Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori Haruko Watanabe
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1449488 (stock #J632)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
An old ema which is a pictorial offering with a painting of "Oni no Nenbutsu". It is a demon reciting sutras holding a bell and a plectrum. "Oni no Nembutsu" is a popular motif of the Otsu-e which is a folk painting and local specialty in Otsu in Shiga prefecture since early Edo period (17th century). The handwritten characters reads Otsu-e, but when and where it was made is not clear. Possibly made in Otsu in 19th century. In good condition with a silk cord. W:28cm H:18cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1910 item #1449446 (stock #J631)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Hagoita (battledore) with oshie which is the Japanese traditional craft. Motifs are figures, kabuki actors, flowers, birds etc. They are made into raised pictures with silk crepe with lining of cotton and attached on the wood or paper board. Hagoita is used for the game "hane-tsuki" played on the New Year's Day. Two persons hit a shuttle with hagoita. This one has oshie woman in traditional kimono. It has letters that show it was made in Meiji and in Tokyo. In good condition with an original box...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1449068 (stock #13471)
Haruko Watanabe
$130.00
Cotton baby's kimono with shibori (tie-dye). In good condition but washed much and has soft texture. The first half of the 20th century. 62cm x 62cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1449067 (stock #13470)
Haruko Watanabe
$180.00
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Meisen lined kimono with colorful geometric pattern. Both weft and warp kasuri pattern are stencil-resist-dye (heiyo-kasuri). In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 120cm x 142cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1448911 (stock #13468)
Haruko Watanabe
$400.00
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Sakiori sodenashi (vest) whose weft is cotton strips recycled from old indigo dye kimono. warp is asa (hemp) yarn. It has beautiful mixed vegetable indigo color. In good condition but has some wear. The first half of the 20th century. 43cm x 75cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1448718 (stock #13464)
Haruko Watanabe
$180.00
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A roll of cotton cloth with Arimatsu shibori whose motif is hemp leaf pattern. The cloth is before steaming and ironing. In excellent condition but the white part, about 60cm from the one end, has a bit yellowish color from long time storage. 1950s to 70s. 30cm x 10m9cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1448372 (stock #J627)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
Two wood molds for paper-mache Daruma. They have many cracks. The first half of the 20th century. Width: 8cm Height: 9cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1448371 (stock #J625)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
Raku-yaki tea bowl for tea ceremony. Raku-yaki is hand-shaped with pallet but not with the potter's wheel. This bowl has pinkish glaze and nice grey glaze in the bottom inside. 18th or 19th century. In good condition. Diameter:13cm Height:9cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1447911 (stock #13452)
Haruko Watanabe
$60.00
Sakiori obi (sash) for a casual kimono. Weft is cotton strips which are recycled old cotton kimono and warp is silk yarn. In excellent condition. 20th century. 14cm x 2m28cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1447637 (stock #J620)
Haruko Watanabe
$40.00
Katagami which is used for katazome (stenci-resist-dye), made of many layers of washi (Japanese handmade paper). It is painted with kakishibu (persimmon tannin) for waterproof and strength. The pattern "Kanze-mizu" is derived from the crest of the Noh drama player Kanze Dayu which is whirl of water. He was the founder of Kanze style Noh (15th century). In good condition. 20th century. 38cm x 45cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1447407 (stock #13447)
Haruko Watanabe
$200.00
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Shonai-obi hand-woven of wash yarn (Japanese handmade paper) for weft and cotton yarn for warp. It is produced in Shonai region in Yamagata prefecture in Tohoku district. It has beautiful tassels in both ends. The dyes are vegetable indigo and brown. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 25.5cm x 3m52cm
All Items : New Century : Textiles : Contemporary item #1447404 (stock #13451)
Haruko Watanabe
$70.00
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A piece of cloth with many kinds of cotton shibori fragments. It shows several kinds of shibori techniques. All machine-sewn. In excellent condition but white parts are slightly changed to pinkish because of the color bleeding. The second half of the 20th century. 45cm x 2m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1448959 (stock #13469)
Haruko Watanabe
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Korean pojagi (bojagi) made of fragments of choma (ramie). All hand-sewn. In excellent condition. the first half of the 20th century. 106cm x 120cm Belt:3.7cm x 41.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1448464 (stock #J623)
Haruko Watanabe
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Misu or sudare made of thin bamboo strips and framed with asa (hemp) cloth with ita-jime shibori (board-clamp-dye). Asa cloth has both warp and weft hand-plied and shibori is dyed with vegetable indigo. Two metals for hanging and two silk tassels are in good condition, however a bit faded. The second half of the 19th to early 20th century. In excellent condition except for the cloth in the bottom has color faded. 65cm x 172cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1448462 (stock #13461)
Haruko Watanabe
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26 sheets of washi (Japanese handmade paper) with 50 to 60 fragments are pasted which are mostly hand-spun cotton and vegetable dyes such as indigo, chestnut skin, kobuna-kusa (weed) and so on. Tanba-nuno has been hand-woven in Tanba Saji and called "Saji-momen" These fragments are mostly hand-spun cotton and vegetable dye but some have silk colored threads for stripes. They don't have silk scraps for wefts which the traditional Tanba-nuno has. This samples were made and published by "Tanba Koda...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1447912 (stock #13453)
Haruko Watanabe
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Sakiori obi (sash) for man's kimono. Weft is both silk strips recycled kimono and bunch of silk yarns. Warp is silk yarn. It has beautiful mixture of black, dark brown and lighter brown. In excellent condition. 20th century. 8.5cm x 3m76cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1447556 (stock #J619)
Haruko Watanabe
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Two jingasa, soldier's caps made of washi(Japanese handmade paper) and painted with black urush. It is called 'Hyaku-e jingasa" as it has many layers of washi according to the book "Kinsei Fuzokushi" by Kitagawa Morisada. Hyaku-e jingasa was first used in Tensho period (1573∼1593) and it was worn with armors by "ashigaru". low ranking foot soldier. In peaceful period, civilian worn it in four seasons after Kyoho period (1716∼1736). One of two has a cotton belt, which is vegetable indigo dye,...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1447248 (stock #13448)
Haruko Watanabe
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A carpet made of cotton fragments with beautiful fine sashiko. The one side is made of many cotton fragments with check pattern and the other is made of indigo dye cotton cloth. All fine sashiko is hand stitched with red, white and indigo sashiko yarns. In good condition except for broken part in indigo side. The first half of the 20th century. 98cm x 182cm