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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1359385
Tora Tori Gallery
$4,300.00
Decorated in enamels and gilt. Each panel painted with different scenes alternating , figures and bird and flowers. The shoulder is paintedd with a profusion of chrysanthemums and peonies. A detachable silver lid delicately pierced with overlapping formalised chrysanthemum blooms. Signed on the base Shizan. Height : 7.6cm (3").
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1359380
Tora Tori Gallery
$2,900.00
Very beautifully sculpted in the mass of bamboo, the decoration in gold lacquer and polychrome represents 2 Tengu (Japanese legendary creature or demon) under a pine pointing with a finger a vajra (ritual Hindu and Buddhist object, representation of the lightning and the indestructibility...). On the other side a decor of butterflies fluttering over a box in gold lacquer and a lance with at their feet are flowers in polychrome. The whole is very finely carved. Origin: Japan...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1358900
Tora Tori Gallery
$9,500.00
It rests on 5 feet and is made up of 3 parts. This bronze incense burner is finely chiselled represents, on the detachable lid, a Shoki armed with his spear and slaying an oni maintained under his foot. On one side of the bowl, on a background of pines and jars at his feet, shoki defends a courtesan. On the other side and on a background of mountains and pines a monk with his attendant is pouring water into a jar. 2 chiseled handles hold the bowl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1358855
Tora Tori Gallery
4300.00 Euros
Very finely carved this brown patina bronze incense burner rests on 6 feet. Two handles are decorated with heads of dragons chasing the holy pearl among clouds and on a ground of archaïsant patterns. The finial of the lid represents a Kannon sitting on a rock. Under the base a seal of Oshima Joun. Height: 39cm. (15.3")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1358641
Tora Tori Gallery
$28,000.00
A wooden triptych with finely sculpted contours, representing an important military procession comprising 42 armed and foot infantrymen, bearing pennants and banners and 3 horsemen with more than one wealth. Each character is finely carved in ceramics, bone, mother-of-pearl and some powdered faces of ivoirine and polychromy are very expressive. The set is of high quality and particularly rare scene...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1358095
Tora Tori Gallery
$25,000.00
Painting in ink and colors on gold leaves of a scene of life representing a procession where men in clothes and armor wear palanquins richly decorated around a castle. The particularly well-drawn characters with different expressions of faces are remarkable of precision. The screen presents a scene of life where many characters go to different occupations. The ensemble is of a great realism and characteristic of the Tosa school retracing the life of ancient Japan. Origin: Japan...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Ivory : Pre 1900 item #1357775
Tora Tori Gallery
$7,800.00
Very large and very well carved black patinate wooden panel of the seven gods of happiness in the bamboo forest. They are reading a scroll or are in discussion at a table. The faces and the dress of the characters are finelly carved en ivoire, bone or mother of pearl. Very high quality of work. Meiji period late 19th century. Dimensions : 110xH79cm (43"xH31")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1357772
Tora Tori Gallery
Exceptional and rare incense burner from an important collection in the shape of a melon. It is entirely made of gold lacquer in wickerwork decor. The lid carries a silver kirin as well as the handles represent winged fish also of very great fineness of carving. The body of the incense burner is decorated on one side of musician dancers and on the other face a decor of birds within flowers and wisteria. The whole in incrustation of hard stones of different colors. The set rests on 4 feet...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1357771
Tora Tori Gallery
Exceptional and rare incense burner from an important collection in the shape of a melon. It is entirely made of gold lacquer in wickerwork decor. The lid carries a silver kirin as well as the handles represent winged fish also of very great fineness of carving. The body of the incense burner is decorated on one side of musician dancers and on the other face a decor of birds within flowers and wisteria. The whole in incrustation of hard stones of different colors. The set rests on 4 feet...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1357698
Tora Tori Gallery
$25,000.00
Very large wooden panel used as a screen depicting on one side the god Daikoku (god of abundance) carrying on his back the giant mallet near a child playing with a kestrel. The decorations, although large in size and high relief, are very fine, in gold lacquer and polychromy with ivory inlays. The second side represents a hanging basketwork vase as well as birds in flight. The whole in ivory and bone very finely chiseled. The panel rests on an original base nicely sculpted...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1357694
Tora Tori Gallery
$25,000.00
Rare and large cabinet entirely lacquered with gold and polychromy on all its 5 faces of animal decorations, landscapes and floral in fans whose branches are silver. The set is on a nashiji lacquer base and the decorations are in lacquer hira and taka maki-e. It is composed of a large drawer and 2 large doors in front concealing a large drawer and 4 small drawers on which are placed poems in lacquer. The fittings are made of gilded copper finely chiselled...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1356847
Tora Tori Gallery
$4,400.00
Very charming bronze okimono of the shape of a fan on a brown patina ground with the decoration of an owl perched on a branch of a maple looking at 2 flying birds. Gilded and black lacquer leaves. Silver moon cut by clouds. Origin : Japan. Period : Meiji late 19th century. workshop mark at the back of Hattori Cie workshop. Dimensions : 30x20cm (11.8"x7.9")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1355150
Tora Tori Gallery
2900.00 Euros
Large porcelain fish bowl with polychrome decoration of the "famille verte" enamels. Flowery rocks, bird and peacock in medallions. The interior is decorated with 5 carps among the algae. H30cmxW35cm (H11.8"xW13.8"). Period:19th century. Good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1355148
Tora Tori Gallery
2900.00 Euros
Samurai jacket of the Ikeda Clan - Jinbaori - in red wool and silk with 4 dragons decor and chrysanthemums. The back is embroidered with a Mon (coat of arms) of a fan and butterfly of the Ikeda clan and decorated with a trilobate knot with 2 ponpons. Some small holes and effilements without damage to the quality of the set. Origin: Japan. Period: end Edo 19th century. Height around 110 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1354076
Tora Tori Gallery
2800.00 Euros
A russet iron menpo. The nose is removable. The mustache is generous, the teeth are red lacquered. The gorgerin (yodarekake) consists of 2 plates with gold lacing. Some spots darken the gorgerin. The expression of the whole is very martial. The interior is black lacquered. Origin: Japan. Period: Edo late 18th early 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1354013
Tora Tori Gallery
2800.00 Euros
Very original porcelain carriage in the blue enamels characteristic of the Hirado kilns. The central part decorated with a flower can be removed. The entire decoration is extremely fine and in very good condition except for 2 restorations on the 2 hanging pieces and practically invisible to the naked eye at the back of the trolley. Dimensions 7.8"x2.7"xH3.9"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1354011
Tora Tori Gallery
3200.00 Euros
Pair of Hokkai or picnic boxes square and ring-shaped and lacquered black on all sides. The four corners of the lids and the feet have copper fittings finely chiselled with scrolls of flowers. The ropes for transport are original. Good general condition regarding to the age except some very small chips of lacquer.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1353130
Tora Tori Gallery
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Round shape kogo in gold and polychromie lacquer of pigeons among herbs. In very good conditions. Origin : Japan. Period : Meiji 19th century. Diameter : 8,5cm (3.3")