All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1430398 (stock #1311)
A roll of silk cloth for a kimono with Kanoko-shibori which is very tiny shibori called Kanoko-shibori. The ground cloth is very fine figured silk. In excellent condition. 1950s to 1970s. 33cm x 12m10cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1930 item #1430492 (stock #TCR7955)
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An unusual Incense burner in the shape of a roaring Shishi Lion perched upon a circular dais on a four legged square diaper by Miura Chikusen III (active 1920-1931) enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Shishi Koro. The sculpted incense burner is covered in green glaze upon which has been applied genuine gold based upon Chinese taste. The Shishi himself is a chimney, as well holes in the four corners allow the smoke to escape...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1430551 (stock #12145)


PYRAMID

Pyramidal nesting wooden frames for making 'tesuki-washi' (traditional Japanese handmade paper) made and used by the unknown craftman himself as his original professional tool. Taisho-Showa period, early 20th century, Japan. Chinese numeral at each frame (but no number at the top), and unidentified notes at the box as is. approx...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #1430577 (stock #TCR7957)
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A Small fluted celadon koro with floral shaped finial by Miyagawa Kozan with impressed artists seal inside the foot-ring. It is 10 cm (4 inches) diameter, 11.5 cm (4-1/2 inches) tall and in excellent condition.
The name Kozan was granted by Prince Yasui-no-Miya in 1851 in honor of the tea ware produced during the later Edo for the imperial Court by the tenth-generation head of the Kyoto pottery family Miyagawa Chozo...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1980 item #1430593 (stock #12146)


230 PIECES OF JAPANESE GIRL DOLL'S HEADS

Assorted wrapped heads of girl dolls made of toso (type of wood composition) and man-made hair, Showa period, 20th century, Japan. Small: approx...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1950 item #1430690
Wooden ZAN par dough mould. 33 cm long. Carved wood. Signs of use. Undated, estimated to be early 20th century. Can be viewed in central London and shipped worldwide.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1930 item #1430725 (stock #08185)


WHITE WOLF

Old Japanese hanging scroll of "White wolf in the moonlight", original painting on silk with an unidentified sign and the red-seal, 19th - early 20th century, in aesthetically damaged condition with some small holes and rips due to age as is as seen. Lack of both roller ends. Very unique and rare motif of white wolf as divine messenger of the mountain deities (called 'Yama no Kami') or sometimes as the god ('kami') by itself in Shinto sanctuaries...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #1431097 (stock #J050)
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A young girl in traditional robes stands in the garden among autumn foliage, a breath of spring in the closing of the year. The background is all muted, allowing the boldness of the colors of her robes, flesh and hair to stand out. Expertly rendered, the scroll is 2 by 6 feet (63 x 183 cm) and is in excellent condition, completely remounted in pale patterned silk...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #1431131 (stock #J060)
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A sage stares quietly through bamboo leaves at the harvest moon, a serene ink painting by Hijiya Bunkei enclosed in a wooden box accompanied by a label from when it was exhibited at the Hagi City Museum. Ink on paper in a fine cloth border with wood rollers, the scroll is 73 x 149 cm (29 x 59 inches) and is in fine condition, enclosed in a period wooden box.
Hijiya Bunkei (1899 – 1951) was born in Marugame, Kagawa Prefecture on the island of Shikoku...