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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1837 VR item #417244 (stock #10307)
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$1,800.00
Sculpture of Gyochu Kishimojin, standing on a lotus base, on top of a rock base, the hands folded in prayer. Finely carved wood with fine gold kirikane on the garment, gold on the lotus base. Eyes crystal. Rock base polychrome wood with some gold. Inscription on the back of the garment in black ink. Inscription on the back of the base and on the bottom of the base. Date on base: Horeki 8 (1758).
Height: 14 5/8 inches (37.5 cm).
Colors on the base soiled and somewhat rubbed, kirikane decoration rubbed at places, on top of head crack along joint in wood blocks, otherwise very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #416002 (stock #10306)
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Pair of foxes, the guardian figures for a kitchen. One holding a jewel in the mouth, both wearing a jewel on top of their heads, meaning abundance and wealth. On their chests a flaming jewel has been painted. Under the soot the bright colors white and red are visible. They were messengers of the goddess of rice, Inari. The figures are made in two halves (front and back), a sheet of clay being pressed into a concave mold. Joining the two halves results in a hollow figure. After firing, the pottery was covered with gesso, over which bright colors were painted. Japan, late Edo period. Mingei.
Measurements: 12 ¼ x 6 ½ x 3 5/8 inches and 12 x 7 ½ x 3 ¾ inches.
Pottery covered in soot, partly rubbed off, left ear of the white deer broken and glued, base to the red deer broken and glued.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #415005 (stock #10304)
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$100.00
Page from an album. Immortal standing behind a tall tree trunk, a gnarled stick in the hand. Out of the trunk budding branches come out. In lower right corner sealed in double gourd: Morinobu. Black ink and colors on 2 pieces of joined paper. Japan, 19th century.
Measurements: 14 5/8 x 10 ¼ inches (37.8 x 26.1 cm).
Basically good condition: some dull creases, binding holes at right margin, margins slightly trimmed, traces left margin fortified, mounted at upper margin. Mat.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #415004 (stock #10303)
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$100.00
Page from an album. Daruma standing barefoot, his hands folded into his garment. In lower right corner signed: Seisen hogen Mitsu… Master of the Kano school. Black ink and colors on 3 pieces of joined paper. Japan, mid 19th century.
Measurements: 14 11/16 x 10 3/16 inches (37.6 x 26 cm).
Basically stable condition: paper slightly browned, some foxing, slightly creased, binding holes at left margin, margins slightly trimmed, traces of former mounting, mounted at upper margin. Mat.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #414911 (stock #10301)
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$100.00
Page from an album. Illustration in Chinese style (Chinoiserie) of a Chinese man with high hat, holding two rods (?) in his hands. The shades on his clothes and face done in tiny dots, like in an etching. Black ink and watercolors on Western paper. French or English? Early 19th century.
The style of this watercolor refers to the small Chinese paintings on rice paper or extremely fine silk, done in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Measurements: 15 ¾ x 11 ¾ inches (40.3 x 30.2 cm).
Basically in good condition, fresh colors: left margin with binding holes and slightly folded, upper right corner somewhat damaged, center fold, mounted at upper margin (traces of glue coming through), few thin areas, stains at lower left corner (removable). In mat.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #414902 (stock #10300)
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$100.00
Page from an album. Illustration in Chinese style (chinoiserie) of a young Chinese man with an hat, holding a fan in one hand and a piece of cloth in the other. The shades on his clothes and face done in tiny dots, like in an etching. Black ink and watercolors on Western paper. French or English? Early 19th century.
The style of this watercolor refers to the small Chinese paintings on rice paper or extremely fine silk, done in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Measurements: 15 ¾ x 11 7/8 inches (40.3 x 30.3 cm).
Basically in good condition, fresh colors: left margin with binding holes and slightly folded, center fold, mounted at upper margin (traces of glue coming through), few thin areas. In mat.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #414892 (stock #10299)
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Page from an album. Illustration in Chinese style (chinoiserie) of a young Chinese man beating a small drum with a stick. The shades on his clothes and face done in tiny dots, like in an etching. Black ink and watercolors on Western paper in Chinese style. French or English? Early 19th century.
The style of this watercolor refers to the small Chinese paintings on rice paper or extremely fine silk, done in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Measurements: 15 5/8 x 11 ¾ inches (40.2 x 30 cm).
Basically in good condition, fresh colors: left margin with binding holes and slightly folded, center fold, mounted at upper margin (traces of glue coming through), few thin areas. In mat.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #414339 (stock #10298)
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$1,200.00
Relative small image of taima mandara. Sitting Amida Buddha and the Western Paradise are depicted in the middle. Surrounding this image are the Sixteen Contemplations of Queen Vaidehi and the story of Prince Ajatasatru. The whole is enclosed by a painted border of flowers on a red background. Originally scroll painting, the rollers cut off and framed in its brocade mounting. Black ink, color and gold on silk. Japan, 19th century.
Painted area: 17 ¾ x 14 ¾ inches; frame: 30 5/8 x 21 3/8 inches.
Undamaged, very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #413903 (stock #10297)
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Small painting of the 11headed Kannon standing on a lotus, flanked by Bishamonten and Fudo Myoo. In the front two red colored Nio are guarding the deities. Inscription on the central base reads: Ichijoten (name of the temple hall), junsan koichi hongu. The inscription on the bottom reads: Kazusa Shibayama Ten‘ozan Kan‘on kyoji. Black ink and colors on paper. Edo period, 19th century. Rollers cut off and framed in mounting.
Painted area: 22 7/8 x 10 9/16 inches; frame: 29 ½ x 12 ¼ inches.
Paper slightly creased and rubbed at places, some pigment loss on creases, otherwise good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1800 item #413551 (stock #10296)
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$2,800.00
Part of a triptych with depiction of the Five Great Myoo. At the top is Kongo Yasha Myoo, standing on two lotus bases, at the bottom Gozanse Myoo, being held by an acolyte. Black ink and color on silk, background gold. Beautiful painting, expensively painted.
Painted area: 39 x 15 ¼ inches; frame: 47 ¼ x 21 in.
Good condition, framed ( rollers cut off, old mounting behind mat).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #413523 (stock #10294)
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Framed painting of Shoki standing with a sword in his hand. On his head a large straw hat. Inscription on the upper left side with three red seals. Signature and seal on the lower right side: Kano …Fujiwara Masuyoshi hitsu. Ink on silk. Kano style. Rollers cut of and framed with original mounting.
Painted area: 34 1/8 x 11 ¼. Frame: 54 ¾ x 17 ¼ inches.
Silk darkened with age, stained, undulating, one minor crack, otherwise good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #413518 (stock #10293)
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$2,500.00
Original hanging scroll of a tiger and a dragon, two of the regal powers. Black ink on silk. On the lower right signature with two seals. The upper reading Gan…. Painter from the Kishi family. Matt and framed.
Painted area: 37 1/8 x 13 1/8. Frame: 19 ¼ x 48 ¾ inches.
Some creases, one tiny hole, generally in good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #409716 (stock #10292)
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$175.00
Sumie painting with a portrait of Daruma, sitting wrapped in his garment. On the left one line inscription. Two lines with inscription and signature. Oval red seal. Black ink on paper. Framed, under mat.
Inside of matt :9 ¾ x 12 ¾ in. Frame: 16 ¼ x 19 ¼ in.
Paper slightly creased at lower side, otherwise in good condition.
All Items : New Century : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 1990 item #405889 (stock #C/P 050)
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$250.00
Hanaire, or vase for hanging at wall in tea room, of coarse light brown stone ware, pale translucent glaze. With dark bronze metal hanging-ring and matching wall hook. Lower part unglazed, inside and sides covered with almost transparent glaze. Unglazed clay visible near bottom, where two fingers and thumb held the object while dipping it into the glaze. With square seal imprint (unread). Japan, around 1985.
Height 3 5/8 in. (9.4 cm), diameter 3 in. (7.8 cm).
Perfect condition.

This object is located in Europe (EC).

All Items : New Century : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #405867 (stock #L 126)
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$220.00
Small mame-yu. The sturdily built, but very light-weight, wooden base is covered with durable Japanese red lacquer (urushi) suitable for serving hot water (or also soy sauce, or other liquids). The body of this little pitcher is of functional shape and pleasant to handle. Around 1985.
Height 2 3/8 in. (6.2 cm), diameter 3 ¼ in. (8.5 cm), in inscribed cardboard box: Shu-nuri mame-yu (red lacquered miniature pitcher), and with red seal imprint.
Perfect condition, as new.

This piece is located in Europe (EC).

All Items : New Century : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #405861 (stock #L 125)
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$300.00
The beauty of the natural wood grain is enhanced by a protective layer of transparent Japanese lacquer (tame-nuri), which gives a deep reddish gloss to the surface. The dish is suitable for everyday use and will become even more beautiful through handling.
Height 13/16 in. (1.8 cm), diameter 8 1/16 in. (20.6 cm), in cardboard box.
Unsigned, around 1985.
Perfect condition, as new.

This piece is located in Europe (EC).

All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #405855 (stock #L 124)
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$300.00
Elegant, functional paper knife, reminiscent of Art Nouveau Style. Smoothly carved wood base, covered with Japanese black and red lacquer (urushi), and applied with cracked eggshell. Reminiscent of Art Nouveau Style.
Length 8 15/16 in. (23 cm), width 5/16 in. (0.8 cm), in gray felt sheath. Around 1985.
Perfect condition, as new.
Charles Gauthier studied Japanese Lacquer Art for three years (1979-1981) at the Kyoto City Academy of Fine Arts, Japan.
Provenance: Private collection Europe, bought directly from the artist around 1985.

This piece is located in Europe (EC).

All Items : New Century : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #405842 (stock #L 122)
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$250.00
Lacquered circular wooden box containing red seal- paste. The wood grain pattern accentuated with gold powder. The natural wood grain accentuated with rubbed-in gold powders, covered with a protective layer of transparent Japanese lacquer (urushi). Signed at the base with an hexagonal seal imprint (unread). Around 1985.
Height 1 1/8 in. (3 cm), diameter3 1/8 in. (8 cm), in inscribed and sealed wooden box.
Perfect condition, as new.

This piece is located in Europe (EC).