantly designed C. 1950 art deco lamp. Lacquered wood and rice paper. Electric light bulb with wiring ingeniously up the leg. Slight crack in base (see pictures). h:65cm x w:23cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1252228 (stock #pd626)
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$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 : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1250586 (stock #pd722)
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$1400.00
Fabulous art deco brass globe lantern from a buddhist temple. Opens in semi-spheres. Inside is a sturdy coated rice pape rand electric bulb. Throws off a wonderful ambient light and highlights the vine lattice brass design. Very elegant. Condition very good. See pictures. H:18" ; diameter:14". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1247490 (stock #pd719)
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Fantastic bronze garden lantern very unusual for its tall size and beautiful metalwork in the door panels. The top has paulownia leafs in relief and the rich patina on the bronze creates a lovely blue-green colorization. Showa Period C. 1950. H:32"x Diameter:24". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1930 item #1247488 (stock #pd710)
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$880.00
Fantastic early Showa Period C.1930 wood Shinto altar. Finely detailed architectural woodworking with japanese joinery and copper metal fittings. Lovvely flowing design. H:15" x W: 17". Ask for shipping quote.