All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1425510 (stock #08161)
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$200.00


RIVER MAP OF LITTLE EDO

Old Japanese hand-drawn map(s) for river transportation in the southwest area of Kawagoe (Saitama prefecture) so-called "The Little Edo", in such rare condition before sticking them together in the process. Edo period (1603-1868). Some expected worm holes due to age as is, though nice composition with still lovely colouring as seen. Total: approx...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1910 item #1425509 (stock #12122)
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$300.00


KNOTS OF SECRET

Handed-down sacred secret Shinto documents about the traditional Japanese paper knots for decorating the giving gifts for one's various life-time occasions including auspicious and unauspicious one, and its actual samples of 'origata' decorative folding papers with 'mizuhiki' auspicious red and white paper knots and other type of decorative paper knots...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1425486
19TH CENTURY CHINESE TURQUOISE VASE WITH UNUSUAL DESIGN. LOOKS THE SAME FROM BOTH SIDES. 13 INCHES, 33 CENTIMETERS - TALL. 10 INCHES, 25 CENTIMETERS - WIDE. THIS VASE IS HEAVY. NO MARKS, IN VERY GOOD CONDITION. PLEASE VIEW THE PHOTOS.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1425478
CHINESE MEIPING BROWN AND YELLOW P0TTERY VASE. ON THIS MEIPING VASE DEPICTING 5 CLAWS FOOTED DRAGONS FLYING AMONG CLOUDS.IT IS CIRCA (1900-1920) WITH A 6 CHARACTER HONORABLE MING MARK IN BLUE ON THE NECK. CONDITION:IT HAS SOME PATCHES OF CRAZING ON THE GLAZE, NO REPAIRS. THE VASE MEASURES APPROXIMATELY: 13&1/4 INCHES, 34 CENTIMETERS - TALL. WEIGHT APPROXIMATELY 4 KILOS.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1425477
Zentner Collection
$6,000.00
Japanese Edo Period scroll painting of a yamabushi, a mountain ascetic hermit or holy man. Often believed to be endowed with supernatural powers, the yamabusi follow the Shugendo doctrine, a religion that places heavy emphasis on feats of endurance. Throughout history, they have participated in battles along side samurai. In this painting, the warrior/sage is leaning on a walking stick. He is dressed only in leaves and animal skins...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1425473
Late Meiji (1900s - 1910s) Japanese scroll painting in ink and colors on paper depicting 16 arhat - the original disciples of the historical Buddha - in different attitudes, most of them recognizable by their attributes. Excellent quality eccentric painting with wonderful half-mad faces, beautiful use of colors. Paper mounts, wooden scroll ends, in great condition. Exceptionally striking painting. Signed DOZO HIROKAMI FUDE (Treasury of Tao painted by Hirokami) followed red seal of the artist...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1425470
Zentner Collection
$1,200.00
A rare antique Japanese Cha Tansu (tea chest) made of Kuwanoki (Mulberry) and Kirinoki (Paulownia) woods. The drawer fronts were made using solid Kuwanoki burl wood. The sliding doors open to a spacious storage area while the lift-out door opens to a split shelf area for book storage. Two drawers feature lock plates in the form of stylized Cherry Blossoms.

There are secret locking tabs that lock the left and right drawer of the set of three upper drawers...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1425460
Zentner Collection
$1,850.00
An antique Japanese Kasane Tansu (stacked chest on chest) made entirely of Kirinoki (Paulownia) wood. Constructed using straight dovetail joinery and hardened wood nails. Alll original hand made iron hardware. Sho Chiku Bai (Pine, Bamboo, Plum) motif on the handle backplates. Interior of drawers feature side handles for ease of carrying...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1425457
An antique Japanese Kyodai Kesho Bako (mirror & make-up box) made of Kurinoki (Chestnut) and Suginoki (Cryptomeria) woods. All original bronze hardware and Urushi lacquer finish. Four drawers and a hinged cover that hides a mirror stand and a bronze hand mirror. The cover flips open to reveal a holding base to which the mirror stand is held in place...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1425449
19th CENTURY CHINESE CRACKLE GLAZE BOWL IN UNUSUAL GREEN COLOR, 10 INCHES, 25 CENTIMETERS DIAMETER 2 INCHES, 5 CENTIMETERS - TALL. THIS CRACKLE GLAZE BOWL IS IN PERFECT CONDITION NO REPAIRS. MARKS ON THE BASE.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1425447 (stock #06032020B)
This is a well-painted Tibetan thangka dating to the last quarter of the 19th century. The piece measures 10" X15" and would benefit from a cleaning. Some creases and folding, as seen in the photographs. A very desirable subject and 100% authentic.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1425446
19TH CENTURY CHINESE CELADON PLATE HAND PAINTED IN BLUE. measures 11 inches, 28 centimeters diameter. THE LARGE PLATE IS IN PERFECT CONDITION, NO DAMAGES AND NO REPAIRS. ARTIST MARKS ARE ON THE BASE.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1700 item #1425445 (stock #06032020A)
This is an authentic and well-painted fragment from, most probably, a long scroll, illustrating a dignitary carrying a tablet of office being escorted by two court ladies holding banners. The painting is of a very fine quality, and the colors are quite vivid. There are losses and folds as well as areas of rubbing. Gold tracery is visible in various areas of the painting, especially on the dignitary's robe. The painting is on paper and has been reinforced with a paper backing...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1425429 (stock #13277)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$100.00
Two panels of asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) cloth whose wefts as well as warps are hand-plied. It has beautiful faded vegetable indigo color. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 35cm x 1m96cm each.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1837 VR item #1425422
A large and rare Antique Japanese Satsuma wine ewer, made in the shape of a Dragon. Hand molded and paintedin light brown colors. The original stopper Has a Foo Dog on top and the Shimazu Mon.On the base it has in red Japanese letters that wishes the owner of this ewer "A LARGE SUN AND AN ENDURING SPRING" The ewer is early 19th century. It measures approximately: 11&1/2 inches, 29 centimeters - tall. This ewer is in good condition, no damages and no repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1425421 (stock #MOR7870)
The Kura
$850.00
Sale Pending
A Jikiro food container decorated with autumn foliage in black and gold lacquer on turned wood exposing beautiful grain while retaining the clear knife marks of the wood worker. On the side, in nearly transparent lacquer, can be found the signature of Seichu Soshitsu, the 11th head of the Urasenke School of Tea (known as Gengensai) and it comes enclosed in a wooden box annotated by the Konnichian, the main tea room of Urasenke...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1425420 (stock #JHturqDogs)
June Hastings
$875.00
A wonderful pair of Chinese export porcelain dogs with a rich turquoise glaze. In excellent condition, they measure 6.5 inches high. Dates early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1425417 (stock #TRC2096)
This set of white porcelain tea cups was made by Suwa Sozan, one of the five Imperial Court Artists from Meiji who specialized in fine porcelains. While the majority of Sozan’s works are blue celadons modeled after Song Dynasty pieces, this set of 5 cups is unique in that it is a rare examples of Sozan’s use of egg-shell white porcelain...