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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1930 item #1394194
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$130.00
1920s (late Meiji - early Taisho) ceramic chaire (tea caddy for storing powdered green tea used in tea ceremony). Kyoto ware with dark brown to black glaze and beautiful tan colored streak going from the mouth to the middle of the body, old turned resin lid lined with gold leaf paper on the inside. Typical beautiful Japanese elliptical lines on the bottom left by a string used to cut the item off the potter’s wheel, signed by the potter on the side by the bottom, very nice patina...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1980 item #1393153
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$125.00
Rare Sotheby’s catalog PRIVATE ENGLISH COLLECTION OF FINE CHINESE THUMB RINGS, JADE CARVINGS AND SNUFF BOTTLES that took place in London on December 6th 1995. 237 lots (81 thumb rings, 24 jades, 5 laque-burgaute and 127 snuff bottles), 115 pages, every item is illustrated in color with unusual added feature: most of thumb rings impressions are photographed as a continuous strip. Clean catalog in great condition, prices realized included.
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$1,250.00
Boxwood netsuke of a woven fisherman’s basket with a bed of bamboo leaves inside and a sea brim, a puffer fish and an octopus on top of it. Extraordinary elegant carving in Japanese taste, superb naturalistic depiction of shapes and textures (see the suction cups and scales of the creatures as well as that of the strips of the basket weave), eyes are inlaid with black horn, perfectly painted highlights...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$7,300.00
Wooden netsuke of a bat nestling inside an old upturned roof tile. Superb realistic depiction of the creature - see its alert face, furry body, clawed feet and extraordinary delicate leathery wing texture. Minute eyes are inlaid with black horn, beautiful natural wood color, excellent patina. Signed SHOKO on the butt of the tile - this superb So school carver was a nephew of Morita Soko and one of the best and original 20th century carvers, well discussed on p...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$350.00
Marine material netsuke of an owl sitting on a tree stump with new branches and leaves. Excellent quality detailed carving, wonderful face with somewhat puzzled expression, beautiful depiction of differentiated feathers, pleasant patina, eyes are inlaid with black horn. Signed MASAMITSU on the bottom, wonderful netsuke by a master carver. Height 1 5/8 inches.
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$1,250.00
Unusual good size marine material netsuke of a dragon rising from a wisp of cloud, its body twisting and flames licking its sides. Excellent dynamic composition, stands on its own on flat surface, superb detailing of its reptilian body with various textures, beautifully inlaid spots on the body, eyes are double inlaid with horn. Wonderful finish to the surface, in superb condition. Signed GODO on the bottom - for a brief discussion of the artist see CONTEMPORARY NETSUKE by Miriam Kinsey, p. 215...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1390989
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$595.00
Original woodblock print EARLY SPRING by Joichi Hoshi (1913-1979) printed in 1974. Excellent crisp print in perfect condition, metallic gold highlights, listed as plate 316 in JOICHI HOSHI CATALOGUE OF ALL TREE WOODBLOCK PRINTS published by Kato Gallery in 1988. Red “tree” seal of the artist in lower right corner, titled, signed and dated by the artist in pencil (see detail). Image size 9 5/8 x 7 inches, paper size 10 11/16 x 7 15/16 inches.
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$1,500.00
Wooden netsuke of a seated monkey biting into a kaki (persimmon) fruit with a brunch holding two more fruit in front of it. Perfectly captured mood of the scene, wonderful sense of volume. Superbly carved to the last detail - see its face with mouth screwed to one side for a better bite, well defined fingers and toes and finely incised coat, eyes are inlaid with black horn. Anatomically correct private parts, himotoshi formed by its left leg, wonderful patina...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$650.00
Shunga marine netsuke of a mermaid holding a woven basket with clam shells in one hand and a good size sea brim under the other. Rare subject, excellent carving - see her face, beautiful flow to her hair, finely incised scales of her tail, finely worked skin of the fish, basket and shells textures. Very pleasant finish, in perfect condition. Carved by American carver Brian Stockman, signed with a monogram within one of the scales on her back. Length 2 5/8 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1387936
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$650.00
Original woodblock print AUTUMN LIGHT by Joichi Hoshi (1913-1979) printed in 1978, framed and glazed. All the misty whitish areas or lines on enlargements are reflections from photography. Excellent crisp and bright print in excellent condition, superb design, metallic gold highlights, listed as plate 392 in JOICHI HOSHI CATALOGUE OF ALL TREE WOODBLOCK PRINTS published by Kato Gallery in 1988...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Original silkscreen print “CANADIAN PORCUPINE” by Hideo Takeda (born 1948) from the Altamera series - one of a set of 10 prints each depicting an animal skeleton. Printed in 1994, signed by the artist in gold crayon and numbered 82 from of the edition of 120. The series name refers to the Cave of Altamira in Cantabria, Spain known for its Upper Paleolithic paintings of wild animals...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Original silkscreen print “ADELIE PENGUIN” by Hideo Takeda (born 1948) from the Altamera series - one of a set of 10 prints each depicting an animal skeleton. Printed in 1994, signed by the artist in gold crayon and numbered 82 from of the edition of 120. The series name refers to the Cave of Altamira in Cantabria, Spain known for its Upper Paleolithic paintings of wild animals...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Original silkscreen print “HORSE” by Hideo Takeda (born 1948) from the Altamera series - one of a set of 10 prints each depicting an animal skeleton. Printed in 1994, signed by the artist in gold crayon and numbered 82 from of the edition of 120. The series name refers to the Cave of Altamira in Cantabria, Spain known for its Upper Paleolithic paintings of wild animals...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Original silkscreen print “SEA OTTER” by Hideo Takeda (born 1948) from the Altamera series - one of a set of 10 prints each depicting an animal skeleton. Printed in 1994, signed by the artist in gold crayon and numbered 82 from of the edition of 120. The series name refers to the Cave of Altamira in Cantabria, Spain known for its Upper Paleolithic paintings of wild animals...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Original silkscreen print “AMERICAN ALLIGATOR” by Hideo Takeda (born 1948) from the Altamera series - one of a set of 10 prints each depicting an animal skeleton. Printed in 1994, signed by the artist in gold crayon and numbered 82 from of the edition of 120. The series name refers to the Cave of Altamira in Cantabria, Spain known for its Upper Paleolithic paintings of wild animals...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Original silkscreen print “DOMESTIC HEN” by Hideo Takeda (born 1948) from the Altamera series - one of a set of 10 prints each depicting an animal skeleton. Printed in 1994, signed by the artist in gold crayon and numbered 82 from of the edition of 120. The series name refers to the Cave of Altamira in Cantabria, Spain known for its Upper Paleolithic paintings of wild animals. Takeda subtitled the series as "Moving Sculpture" featuring large animal skeletons in lively movement in often hum...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Original silkscreen print “BEAVER” by Hideo Takeda (born 1948) from the Altamera series - one of a set of 10 prints each depicting an animal skeleton. Printed in 1994, signed by the artist in gold crayon and numbered 82 from of the edition of 120. The series name refers to the Cave of Altamira in Cantabria, Spain known for its Upper Paleolithic paintings of wild animals. Takeda subtitled the series as "Moving Sculpture" featuring large animal skeletons in lively movement in often humorous ...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Original silkscreen print “BULLFROG” by Hideo Takeda (born 1948) from the Altamera series - one of a set of 10 prints each depicting an animal skeleton. Printed in 1994, signed by the artist in gold crayon and numbered 82 from of the edition of 120. The series name refers to the Cave of Altamira in Cantabria, Spain known for its Upper Paleolithic paintings of wild animals. Takeda subtitled the series as "Moving Sculpture" featuring large animal skeletons in lively movement in often humorou...