Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #499259 (stock #KA67)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Signed 'Sesshu Komyoji', this antique Japanese bronze post top is from Komyoji temple in what was known as Sesshu in old Edo. It was one of the main stops on a buddhist pilgrimage of 33 temples in Wakayama Prefecture south of Kyoto. c.1850-1867. (15" x 6") (37cm x 15cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $90.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #621894 (stock #KA462)
Kodo Arts
$680.00
Antique Japanese bronze suiban flower vessel for the tea ceremony. Beautiful diaper background design and raised flowers on the four corners. Signed on the bottom, "Togyokusai". Meiji Period, c.1900. (6½" x 5") (16cm x 13cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $50.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #631101 (stock #KA476)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Japanese antique bronze zen sage riding a horse. Most of these scenes come from zen parables extolling the virtues of tranquility. This late 19th century bronze is a sage with a removable hat. There is a small hole where a pin could attach the sage to the horse but he sits perfectly balanced without it. Very elegant. c.1890. (11" x 9" x 5") (28cm x 23cm x 13cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $65.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1910 item #632726 (stock #KA59 )
Kodo Arts
$480.00
A lost-wax cast bronze antique Japanese vase with a dragon wrapping around the body holding a buddhist jewel of compassion. Cloud handles and suns makes this a splendid piece. Unsigned. c.1910. (6½" x 5½") (17cm x 14cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $65.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #637808 (stock #KA472)
Kodo Arts
$1400.00
One of the best examples of Japanese bronzes we have seen in an increasingly sparse market, this beautiful piece is worth a second look. Deep, rich Meiji Period (c.1867-1912) bronze with carp swimming over waves in raised relief on one side; geese frolicing among grasses, also in raised relief on the other side. Handles come out of baku's (bad dream eaters) mouths. Absolutely stunning. c.1890. (10½" x 5½") (27cm x 14cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $90.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #638348 (stock #KA61)
Kodo Arts
$1100.00
Prized for the wave patterns swirling around the base, this antique Japanese bronze usubata flower vase bespeaks a delicate balance of wabi sabi that lovers of the tea ceremony crave. In excellent condition, this piece was created around the turn of the century c.1900. (8" x 9") (20cm x 23cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #648013 (stock #KA436)
Kodo Arts
$980.00
Exceptionally bold, Meiji period, large bronze antique Japanese vase with copper liner. On the vase are paulownia leaves in raised relief. Along with chrysanthemums, the paulownia leaf has been a symbol of the Imperial family for centuries. Hideyoshi, the second shogun of Japan, took it as his family crest. Legend holds that the paulownia is the only tree on which the mythical phoenix alights. Condition excellent with an unnoticable slight indent on one side. c.1895. (14" x 10") (34cm x 25cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $95.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #659528 (stock #KA489)
Kodo Arts
$325.00
Antique Japanese Buddhist bronze home altar incense burner with lotus flowers and leaves in raised relief. Elegant bronze in beautiful condition. c.1890. (5" x 5") (13cm x 13cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $30.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1930 item #667092 (stock #KA225)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Japanese antique bronze lantern with small cat faces on the ridges on the top and tiny bells hanging from each beam, except for one. Side doors are decorated with 5 petal flower motifs. Perfect to hang with a lighting source or candle. c.1926. (11¾" x 10½") (30cm x 27cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $95.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #684541 (stock #KA521)
Kodo Arts
$680.00
Spectacular antique Japanese bronze Buddhist temple altar flower vase c.1865. Unusual mythical 'shishi' lion handles and mythical 'kirin' framed in raised relief. Excellent condition. c.1865. (5" x 5½") (13cm x 14cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $65.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #713381 (stock #KA543)
Kodo Arts
$1250.00
Turn of the century antique Japanese bronze flower vase. Thick rings create an art deco feeling. Beautiful lines and rich coloration. c.1900. (9" x 5") (23cm x 11cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $80.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #713387 (stock #KA544)
Kodo Arts
$1500.00
Uniquely figured diamond shaped bronze 'suiban' flower vessel for ikebana flower arrangement. Lovely Meiji Period c.1885 bronze featuring hexagonal diaper pattern representing tortoise shells and long life. Ever since the Nara Period, stylized tortoise shells have been a popular diaper design in Japanese art. Very rare design for a suiban flower vessel; most are rectangular. Excellent condition. c.1885. (18" x 13") (45cm x 32cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $110.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1950 item #724706 (stock #KA558)
Kodo Arts
$520.00
Beautiful art deco design achieved by dipping the bronze into boiling oil after firing. An early Showa Period piece, c.1950. The inside is lined to prevent oxidization when putting water and flowers in it. c.1950. (11" diameter x 10") (28cm diameter x 25cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $95.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #729807 (stock #KA563)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Outstanding craftsmanship has produced this fabulous bronze Buddhist Daruma-san. Rich patina and old Meiji Period bronze c.1880 have created a classic piece. Daruma is revered in Japan for bringing Buddhism to Japan and then his undying determination to achieve liberation and realization. c.1880. (15" x 6") (37cm x 16cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $120.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #765694 (stock #KA585)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Almost art deco in appearance, this bronze Buddhist temple flower vase was used on the altar in a Buddhist temple. Wonderful Meiji Period c.1880 bronze, the vase has two hand-like decoration attachments off to the sides. On the vase itself are bamboo plants in relief against a lightning bolt diaper design. Bamboos were a symbol of flexibility and emptiness. The lightning bolt diaper is a well used Buddhist motif. Great condition. c.1880. (7" x 6") (18cm x 15cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $60.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #779068 (stock #KA587)
Kodo Arts
$1500.00
The most sensational antique Japanese bronze tea ceremony 'suiban' flower vessel we have seen here at Kodo Arts. Meiji Period c.1890 thick red bronze with especially spectacular bronze work on the corners. Legs are knarled roots and intertwined knot motif decorates all four corners in raised relief. Sides have swirling clouds and exquisite swallows also in raised relief. Perfect condition. c.1890. (15½" x 11" x 6") (39cm x 28cm x 15cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $180.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #783272 (stock #KA594)
Kodo Arts
$575.00
This antique Japanese turn of the century lovely bronze incense burner is a beautiful example of the Japanese lost-wax casting technique favored at the end of the Meiji Period, c.1900. The lid has a mythical shishi on the top and the base is on tripod legs with repeating diaper design and figures in raised relief. Two arms extend to the sides and these are plum branches. Very unusual. Perfect condition. c.1900. (3" x 6" x 5") (18cm x 15cm x 13cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $50.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1930 item #811970 (stock #KA610 )
Kodo Arts
$1400.00
Just lovely antique Japanese Taisho Period c.1925 bronze flower vase with cranes under a moon in superb raised relief. Hotsuma Katori was born Meiji Period c.1874 and died in 1954. He was a graduate of the prestigious Tokyo Art School in 1891 winning honors as the top student and artist. He won the silver prize In the 1900 Paris World Expo. His works are in the Kyoto National Museum and the Tokyo National Museum. His son, also a bronze craftsman, is a National Treasure. Comes with wood stand. Perfect condition. c.1925. (12" x 5") (30cm x 13cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $85.