Meiji Bijutsu
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1286749
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A superb kushi (comb) made with blond tortoise shell and decorated in gold lacquer, dating from the Meiji-Taisho period (1868-1926), signed.

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The kushi is in excellent condition.
Dimensions: 8.7 x 3.4 cm (3.5 x 1.4 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1286748
Meiji Bijutsu
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A superb kushi (comb) made with tortoise shell and encased in a metallic shaft, dating from the Meiji-Taisho period (1868-1926).

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The kushi is in very good condition; an innocent chip can be seen on the right part of picture 3, in the middle.
Dimensions: 9.5 x 4.5 cm (3.8 x 1.8 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1286747
Meiji Bijutsu
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A magnificent kushi (comb), made in black and gold lacquer and coral beads. It is finely carved in sublime details to represent a bird flying towards a rice seedling...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1286746
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A wonderful kogai (hairpin) made with lacquered wood and inlaid gold, dating from the Meiji-Taisho period (1868-1926). The hairpin ends are carved in minute details to depict two birds perched in abundant foliage; the work of a master craftsman...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : French : Pre 1920 item #1284229
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A fantastic piece of Art Nouveau and one of the most sought after works by Daum Nancy, the famous studio, maker of high quality pâte de verre (glass paste) works since 1878.

This particular vase is one of the largest models of the genre, measuring 35.5 cm...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : French : Pre 1920 item #1283833
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A truly interesting cup made by Daum, the legendary Art Nouveau studio, maker of high quality pâte de verre (glass paste) works since 1878.

This particular piece is made using the intercalaire technique, where the decoration is inserted between two layers of glass; a delicate process also used by Emile Gallé. Here, Monet-like impressionist yellow and white flowers radiate the energy of a more tranquil era.

The cup is in very good condition...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1283010
Meiji Bijutsu
$450.00
A very interesting yatate (portable writing set) dating from the Meiji period (1868-1912). The ink box was made with a fuchi (hilt collar) signed Soyo with kao. Yokoya Soyo (1700-1779) is a well known sword fitting master craftsman of the Edo period (1615-1868)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1283009
Meiji Bijutsu
$230.00
A Yatate (portable writing set) dating from the Edo period (1615-1868), in very good condition, with innocent marks of time and usage.

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Dimensions: 19.5 cm (7.8 in), weight 82g (2.9 oz)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1282811
Meiji Bijutsu
$740.00
A very interesting Japanese antique inkwell, one of the best examples of the genre, crafted in the most exquisite way and dating from the Meiji period (1868-1912).

The inkwell is made in the shape of a fish basket filled with fish and at least one lobster. It is woven with fine bronze wires and the lid is shaped with red copper, bronze and brass. Each animal is carved in sublime details; the work of master craftsman, all the way to the bottom of the basket...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1920 item #1281279
Meiji Bijutsu
$12,600.00
A sublime cameo glass vase made by renown French artist Emile Gallé (1846-1904), one of the masters of art nouveau.

The vase is finely decorated with motifs of liserons (morning glories), which come alive, when properly lit, like the real flowers.

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The vase is in excellent condition and signed Gallé...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : French : Pre 1920 item #1281272
Meiji Bijutsu
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A superb cameo glass vase made by renown French artist Emile Gallé (1846-1904), one of the masters of art nouveau.

The vase is decorated with Clematites (Clematis) rendered in a striking contrast of colors...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1280616
Meiji Bijutsu
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This exceptional artifact, a sculpted head of Buddha comes from the ancient kingdom of Gandhara (current Eastern Afghanistan~Northern Pakistan), which lasted from the first millennium BC to the 11th century AD...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1280595
Meiji Bijutsu
$1,160.00
Remarkable Ki-irabo (yellow irabo) chawan (tea bowls) are few and far between, but this particular bowl, dating from the Meiji period (1868-1912) is one such example.

The bowl was made at the Fujina kiln, which was located in the province of Izumo (current Shimane prefecture), in the town of Matsue...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1280594
Meiji Bijutsu
$760.00
A very fine blue and white porcelain bowl dating from the Ming period (1368-1644). The light vessel is decorated with the repeated motif of a dragon chasing the flaming pearl of wisdom, painted in underglaze cobalt blue.

The bowl is in very good condition, except for a minute crack on the mouth rim (see picture 7) and a few innocent dents in the foot rim...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1280593
Meiji Bijutsu
$950.00
An attractive plate dating from the Chinese Ming dynasty (1368-1644). The thick body ware, decorated with overglaze red and green with motifs of birds and foliage, is a good example of potteries made in Zhangzhou (Swatow), China, towards the end of that era. Most of those wares were mass-produced to be exported to Southeast Asia and Japan.

As can be seen on the pictures, the enamel decoration has worn off in some spots...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1280592
Meiji Bijutsu
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A beautiful ko-sometsuke blue and white porcelain bowl, with extensive flowery decorations, dating from the last part of the Ming dynasty (1368-1644).

Ko-sometsuke (old sometsuke) ware usually designates ancient Chinese underglaze cobalt blue porcelain...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1280591
Meiji Bijutsu
$490.00
A hichikiri is a traditional Japanese flute, a double reed, melodic instrument, usually made of bamboo and mainly used during Shinto ceremonies and folk music.

This particular flute dates from the Edo period (1615-1868). It is skillfully crafted; carved in minute details and decorated with bending black lacquered threads. Some of the threads are a little loose and present some innocent chips, signs of their age...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1492 item #1280588
Meiji Bijutsu
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A splendid wakizashi (short sword) signed Kanemoto. The Kanemoto school of swordmakers, whose forefather is “ Noshu-seki-Kanemoto ” (Kanemoto of Seki from the Mino province), is well known for the sharpness of its swords...