GALERIE TIAGO
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1440202 (stock #2016-365)
GALERIE TIAGO
€6,000.00
Pair of stamped brass stirrups decorated with Hashizuka, Ito and Manabe Mons. Japan - Edo (1615-1868), 18th century. Height 10.24in - 26 cm Length 12.6in - 32 cm Width 4.72in - 12 cm As in Western culture, the culture Japanese stirrups were part of traditional accessories used only by the nobility and the people belonging to the upper class. The stirrups were made in the most precious metal, they were intended to indicate the social status of the owner. They were used in military co...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1440284 (stock #2020-834)
GALERIE TIAGO
€2,000.00
Banko pottery teapot with polychrome birds decoration in relief on a natural background imitating a basketry resting on a saddle. Different birds decorate the edges of the teapot, the neck of one of them and the tail of another forming the passersby of the handle, a duck with outstretched wings and a large beak forming the spout. Banko pottery is a type of Japanese pottery originating from Yokkaichi (Mie prefecture) in central Japan. Banko pottery has existed for 270 years, far beyond teapot...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1443525 (stock #2012-25)
GALERIE TIAGO
€4,000.00
Japanese lacquered gold and silver hira maki-e biwa shape box (kobako). Japan, Edo period Length 7,67 in – Width 3,14 in – Heigth 0,7 in The biwa is a japanese short-necked fretted luth, often used in narrative storrytelling. The biwa is chosen instrument of Benten, goddess of music, eloquence and poetry.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1442603 (stock #2018-560)
GALERIE TIAGO
€14,000.00
Two big eight-sided kaioke boxes in black lacquer, decorated with mon and maple leaves in golden lacquer. Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) Height: 17,6 in (44,7 cm) -Width : 14,9 in (38 cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1440208 (stock #2018-621)
GALERIE TIAGO
€7,000.00
A bronze okimono of an owl, constructed in two sections, the short-eared owl (detachable) perched on a tree branch with its head cocked quizzically to the right and its wings folded at its sides; signed on one side of the branch Seimin chu within a rectangular reserve, by Murata Seimin (1761-1837) Height : 26cm - length : 26cm (10¼in x 10¼in) Japan - Edo period (1603-1868)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #1439522 (stock #2020-831)
GALERIE TIAGO
€5,000.00
Group of three bronze rabbits with black patina, partially chiselled. Two rabbits resting on their four legs, the third trained on its hind legs. In Japanese, the hare and the rabbit are designated by a single word: usagi. The hare occupies an important place in Japanese legends and superstitions. Like many other animals, it is supposed to reach a fabulous age and become blue at five hundred years old. Japan - Meiji Era (1868-1912) Small Rabbit: Length: 8 cm - Width: 5.5 cm Medium Rabbit...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1442607 (stock #2017-476)
GALERIE TIAGO
€3,500.00
Bronze vase with a dark brown patina in the shape of a trunk. It bears a three characters signature underneath : 京翁斎 « made by an old man in Kyôto”. Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) Height : 22 cm-Diameter : 14 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1442600 (stock #2014-219)
GALERIE TIAGO
€2,500.00
Gold and black lacquer painted box. The decor consists of reserves containing pictural scenes of characters in gardens with pavilions. The bottom is decorated with flowers. The inside of the lid is decorated with tea leaves in gold lacquer on a black lacquer background. This box rests on four wood polychrome lacquer feet carved in the shape of a bat. China circa 1880 Height 4.72 in. (12 cm) – Width 11.42 (29 cm) – Depth 8.27 (21 cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1442606 (stock #2016-365)
GALERIE TIAGO
€6,000.00
Pair of stamped brass stirrups decorated with Hashizuka, Ito and Manabe Mons. Japan - Edo (1615-1868), 18th century. Measures: Height 10.24in , length 12.6in, width 4.72in As in Western culture, the culture Japanese stirrups were part of traditional accessories used only by the nobility and the people belonging to the upper class. The stirrups were made in the most precious metal, they were intended to indicate the social status of the owner. They were used in military combat during ce...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1441535 (stock #2018-349)
GALERIE TIAGO
€8,000.00
Eight paintings on paper illustrating some excerpts from The Chronicle of the Heike (1968), a historical novel by the Japanese writer Eiji Yoshikawa (1892-1962). He describes with great realism, the accession to power of the Heike clan warriors or Taira particularly his struggles with the Genji clan or Minnamoto. An ancient and extremely popular tale in Japan, the Tale of the Heike was originally declaimed by monks accompanied by the biwa. The identity of the original author is not certain, bu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1439847 (stock #2020-760)
GALERIE TIAGO
€4,000.00
A pair of bronze vases with a stretched bulbous body on a flared foot, with long tapering neck, cast as a tied sheaf, on which a grasshopper has landed. Insects (mushi) occupy an important place in Japanese culture. Hunting for insects is a popular pastime, especially among children. Using plastic nets and cages, they catch cicadas and beetles to observe them. Between 1830 and 1832, Hokusai composed an untitled series of ten large horizontal prints to distinguish it from the smaller one, ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1440864 (stock #2020-749)
GALERIE TIAGO
€2,200.00
Ikebana vase in wickerwork of bamboo of elongated cylindrical shape, signed on the underside. Accompanied by a natural bamboo vase and a tomobako (transport box) with inscription. Ikebana or Ka-do (the way of flowers) is a traditional Japanese art of flower arrangement. Unlike Western floral art, ikebana does not aim to emphasize only the beauty of the flowers and the harmony of colours. This art wants to enhance the vase, the stems, the leaves, the branches as much as the flower itself. The...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1970 item #1439848 (stock #2020-758)
GALERIE TIAGO
€2,000.00
Dark brown bamboo ikebana basket with twisted handle. Ikebana or Ka-do (the way of flowers) is a traditional Japanese art of flower arrangement. Unlike Western floral art, ikebana does not aim to emphasize only the beauty of the flowers and the harmony of colours. This art wants to enhance the vase, the stems, the leaves, the branches as much as the flower itself. The structure of the floral arrangement is based on three symbols: the sky, the earth and humanity. Japan – Showa era (1926-...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1442596 (stock #2019-719)
GALERIE TIAGO
€2,500.00
Incense burner in lacquer, hexagonal and curved shaped, decorated with hira and takamaki-e in gold and silver lacquer on a nashi-ji background, peonies along the banks of a river and a mount. The lid has a cruciform opening. A mon is affixed to one side of the diffuser. It is the mon of the family Ōkubo (大久保氏)a family belonging to the Fudai-Daimyo house (the vassals of the Tokugawa family). The head of the family was created Daimyo by the Tokugawa family in 1684. From 1725 to 1850, ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Inro and Sagemono : Pre 1837 VR item #1439525 (stock #2020-777)
GALERIE TIAGO
€5,000.00
Inrō with four gold lacquer boxes, decorated with a lake landscape. Accompanied by a bronze ryusa manju. Small boxes formed of compartments that fit one on top of the other, inrō (印 籠) are traditional Japanese clothing items. Since the kimono had no pockets, everyday objects were carried in small boxes (sagemono) hung on the belt (obi). To prevent them from slipping, a netsuke, a small wooden or ivory figurine, was used to hold the cord of the inrō or other types of sagemono. The inrō...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Inro and Sagemono : Pre 1900 item #1442615 (stock #2018-496)
GALERIE TIAGO
€5,500.00
Inrô with four compartments in fundame lacquer decorated with a pavilion near a river in a mountain landscape in hira maki-e, taka maki-e lacquer and kirigane. The inside in nashi-ji gold lacquer. The manju in carved wood decorated with two children in mother-of-pearl, lacquer and horn inlay. Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) Inrô : height 7,5 cm -3 in Manju : diameter 4 cm-1,6 in
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1440853 (stock #2020-795)
GALERIE TIAGO
€7,500.00
Inrô of three black lacquer compartments decorated with raden (mother-of-pearl inlay) of ducks on the water or in flight on both sides. One of the faces shows four ducks (one per box) in different postures among a decoration of stylized bamboo leaves. The upper one in flight, head to the right, the second facing left and about to land, wings spread apart, the third in a resting position, head on its wing, the fourth on the water, leaning its head forward. The other side shows two ducks, one f...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Inro and Sagemono : Pre 1900 item #1440861 (stock #2018-604)
GALERIE TIAGO
€7,500.00
Saya type Inrô, decorated with a landscape, waterfall and houses, in golden lacquer taka maki-e, kirigane, maki bokashi, brown lacquer and red lacquer on a black speckled hirameiji background. On one side a house surrounded by a red fence in a landscape of rocks and pine trees is visible; the other shows in the foreground a building surrounded by pines and in the background a waterfall atop which can be found a house and behind that some mountains. More hills can be seen in the distance, dep...