All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1390691
Late 18th to early 19th century netsuke of a Chinese scholar with a boy attendant standing by a huge wine jar. Most probably the scholar is Rihaku (Li Po in Chinese) - a celebrated, probably the most famous poet of China, equally renown for his love of wine. Beautiful carving, wonderful faces and detailing of their clothes, expertly incised different textile patterns. Light staining, excellent patina. Height 1 7/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1326583
19th century boxwood netsuke of a washer woman pounding a textile on a boulder with a mallet, while a boy is watching in amazement. Very good assured carving, great faces, delicately incised textile patterns, wonderful detailing. Very beautiful mellow patina. Signed SEIZAN in rectangular reserve on the bottom - the artist is listed on p. 928 of NETSUKE & INRO ARTISTS AND HOW TO READ THEIR SIGNATURES by George Lazarnick. Comes from Jack Mang Collection. Height 1 7/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1391430 (stock #DJ305)
AntiqueTica.com
$750.00
Japanese bronze vase with nice form, used to decorate single flower arrangement in Japanese traditional tea ceremony.

Age: Japan, Showa Period, Early 20th Century
Measurement: Height 23.2 C.M. / Width 9.5 C.M.
Condition: Nice condition overall. Please refer to the enlargement photos for more details.
Shipment: Worldwide shipping from Bangkok, Thailand at actual cost. Please e-mail us for the shipping fee.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #886361 (stock #960)
Jim Knopf Yokohama
USD $750.00
Lacquer Worker’s Stand
Japan, Meiji period, 19th century
Lacquer over wood
H: 9 1/4 inch, L: 8 1/4 inch, D: 9 inch
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #448989 (stock #QM-15B)
Japanese Meiji Period bronze cicada design USUBATA flower holder. The foot of the USUBATA has a cicada attached to it. The cicada is done in wonderful realism. The USUBATA measures 5 1/2"H by 10 1/2" in diameter at top.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1291884 (stock #020)
t a t a m i
$750.00


BISHAMONTEN


Dealer: misakadou

Primitive wood carving of Bishamonten (Vessavana) with humorous expression instead of its usual stern expression, as a folk Buddhist statue created by a ordinary people, so-called 'Minshu-Butsu' ('Minkan-Butsu'), which would be enshrined at a hall of some rural small village for the local religious belief of their everyday life, as the result of creation which is composed of the Buddhism which was handed down from t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1388000
19th century shakudo Japanese sword tsuba for tanto with raised and inlaid decoration of a dragon flying along its rim among wispy clouds, all on finely punched ground. Shakudo (an alloy typically consisting of 96% copper and 4% gold) body, superb clever design, extraordinary crisp work, in excellent condition. Height 2 3/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1142176
A beautiful antique Imari covered dish painted with purple, green and yellow spotted Chinese lions surrounded with peonies. The bottom section of the dish contains scrolling vine and geometric patterns. Age: 19th century. Size: Diameter: 9.75" Height: 5.8".
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1318630 (stock #pd887)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Very rare and striking bronze suiban or flower vessel with red sides and a lovely Ho-o Phoenix on one side. C.1900 Meiji Period. Fantasic relief work on the mythical elephant handles and 4 legs. The opposite side to the phoenix has pines and waves also in relief. Great condition. 45cm long; 11cm high and 27cm deep.Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1375763 (stock #DJ494)
AntiqueTica.com
$750.00
Japanese wooden Samurai armor case.

Age: Japan, Meiji Period, Late 19th Century
Measurement: Height 53 C.M. / Width 44 C.M. / Thickness 40 C.M.
Condition: Nice condition overall (some expected degradation due to its age). Please refer to the enlargement photos for more details.
Shipment: Worldwide shipping from Bangkok, Thailand at actual cost. Please e-mail us for the shipping fee.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1379890
Rather unusual 19th century Japanese bronze scroll weight cast in a form of a two-horned chimera with a long tail standing in alert attitude on a base in a form of a strand of land. Can serve as a brush rest as well. Superb elegant modeling of the beast with its thin limbs and slightly upturned face, wonderful patination ranging in color from dark red to brown to black, in excellent condition, pleasantly heavy...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1400615 (stock #3A115B)
Japanese Paulownia or Kiri wood small Tea, Cha Tansu, Ca. Meiji period, late 1890-1900, 24 1/2" high, 24" wide, 12" deep, 2 sliding doors on top inlaid with Mother of Pearl Plum flowers with low relief Lacquered tree branches above 3 small drawers, one large drawer above 2 drawers in lower section, black iron mounted around corners, leaf design on handles. The condition is as used condition directly imported from Japan, no restoration work was done on this small Cha Tansu.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1392977
A scarce Japanese Netsuke, early 19th. century.

Done in a fine style in ivory, perhaps a Norval tusk, depicting a man on a large Barrel.

Size: 45 mm. tall, 38 mm. wide

Condition: Superb, fine even wear, wonderful patina.

Provenance: Very old Private Collection, comes with our COA, most pieces bought at british auctionhouses, like Sotheby's and Christies.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1378434
19th century netsuke of three blind men fighting. Excellent carving with a lot of detailing, including different types of clothing, geta (clogs), staffs and tobacco pouch on the ground. Great faces, very nicely incised textile patterns, very pleasant patina. Height 1 1/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1401053 (stock #09507)
t a t a m i
$750.00


FOX MASK

Edo period, 18-19th century, Japan
approx. 23 x 18cm (9.05 x 7.08in)

Powerfully expressive wood carving mask that personified fox, with lack of ears and moveable mouth by holding with player's mouth. Still remains gold paint in the eyes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1314634
19th century netsuke of one seated and one standing courtiers, the latter holding a boy at his shoulder. All are wearing formal headgear, and most probably the boy represents a young Emperor or a hero. Superbly carved, great faces, elaborate hair and clothing arrangement and excellent textile patterns. Wonderful wear consistent with age. Signed CHUICHI on the bottom - the artist is listed on p. 348 of NETSUKE & INRO ARTISTS AND HOW TO READ THEIR SIGNATURES by George Lazarnick...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1910 item #1324561 (stock #145)
This is an very fine Japanese Netsuke hand-carved during the Meiji Period of Japan by Ruygetsu. It depicts a Peasant holding a basket with fruits and vegetables, while pleasurably (notice his smile) smoking a pipe. Intricate and true to form detail have been carved in this remarkable miniature sculpture. The artist has accented the figure with different shades of brown stain...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1359046 (stock #mc43)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Exceptional and rare thick earthenware ceramic ebisu and daikoku masks that have slots on the top of their heads for money. Holes on the back to hang but piggy banks would have to be broken to get out the money. Great expressions and beautifully made folk art. 11" high by 10" wide. Ask for shipping quote.