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similar to 19c Japanese scroll painting BEATING CLOTH by SOTANI

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1412166
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$144.00
Listed Price $180.00
19th century Japanese scroll in ink and colors on silk depicting a woman beating a piece of clothing with a mallet by an old bamboo fence. Beautiful work perfectly capturing the essence of the scene, elegant composition, subtle use of color. Signature appears to read SOTANI and is followed by 2 red seals of the artist. Silk brocade mounts, rosewood scroll ends, excellent painting for use during tea ceremony. Painting size 10.25 x 7.75 inches, scroll size 36 x 9.75 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1411871
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$128.00
Listed Price $160.00
19th century Japanese scroll in ink and colors on silk painted by 6 different artists and depicting different hyotan (natural dried double gourds). Wonderful Zen subject, beautiful work, elegant composition, signed by each artist by the gourd that he painted. Paper mounts with some foxing on its lower part), spotted bamboo scroll ends, excellent painting for tea ceremony. Painting size 13 x 19.25 inches, scroll size 40 x 21 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1411663
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$144.00
Listed Price $180.00
19th century Japanese scroll painted with ink and colors on paper depicting Shoki the Demon Queller with a drawn sword in his hand. Wonderful expressive painting - see his severe facial expression, detailing of his hair and beard, flow of his robe and beautifully executed color washes. Inscribed with a short poem and signed DAIGU (Who has Retired from all Worldly Cares) - that was the GO used by an eccentric priest Ryokan (1758-1831) - followed by 2 seals of the artist. Later paper mounts, lacqu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1411610
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$280.00
Listed Price $350.00
19th century Japanese scroll painting in ink and color on paper depicting a group of 13 officials, scholars, monks, ascetics and sages in the clouds observing a strange scene below described in the ink inscription as a “Picture of a Village Meeting to Honour a Genius”. It shows a Chinese scholar seated at the table and about to start writing in a scroll, a table with bronze vessels and one demon, one human attendant behind him, and 3 more figures in front of him. Visually rich and detailed p...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1411806
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$144.00
Listed Price $180.00
19th century Japanese scroll painted with ink and colors on paper depicting a tiger seated on rockery by clumps of bamboo grass, its head lowered menacingly, mischievous expression on its face, mouth open exposing its fangs. Wonderful expressive painting, subtle use of color, excellent depiction of its fur and whiskers. Inscribed with a short poem and signed NORINAGA followed by 2 red seals by the artist. Silk mounts, bone scroll ends, some water stains on the upper left part of the mounts, but ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1960 item #1235351
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Listed Price $225.00
Japanese scroll painted with ink on paper depicting a mynah among tree branches. Mynahs are similar to crows, the difference being tufts of feathers on their beaks. Elegant composition in Japanese taste, superbly captured contemplative mood of the bird, wonderful quality painting, great brushwork. Silk brocade mounts, lacquered wood scroll ends, couple of crease lines, in great condition overall. Signed GENKI for Takahashi Genki (1911-1978), and marked with red paste seal. Enlargement 6 shows 2 ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1412164
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$128.00
Listed Price $160.00
Japanese scroll painting in colors on paper depicting “delicacies from the land and the sea” - a cuttlefish on a bamboo branch, edible taro bulbs and a long stemmed fuki - Japanese butterbur. Beautiful work, elegant composition in Japanese taste, delicate subtle painting. Signed SHUJI GA (painted by Shuji) followed by the red seal of the artist. Beautiful bamboo pattern paper mounts, lacquered scroll ends, in perfect condition, excellent painting for display during tea ceremony. Painting siz...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1411618
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$300.00
Listed Price $375.00
Late Meiji - early Taisho (pre 1920) Japanese scroll painting in ink and colors on silk depicting young Yoshitsune playing flute and Benkei drawing sword at the Gojo bridge in Kyoto, the scene illuminated by a full moon. For an account of this significant encounter see H. Joly LEGEND IN JAPANESE ART, p. 82. Superb quality painting, excellent faces and detailing of clothing, silk mounts, bone scroll ends, in great condition. Lengthy inscription followed by artist’s signature HOKURYO YOSHIZAKI (...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1950 item #1411945
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$144.00
Listed Price $180.00
Japanese scroll painting in ink and colors on silk depicting 5 different flowers with stems and leaves painted by 5 different artists. Beautiful work, elegant composition, signed by each artist by the flower that he painted. Silk mounts, bone scroll ends, overall in great condition, excellent painting for tea ceremony. Painting size 44.5 x 12.5 inches, scroll size 71.5 x 17.75 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1950 item #1132583
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$160.00
Listed Price $200.00
Japanese scroll painted with ink and colors on paper depicting the Rokkasen (Six Famous Poets of Japan that lived in 9-10th century) seated on the ground in different attitudes. Wonderful Zen quality to the brushwork, great composition, beautiful use of color. Brocade silk mounts, lacquered wood scroll ends. Inscribed with a short poem, signed KEIZAN, and marked with red paste seal and another seal lower on the painting. Scroll size 60x15 inches, painting size 26.5x10.5 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1425472
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Listed Price $225.00
Japanese scroll painted with ink and colors on silk depicting a daimyo (feudal lord) in full military armor and a quiver full of arrows on his back before a battle. He is seated on a low chair on top of a tiger skin, a low table with sake cup, chopsticks and few small plates with condiments. There is a stretched textile screen behind him and a kneeling armored attendant holding a tall narrow banner. Judging by the characters on the banner, the main character is Minamoto no Yoshitsune (1159 – ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #1411964
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$288.00
Listed Price $360.00
Japanese scroll with 3 mounted paintings done by 3 different artists - a running boar in ink on silk, a carp leaping out of a pond in ink and colors on silk, and a scholarly landscape in ink and colors on paper. Fantastic quality paintings, delicate use of ink washes and colors, each is signed and sealed by the respective artist. Silk mounts, rosewood scroll ends, in excellent condition, superb painting for display during tea ceremony. Carp painting height 13 inches, boar painting width 7 inches...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1950 item #1411702
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$280.00
Listed Price $350.00
Japanese scroll painting in ink and colors on silk depicting an actor performing Red Lion dance under flowering peony by a pine sapling. Superb quality beautifully designed painting, excellent use of colors. Silk brocade mounts, black and gold lacquer scroll ends, in perfect condition. Exceptionally striking painting, comes original inscribed kiriwood box. Signed and sealed SHUKO for the artist Yoshida Shuko (1887-1946), the inside of the box cover is signed and stamped with the seal of the arti...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1950 item #1411701
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$280.00
Listed Price $350.00
Japanese scroll painting in ink and colors on silk depicting an actor performing White Lion dance on a stage by a flowering red peony bush. Superb quality beautifully designed painting, excellent use of colors. Silk brocade mounts, black and gold lacquer scroll ends, in perfect condition. Exceptionally striking painting, comes original inscribed kiriwood box. Signed and sealed SHUKO for the artist Yoshida Shuko (1887-1946), the inside of the box cover is signed and stamped with the seal of the a...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #1132585
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$280.00
Listed Price $350.00
Japanese scroll painted with ink and colors on silk depicting a spotted stag by a stream among reeds under a moon about to be obscured by clouds. Great composition with alert beast looking into the background hidden in beautifully depicted mist. Wonderful quality realistic painting, superb brushwork - see the detailing of hairs on its coat. Paper and silk mounts, wooden scroll ends. Signed GANEN and marked with red paste seal. Scroll size 68x19 inches, painting size 40x16 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1425471
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Listed Price $225.00
Japanese scroll painted with ink and colors on silk depicting a court lady wearing superbly rich formal juni-hitoe (12 layers kimono) attended by a young girl, all among pine saplings and with a sun rising through the early morning haze. Superb quality sublime painting, perfectly captured delicate mood of the moment, beautiful use of color, wonderful brushwork (see depiction of pine needles, great composition in Japanese taste, the painting is in excellent condition, rich silk brocade mounts wit...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1411897
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$200.00
Listed Price $250.00
Japanese scroll painting in ink and colors on silk depicting the sun rising above the sea over Meoto Iwa (the Wedded or Married Couple Rocks) - two rocky stacks in the sea off Futami, Mie Prefecture, Japan. They are joined by a shimenawa (lengths of rice straw rope used for ritual purification in the Shinto religion) and are considered sacred by worshippers at the neighboring Futami Okitama Shrine. According to Shinto, the rocks represent the union of the creator of kami, Izanagi and Izanami. Su...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1425473
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$220.00
Listed Price $275.00
Late Meiji (1900s - 1910s) Japanese scroll painting in ink and colors on paper depicting 16 arhat - the original disciples of the historical Buddha - in different attitudes, most of them recognizable by their attributes. Excellent quality eccentric painting with wonderful half-mad faces, beautiful use of colors. Paper mounts, wooden scroll ends, in great condition. Exceptionally striking painting. Signed DOZO HIROKAMI FUDE (Treasury of Tao painted by Hirokami) followed red seal of the artist. In...