All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1434678 (stock #Konen002)
Uehara Konen (1878-1940)
Hirosaki Castle
Size: Mitsugiriban. Approximately 15 X 6.75 inches.
Publisher: Likely Watanabe Shozaburo.
Date: ca. 1910s-1920s.
Artist's seal at lower left.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1434672
Reflets des Arts
€1,000.00
Smoked bamboo box in suzuribako’s shape, opening with a lid. The first pieces arrived from China to Japan during the 13th and 14th centuries. During the Meiji period, these objects became real artistic creations. Since then, they are no longer just objects, but works of art. Japan Meiji (1868 - 1912) 20th century Dimension : 32 x 23.5 x 8 cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1434670 (stock #3A64A)
Japanese Military Solder's Canteen, early 1900's, 7" high, 3 1/2" wide, 3" deep, with embossed pewter like surface with curved Brass Hook in the back and top use as a cup which attached with rope. All original condition with wooden cap and other brass pipe for air.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1434660 (stock #J596)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
4 sheets of Chiyo-gami with autumn leaves designs which are woodblock prints. The paper is washi, a handmade paper made from mulberry fiber. Chiyo-gami was originated in Kyoto and developed in Edo later. It was used for paper dolls and paper crafts. Generally the larger one is the older. Clockwise from top left: 53cm x 37cm, 52cm x 37.5cm, 41cm x 32cm, 53cm x 37cm The top left one has rather thick texture and others have thin texture. The fourth one has a break in the corner...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1940 item #1434620 (stock #12173)
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$300.00


EIGHT BEAUTIFUL FACES

Eight heads of accurately-made quality Japanese hina dolls. Made of 'toso' (type of wood composition) and wood. Edo-Showa period, 19th-20th century. Largest: H 8 x W 5 x D 6.5cm (3.14 x 1.96 x 2.55in). Specially, those two largest and old type of 'Obina' (Emperor doll in display with Empress doll) are very valuable and rare finds in the market as well. Its hair will be fallen out easily due to age when touched and moved...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1434618 (stock #05279)
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$280.00


KASHIGATA 2pc., SAZAE AND TRIO

Wooden molds with detailed carving for making traditional Japanese confectionery called 'Kashigata', with such unique and auspicious motifs of 'Sazae' (Turban shell) and a trio of Fox, *Okame, and *Hyottoko. Showa period, early 20th century, Japan...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1434589 (stock #Shotei115)
Shotei Takahashi (Hiroaki) (1871-1945)
Arai Inn (Omori Arai Inn)
Series: Eight Views South of the Capital
Date: 1921.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.25 x 10.75 inches.
Shotei seal at upper right.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Reference: O-20 in Shotei catalog.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Center crease. Soiling in margins. Toned paper...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1434536 (stock #Hasui500)
Kawase Hasui
Zojo Temple, Shiba.
Series: Twenty Views of Tokyo.
Size: Aiban. Approximately 13.0 x 8.75 inches.
Date: 1934. The oban sized edition (Hotei #147) is 1925.
Published in 1934 by Osaka Mainichi in Japan Today & Tomorrow.
In the publication, the print was attched to black paper...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1434532 (stock #05278)
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$280.00


OLD IRON BELL

Pre-war period, early 20th century, Japan. approx. 8 x 8 x H 15cm (3.14 x 3.14 x 5.90in). Probably the decoration for horse when festival or shrine-ritual occasions. Nice lovely heart-shaped chip as is...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1434477 (stock #Hasui501)
Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
Sakurada Gate (Sakuradamon)
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.375 x 10.25 inches.
Date: 1928.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Round, red 6 mm seal at lower left, indicating a lifetime printing (1946-1957). Old Watanabe seal at back.
Signed and sealed by the artist.
Reference: Hotei #156.
Condition: Excellent color. Toned paper. Two pieces of paper at back margins.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1950 item #1434436
Reflets des Arts
€600.00
A fine case in japanese lacquer, decorated with feathers in Togidashi on a black ground. First half of the 20th century
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1950 item #1434422 (stock #Hasui498)
Kawase Hasui
Golden Pavillion, Kyoto (Kyoto Kinkakuji)
Date: 1930s.
Size: Approximately 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Artist's oval seal at lower right.
Reference: Hotei #Hp-45.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
This marginless print is from a mid-century collection that included another marginless Hasui print.
Most examples are found with margins, so it may have been trimmed or issued in this state.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1960 item #1434414 (stock #05277)
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$280.00


TWO WOODEN PESTLES

Unusual type with stand. Well-used and matured taste. Showa period, early-mid 20th century, Japan. approx...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1930 item #1434409 (stock #P-273)
An early 20th Century Japanese sleeping cat with the Nine Valley mark (Kutani). It is painted in moriage style on a dark blue background. The cat measures about 10" long x 6" wide. The condition is excellent/perfect. The asking price includes shipping within the USA.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1434382 (stock #Kobayashi017)
Kobayashi Kiyochika
Dawn at Ryogoku Hyappongui, Tokyo
From the series, Famous Places of Tokyo (Tokyo Meisho).
Date: 1879.
Signed by the artist at lower right.
Publisher: Fukuda Kumajiro.
Size: Oban. Approximately 14.25 x 9.75 inches.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Missing some margin. Frayed areas of the margin have been repaired by a conservator. Excellent color.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1960 item #1434291 (stock #MOR8004)
The Kura
$700.00
A pair of small bronze rabbits on black lacquered round wood stand enclosed in the original signed wooden box. They are roughly 13 cm (5 inches) long and in fine condition, dating from the first half of the 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #1434290 (stock #MOR8003)
The Kura
$650.00
A large and beautifully patinated hand formed Murashido bronze vase of smooth lobed form with evident hammer dimples on the shoulder creating depth enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 31 cm (12 inches) tall and in excellent condition. The play of colors across the surface is created with various natural chemical compounds while the metal is hot.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1930 item #1434230 (stock #J593)
A sheet of "tatougami" made of recycled washi (Japanese handmade paper) used at a pawn shop. Hocked items were wrapped in this tatougami and kept. It is made of used washi with letters and kakishibu is painted for insect repellent and for moisture-resisting. It has letters Tisho 14 (1926). The first half of the 20th century. 82cm x 83cm