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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pre AD 1000 item #1276565
Biblical Artifacts
$3,000.00
Late Bronze Age-Early Iron Age I; c. 1400-1150 BC

Rendered in a linear style this seal depicts a seated figure facing right with his arms stretched before him. To the left a human figure wearing a round cap and a fringed skirt stands between two anthropomorphized figures, one with a bulls head and one with a birds head, in procession. With linear border.

In exceptional and original condition.

2.1 x .9 cm (.826 x .354 inches)

Certificate of Authenticity and Export Approv...
First edition Taisho period Japanese woodblock print titled “The Snow Maiden Umekawa” (aka “The Heroine Umekawa in the Snow”) from the supplements of “The Complete Works of Chikamatsu Manzaemon" by Kitano Tsunetomi (1880-1947) published in 1923. First edition with mica and silver highlights, hand applied gofun, black ink Tsunetomi seal at the upper right, and Yamagishi Kazue (carver) and Nishimura Kumakichi (printer) seals at the lower edge. Visible paper size: 15 7/8" x nearly 11" (...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1930 item #1450238 (stock #10509)
Antique hanging scroll. A dragon dressed in kimono and apron stands on hind legs, and holds up high a jewel, as if offering to an invisible celestial divine creature. Above them is a swirl.

Signed: Shoto …utsutsu. Seal: Moroku sensei.

Black ink and mineral color on paper.

Japan, Taisho era, 1910s, perhaps 1920s.

Painted area: ca. 52 x 13.5 in. (132 x 34.5 cm).
Total length ca. 77 inches (195 cm).

Few light stains and tiny spots, some foxing in mounting...

First edition Japanese shin hanga woodblock print by Shiro Kasamatsu (1898-1991) titled "Tea Ceremony" (Chanoyu) dated " Showa 29" (1954). The seal of the publisher Unsodo, and the seals of the carver Nagashima, and printer Shinmi are in the left margin. The artist's black ink signature and red seal are at the upper right corner of the image. The Unsodo (“Un”) watermark is faintly visible at the lower left margin corner. The paper measures 15 7/8” x 10 3/4” (image: 14 5/16" x 9 1/2"). ...
Japanese dai-oban size shin hanga woodblock print titled “Mt. Ranier in Winter” by Toshi Yoshida (1911-1995) dated 1972. The print is dated and titled in English and Japanese at the lower left margin corner. The artist's black ink signature and red seal are at the lower right corner of the image. The print is pencil-signed in the lower right margin. Plate: 11 3/4" x 19 1/2" (visible paper size: 12 3/8” x 20 1/4"); frame: 19 1/2" x 27 1/2." Framed with archival materials and UV glass o...
Japanese shin hanga woodblock print titled “Senshun” (Early Spring) depicting a moga (modern girl) wearing a fashionable fur stole and knit hat, her hair cut in a short curly bob, from the series “Showa Bijin” by Shinsui Ito (1898-1972) published as a newspaper insert in 1931. Shinsui’s black ink signature and red seal are at the upper left. Paper: 14 1/8" x 9 9/16" (frame: 21 5/8" x 17 1/4"). Framed with archival materials and UV glass or Plexiglass. Very good overall condition wi...
Large format (dai-oban) Japanese shin hanga woodblock print titled “Blue Parrot” by Ishikawa Toraji (1875-1964) from the series “Ten Types of Female Nudes” carved by Yamagishi Kazue and self-published by the artist in 1935. The black ink Ishikawa signature and red seal are at the lower right section of the print. Visible paper size: 13 1/2 x 16 3/4" (plate: 11 5/8" x 14 7/8"; frame: 20 1/4" x 23 1/2." Framed with UV glass or Plexiglass. The print has not been examined out of the fram...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1950 item #1453222
Vintage Japanese Showa period ink and color on silk scrolled painting of an autumn landscape with mountains in the background and tiny horses and figures in the foreground by Kawashima Baikan (1902-1977). Black ink signature and red artist’s seal at the lower right. Signed tomobako wood presentation box. Mid-20th century. Painting: 17 5/5” x 20 1/8” (scroll: 54 1/2” x 26”). Very good overall condition.
First edition pencil-signed Japanese shin hanga woodblock print by Takeji Asano (1900-2002) titled "Rain in Shinnyodo" in the lower margin and dated Showa 28 (1953) in the lower left margin. The artist's black ink signature is at the lower left corner of the image and the artist's name/signature is in pencil at the lower right. The left margin also bears the seal of the publisher Unsodo, the carver Okura, and the printer Shinmi. The "gei" watermark is at the lower left margin corner. This is a f...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1426193 (stock #TRC210304)
Seated in meditation with open and compassionate heart, this bodhisattva is on a spiritual journey, postponing his own salvation in order to remain on earth to help others achieve enlightenment. In contrast to some images of the Japanese Bodhisattva (Bosatsu), often depicted as austere and inward looking, here, Kimura depicts the Bodhisattva as playful, carefree, and decidedly ornate. The inverted image of white contrast dye on black silk also makes for a striking composition.

A mas...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Art Glass : Pre 1920 item #1458176 (stock #22014706)
Private Stock
$175.00
A signed Locke Art wine glass in the poppy pattern. The stem of this 5 5/8 inch tall wine is faceted and frosted. Perfect condition, ex collection James Donahue.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Art Glass : Pre 1900 item #1458150 (stock #22014703)
Private Stock
$145.00
A miniature diamond quilted Amberina bottle with square top and amber rigaree on the neck. The bottle shades to a beautiful fuchsia at the top. The 2 3/4 inch tall bottle is 2 inches in diameter at the base and there is a polished pontil mark. No doubt by New England glass Co.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1900 item #1458097 (stock #22014699)
Private Stock
$425.00
A very unusual unsigned Webb cameo custard cup and underplate. The cup and plate are decorated with citron over colorless pattern of prunus sprays and butterflies. The cup is 1 ½ inches tall and 3 1/8 inches in diameter. The underplate is 4 3/4 inches in diameter. Both pieces have polished pontil marks. Perfect condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1910 item #1458049 (stock #22014700)
Private Stock
$195.00
22014700 A beautiful small Victorian thorn handled vase with scalloped and ruffled rim. The vase is blue at the top shading to a pale blue at the base. The vase is cased in white and has a polished pontil mark. The vase is decorated with stylized multicolored flowers with gold and platinum leaves. There is no damage to the thorn handles and there is a small glass imperfection near the base which occurred during manufacture. The vase is 4 ½ inches tall, 5 inches across the handles and 2 ½ ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1458041 (stock #08303)
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$600.00


STONE JIZO WITH NO FACE

Wild Buddhist stone carving statue of ‘Jizo Bosatsu’ (Jizo Bodhisattva), Edo period, 19th century, Aichi area, Japan, approx. H 29.5cm (11.61in), in such aesthetically weathered and deteriorated condition as is as seen. Free shipping.


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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1457962 (stock #12334)
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$800.00


WITHERED MEDICINE CHEST

Old Japanese wooden medicine chest (kusuri-dansu) with many drawers, circa End of Edo period, mid 19th century, approx. H 51.5 x 49.5 x 21cm (20.27 x 19.48 x 8.26in). Smaller than usual type. Because of such withered and damaged condition as is (also with some broken drawers, wood dust, warpage of top board, repair, etc), please rather consider it as more like a decorative object of art than a practical chest itself.


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All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Enamel : Enamelware : Pre 1930 item #1457956 (stock #19054545)
Private Stock
$1,250.00
Wonderful Faure enamel on metal vase decorated with poppies on a multicolored ground. The vase is 3.5 inches tall, 3 inches in diameter and is signed “C. Faure Limoges” in gold at the base.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1457889 (stock #08302)
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$450.00


ART DECO SATSUMA TINWARE VASE

Unique Japanese Art Deco vase of Satsuma Tinware ('Satsuma Suzuki') with more than 365-year history as the representative traditional handicrafts of Kagoshima Prefecture, Early Showa period, 1920-30s, approx. H 26cm (10.23in). Carved seal composed of multiple kanji letters at the bottom, but unidentified clearly. Attached with wooden box (with no string). Some expected aged deterioration due to use as seen, also with dent at the roundne...