Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori Haruko Watanabe
All Items : Dolls : Contemporary Dolls : Contemporary item #1360714 (stock #J423)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
Kokeshi made by Takahashi Akinori at Takahashi Hashime Studio in Sendai in Miyagi Pref. The body has beautiful urushi design. In excellent condition. 20century. H:37cm Diameter of the bottom:7.5cm
All Items : New Century : Lacquer : Contemporary item #1384576 (stock #J491)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
Urushi bowl made by Kizaki Tsukiho (1984~) who is an emerging urushi craftsman in Shiga Pref. He makes a wood bowl himself and paints urushi too, generally it is done by each craftsman. Texture is rather rough comparing with common urushi bowl but stronger. Contemporary. In excellent condition. Diameter:11.5cm H:8.3cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1408126 (stock #13176)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with owner's name, made of asa (hemp) whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. It has 4 mending patches with same cloth as the ground. It has un-dyed cotton cloth for reinforcement in the middle and has sashiko. Used but in excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 132cm x 138cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1414728 (stock #J560)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
Hyotan design sake container which is made of kami-ito (paper cord) and painted with urushi and has momiji (maple leaves) with red urushi. Crafts made of paper cord were very popular in Edo period and they were called "Kami Nagato", those are bowls, tabacco cases, inro (small container for a personal seal) and so on. In excellent condition but the plug is lost. 19th century. Height:18cm, Diameter:10cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1433736 (stock #13348)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
Amazing boro tabi made of hand-spun cotton with mending patches. All original condition. The first half of the 20th century. 22.5cm x 11cm (sole)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1439613 (stock #13381)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
Minsa obi (sashi) made in Taketomi Island in Okinawa. The features of Taketomi Minsa obi are: both wefts and warps are machine-spun cotton and handwoven. It has four and five block warp kasuri pattern and both selvedges have uneven horizontal stripes which symbolize mukade (centipede). Minsa obi was a gift from a woman to a man meaning acceptance of engagement in old days. In excellent condition. 20th century. 8cm x 2m4cm u
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1970 item #1315591 (stock #J340)
Haruko Watanabe
$110.00
Mingei wooden box with carving. In good condition but has some dents and scratches on the lid. 20th century. 13.5cm x 29cm x 5.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1400129 (stock #13110)
Haruko Watanabe
$110.00
Noren made of asa (hemp) with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) whose motif is kago (basket) and zori (sandal.) In excellent condition except for rifts in the upper jointing part (mended). All hand-sewn. 1960s to 70s. 72cm x 116cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1400295 (stock #13111)
Haruko Watanabe
$110.00
Silk Meisen unlined kimono with geometric pattern. Double kasuri (wefts and warps) is dyed with stencil-resist-dye (Heiyo-kasuri). Mid 20th century. In excellent condition. 126cm x 148cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1273970 (stock #11092)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Silk brocade cloth woven with supplementary wefts on dark blue twill ground. It might be a cloth for a stage costume such as hakama (pants) worn at Noh drama or Kyogen. In excellent condition. 41.5cm x 3m16cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1349255 (stock #J380)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Wooden urushi Bento-bako (lunch box) made in Wajima in Ishikawa Pref. Wajima-nuri has been made in the region since mid 17th century. It has removable two pieces for a partition between rice and dishes and one plate. In excellent condition except for some hairline in the bottom. 20th century. 25.5cm x 15.5cm x 6.3cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1377674 (stock #12861)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Asa (hemp) bag with a logo, probably a shop's, chain-stitched with white cotton thread. It is natural indigo dyed and both warps and wefts are hand-plied. The lining is white hand-spun cotton. In excellent condition except for one hole (1cm x 2mm). Late 19th to early 20th century. 32.5cm x 60.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1381952 (stock #12931)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Asa (hemp) baby's kimono with hand-painted pine tree motif whose wefts as well as warps are hand-plied. It has se-mamori in the back which is a charm with silk threads and this one is boy's kimono as they are in the left as well as in the center (girl's one is in the right). Evils are believed to come from back in old days and it protects a baby from diseases. The second half of the 19th century. In good condition but some stains in front and holes in two belts made of thin raw silk. 76cm x 90cm...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1980 item #1393994 (stock #J515)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Ainu woman doll made of clay with cotton clothing which might be "ru-unbe" or "kaparamip". The Ainu pattern is hand-drawn. In excellent condition. 20th century. H:25.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1398944 (stock #13101)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Momohiki (pants) work wear made of taima (hemp) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. Dyed with vegetable indigo. Belts are cotton. Inexcellent condition and indigo is very fresh. The first half of the 20th century. W: 52cm L: 95cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1399246 (stock #J525)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Two small flower bamboo baskets handmade of bamboo strips. The long one has an "otoshi", a water container made of bamboo but small one has no otoshi. Both are in excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. The long one L:30.5cm Diameter:5cm, The small one H:14.5cm (with a handle) W:12cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1408525 (stock #J540)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
A pair of choku with mesh design which can be used for either sake or tea. One is in ecxcellent condition and the other has two minor hair line but no problem for use. 19th century. Diameter:6cm H:6cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1425429 (stock #13277)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Two panels of asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) cloth whose wefts as well as warps are hand-plied. It has beautiful faded vegetable indigo color. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 35cm x 1m96cm each.