A LARGE JAPANESE KO KUTANI LARGE PLATE, CHARGER FULLY
MARKED ON THE BASEIN GOOD CONDITION.
A LARGE AND HEAVY CHARGER, DEPICTING CRANES AND ANIMALS ON THE FRONT SIDE AND FLOWERS AROUND THE BACK SIDE AS WELL THE CHARACTER "FUKU"(GOOD FORTUNE)WITHIN A SQUARE AND ARTIST SIGNATURE NEXT TO IT.
MEASURES APPROXIMATELY 17 INCHES 43 CENTIMETERS-WIDE.
3 INCHES, 8 CENTIMETERS-HIGH.FROM THE MEIJI ERA.
a very large antique Japanese hexagonal Fukagawa charger.21 inches, 55 centimeters - wide
3 inches 8 centimeters - high.
Antique large and heavy charger depicting lady and
kids with flowers surrounding the front and on the back Fukagawa marks and artist marks are on the back side.This supper quality charger in hexagon shape is outstanding in size and very heavy, in very good condition, no brakes, chips or cracks, some color discoloration.
The Fukagawa family began producing por...
19th century very large Japanese Satsuma brown/ red color vase with raised winged Lizards handles on the upper side.
This Satsuma vase has two panels, On one panel we have a raised figure of Kuanyin with decorations and on the other panel a Samurai with decorations.
This very large Japanese Satsuma vase is unique and very heavy, it is in good antique condition there is a firing line on the base near the artist marks,this line does not appear on the other side (the front).
No repairs. it mea...
19TH century large Japanese Kutani basket shape vase on four feet.
Two nicely decorated panels, one with people in an outdoors setting and the other side scene with bushes, flowers and a bird standing on a branch.
measuring approximately: 12&1/2 inches, 32 centimeters
-Tall. And 12 inches, 30 centimeters - wide.
There is a Kutani mark in the inner handle.
This Kutani vase is in very good condition, no damages and no repairs.
Monumental antique Japanese very large and very heavy
vase made for keeping cut flowers by the artist.
blue/white and other hand painted beautiful colors.
Depicting two Tigers an Eagle and other birds in an
Size approximately 47 inches, 120 centimeters-TALL.
Circumference 64 inches, 172 centimeters.
In very good condition, no repairs.
It was build by the artist in the 19th century
With copper insert and removable copper vase that
fits inside the big vase I...
Pair of antique Japanese Satsuma vases, in cobalt blue with 4 hand painted panels each. Each has 2 painted panels with people and the other 2 with roosters and birds. This vases are circa 1780. They were made by the artist as a pair.
Artist marks are on the front panels on the hanging paintings.they have the marks of SUIGETSU who lived and worked in the late 18th century.
The vases are heavy and solid.
The Measurement are 9&1/2 inches,23 centimeters -TALL.
Each panel is 4 inches,10 centim...
15th century or earlier experimental pottery done in
Europe by DELFT-(DUTCH) or MEISSEN-(GERMAN) imitating
Chinese art (Chinoiserie) double gourd vase measuring
34 inches, 86 centimeters - Tall.The clay that they used is reddish color and the Chinese style decoration
was done in real gold.High quality art work.
This vase is heavy and in good condition for its age.
its peeling off a little from some spots, the base is missing a small piece.(please see photos)
It has on the base a very ear...
Large antique Arita vase with panoramic view 360 degrees all around.Hand painted with birds and a river
with trees, large plants and flowers.
It was done in the fukagawa style with the red river
mark under the artist marks on the front of this vase.
The vase measures approximately: 22&1/2 inches,
57 centimeters - TALL. Circumference:
39 inches, 99 centimeters. weight: about 40 LBS.
20 KILOS. This vase is in very good antique condition
no damages and no repairs.
The scenes on this...
Ko-Kutani means old-Kutani or pre-Kutani.
Kutani kiln is famous for its gorgeous overglaze enamels.
In fact, Ko-Kutani did not made in Kutani kiln, made at the kiln in Imari area even ahead Kutani kiln.
These pieces are called Nanjing(China)type and expressed bird and plants with overglazed gorgeous enamels by elaborate hand work.
5 pieces for one set are contained in wooden box,
The seal mark expresses "大明成化”（GREAT MING CHENG HUA PERIOD), but while it is not real, it means ...
Antique Japanese large and deeply carved ranma depicting three sages (from left to right): Le-tieguai (with the iron crutch) , Zheng si yuan (with the tiger) and Gama Sennin (with the frog). There is much of the original paint still intact. Wonderfully carved with great detail and expression. Most likely from a Shinto temple. Edo Period (18th century).
Size: 27" high x 87" long x 3" deep. (very heavy!)
Important antique Satsuma vase made by the master artist ONISHI SUIGETSU CIRCA 1780 in perfect condition
no damages and no repairs.
Depicting the seven GODS of fortune, reaches and happiness.
The master artist ONISHI SUIGETSU worked in the late 18th century in Japan. He was a pupil of MOCHIZUKI GYOKUSEN MAKOTO.He was a painter of figures,birds and flowers.He was a teacher to MATSUMURA GOSHUN.
Size approximately: 7 inches, 18 centimeters- tall,
Circumference-20 inches, 51 centimeters.
A fine,large and very rare eight sided documentary vase (with fitted wood stand) - decorated in Chinese scholar's taste and bearing two poems. The first, small poem on the neck of the vase, describes the under glaze blue painted picture on the reverse side. Roughly translated - "Fisherman looks across riverbank - there are Huang Yang trees. There are three roads leading home and he carries a 'dan' (two baskets with carrying yoke). He is wearing a raincoat and hat and it is raining - he sees a fa...
This old Japanese Noh theater mask has the expressive face of an old man. The mask is carved from paulownia wood and dates to middle Edo period, around 1750. The patina is wonderful.
Mask measures approx 8 inches high and 6 inches wide
PAIR OF MINIATURE 3&1/2 INCHES, 9 CENTIMETERS- TALL. COBALT BLUE JAPANESE SATSUMA VASES, CIRCA 1900 IN GOOD CONDITION ,NO REPAIRS.
EACH VASE HAS 4 PANELS, 2 PANELS PAINTED WITH OUTDOORS ACTIVITY OF GROUPS OF PEOPLE AND 2 PANELS COBALT BLUE WITH GOLD DECORATIONS.
THIS MINIATURE PAIR OF SATSUMA VASES HAVE BEEN MADE
AS A PAIR BY THE JAPANESE FAMOUS ARTIST MEIGYOKUZAN.
SIGNED ON EACH BASE "DAI NIPPON MEIGYOKUZAN".
ON SOME PANELS ARE MISSING GOLD DECORATION DUE TO AGE.
Very rare Japanese Archaic green tea bowl used in the tea ceremony. extremely heavy was produced in Japan
during the KAMAKURA and early MUROMACHI periods.
in the 12th to the early 14th century known as the
"SIX OLD KILNS"It was made by the artist OOTA, the name on the base.At that time in Japan people had only a first name. This vase measures approximately:
3&1/2 inches, 9 centimeters-tall, Circumference:
12 inches, 30 centimeters. Weight (extremely heavy) 912.8 grams. Almost 1 kilo. ...
Tiffany Studios etched metal and glass (pine needle) easel pen holder with green slag glass and including 2 penholders. The easel pen holder can accomodate 3 penholders. The one of the penholders is 6 inches long and one is 7 inches long. The pens are not marked, but employ the pine needle motif and are identified in the literature as Tiffany Studios shape 1010, none of which were marked. The easel is shape 1003 and measures 4 inches tall and 5 .25 inches wide. The easel is marked “Tiffan...
Original French Bronze statue of a Middle Eastern female, a water carrier, French circa 1880, made by the French famous artist GASTON LEROUX, with an original plaque of the Salon De Paris in very good condition no repairs.
It measures approximately:
17&1/4 inches, 44 centimeters - TALL.
Gaston Leroux was a very famous listed French Sculptor
born in Paris in 1854.The plaque reads
"JEUNE FILLE ARABE PAR G. LEROUX AU SALON"
A solid and heavy bronze with a nice gold patina.
Antique Japanese silver kanzashi, the upper design part is gold plated with finely engraved three oak leaves. *This was one of the most popular crests among the warrior samurai class particularily among close devotees of Shinto. Top quality hand cut metal work. Circa (we think) Meiji period (1868-1912). 6 3/4" long and 1 3/8" in width.
*The Elements of Japanese Desgn by John W. Dower