GALERIE TIAGO
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1443155 (stock #2021-873)
GALERIE TIAGO
€2,200.00
Japanese bronze brown patinated representing a hare laying on a crescent moon. Japan – Showa (1912-1926) Height: 11 cm – 4,3 inches The Hare is a very beloved animal in Japan. Each year, on the 15th day of the 8th month of the moon calendar, Japanese are celebrating “Tskukumi”, a party paying tribute to the hare of a tale. A God decided to get down on earth as a starved man. He went to the forest to see how animal used to find something to eat...
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 : 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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1440863 (stock #2019-653)
GALERIE TIAGO
€2,500.00
Patinated bronze vase decorated with a flying phœnix and paulownia leaves. It comes with its tomobako marked with the date Shôwa 5 (1930). Japan, Shôwa period (1926-1989), 1930 Height : 8,27” (21 cm) -Width : 9,05” (23 cm) - Diameter of the neck : 4,5” (11,5 cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1440847 (stock #2017-490)
GALERIE TIAGO
€7,000.00
Three turtles bronze incense burner. In Japan, the turtle (kame) is considered a symbol of wisdom, stability and luck. Tradition has it that it brings protection and 10,000 years of happiness because of its longevity and the slowness of its movements. In the Taoist belief, the turtle symbolizes the world: its shell represents the sky, while its body represents the earth. The use of incense was introduced in Japan at the same time as Buddhism...
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 : 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...
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...