All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1432374
Reflets des Arts
€1,200.00
Unusual and beautiful goose shaped ceramic kogo. Wings partly painted in black and orange feet. Japon Edo (1603-1868) 18th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1432367
19th century netsuke of Wago Jin - the two merry boys of Harmony and Concord (He He Twins of Chinese mythology), one sitting holding a lotus leaf, the other standing holding a box of gems, and with more precious items (tama, coins, coral branch) scattered by their feet. Excellent facial expressions with minute details, superb rendition of their long hair, beautiful flow to their robes with finely incised textile patterns...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1432366
19th century wooden netsuke of a millstone dresser working on a millstone. Excellent carving with wonderful lifelike pensive face, beautiful wear and patina. Signed KISUI on the bottom - for information on the artist see NETSUKE & NETSUKE & INRO ARTISTS AND HOW TO READ THEIR SIGNATURES by George Lazarnick, p. 624. Height 1 7/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1432365
19th century staghorn netsuke of a salamander on a length of half rotten trunk with some leaves on the inside and bark on the outside. Unusual subject, excellent quality carving - see its face with horn inlaid eyes, smooth skin and well defined paws. Porous center of the carving as is the nature of staghorn, beautiful wear and patina, signed HEISHIN on the bottom. Length 2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1432364
Early 19th century netsuke of yamabushi (wandering warrior priest) with a staff in one hand, fan in the other, his sword on his side and a traveling backpack on his back, making advances towards a shy maid (probably a servant in a tea house). The tokin (scull cap) on his head is the sign of the yamabushi. Strong early carving, the piece is of characteristic late 18th century triangular section...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1432362
Early 19th century netsuke of a boy holding onto a bamboo branch next to a large ball. Netsuke illustrates one of the paragons of filial virtue, that of Moso - a young scholar who went into the woods in the middle of the winter to look for bamboo shoots, a favorite dish of his ailing and dying mother. Bamboo does not grow in the snow but the Gods were moved by his filial piety and allowed bamboo shoots to suddenly spring from the ground. The large ball probably represents a snowball...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1432361
An antique Japanese Kyoto Todana Tansu made of Hinoki (Cypress) and Sugi (Cryptomeria) woods. Two large sliding doors open to a spacious storage area with a center shelf. Horizontal wooden slats on the doors and the sides allow for visual aesthetics and strength of the chest...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1432359 (stock #BNJakitaHira)
June Hastings
$975.00
Late 19th C Hirado Porcelain Japanese glazed porcelain figure of a puppy, most likely an akita. The puppy is wearing a ruffled collar with bells. If you hold this piece under a bright light, you can see some surface crazing that occurred after firing during the cooling process, which attests to its age. In excellent condition, it dates circa 1890. Measures 5.5" high, 3.5" wide, 4.5" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1432354
Zentner Collection
$1,575.00
An antique Japanese Yonezawa Kasane (stacked chest on chest) Tansu made of Kurinoki (Chestnut) and Suginoki (Cryptomeria) woods. Original natural Urushi lacquer finish with hand made iron hardware. Lock plates feature incised Plum Blossom motif surrounded by an arabesque pattern. Mokko handles are completed with stylized symbolic Pine Tree backplates. Drawer fronts are decorated with the raised tea leaf corners. Constructed using Japanese joinery techniques and hardened wood nails...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1432347 (stock #BNJcloisCig)
June Hastings
$550.00
An exceptional Japanese cloisonne enamel cigarette case with gold washed interior. A floral scene on each side features a chrysanthemum, or kiku, symbolizing perfection, long life, power and nobility. Enameling is rich and vibrant, exhibiting very little or no wear. In excellent condition, this beauty measures 3.5" x 3"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1432334
This is a Little children's festival hanten and apron. A child's original hanten and apron. It is a Japanese antique indigo dye katazome Thick cotton.It has aged discoloration and repair marks. Size:hanten Length:43cm(16.9inch) Cuff to cuff, across the back:33cm (12.9inch) / apron Length:57m(22.4inch)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1432333
This is a Japanese antique indigo sye kasuri ikat Thick cotton futon cover. It is a Very warm and comfortable cotton. It has a Slight stains. There are two small holes. They are not disturbing, and as a whole it is in very good condition. Size:Length:142cm(55.9inch) Width:: 133cm (52.3inch)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1432332
This is a Japanese vintage kasuri for Charming cotton for infants aged 1 to 2 during the war monpe pant. There are damages. Recommended for collection. Size: Length :: 50cm/ 19.6inch
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1432323
Early 19th century netsuke of a tengu king killing a huge eagle with a sword. Tengu are mythological creatures half men, half birds, usually depicted as goblins, and are first-class fighters. Rather unusual subject for netsuke (some deeply seated bird rivalry?), good design, fantastic severe facial expression. Nicely incised and etched textile patterns on the robe. Wonderful wear and patina, red highlights. Height 1 5/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1432322
19th century netsuke depicting sitting Ashinaga (long legs) wearing European jacket and tiger skin pants. In Japanese legends he is often accompanied by Tenaga (long arms) whom he puts on his back and goes fishing. Very nice work, pleasant wear and patina turning honey color on the back where netsuke was touching the silk of kimono. Height 1 1/2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1837 VR item #1432321 (stock #10377)
Very small, black lacquered shrine (gilded on the inside) with inside the wooden figure of the Bodhisattva Marishi-ten in three-headed form (left head is a boar's head), sitting on a lotus base carried on the backs of seven boars. In his hands he holds a branch of the asoka tree, a sword, bow and arrows. The carving is slightly abstracted, but nevertheless full of detail...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1432320
19th century wooden netsuke of Daikoku holding his mallet and leaning against a resting water buffalo. Unusual subject, beautifully carved, excellent depiction of the animal’s body bulk, great hairwork on its coat. Signed TOMOTADA on the bottom - the artist is Eirakusai Tomotada of Edo listed on p. 1160 of NETSUKE & INRO ARTISTS AND HOW TO READ THEIR SIGNATURES by George Lazarnick. Wonderful netsuke, rare artist. Comes from the Jack Mang Collection. Length 2 1/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1432255 (stock #L150)
The Kura
$925.00
A majestic tree in dressed in orange dominates one scene, while the Nandina plant loaded with golden berries dominates the other on this pair of scrolls by Hirai Baisen enclosed in the original signed wooden box dated 1918 and titled Banshu/Fuyubi (Late Autumn/Winter Day). Ink and light color on paper in a cloth border with wood rollers. The scrolls appear to have been remounted somewhat later in the 20th century...