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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1433548 (stock #13346)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Two pieces of asa (hemp) cloth whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. Some minor brownish stains but in good condition as a whole. It has washi strip in one of the hems. The second half of the 19th century. 35cm x 2m60cm, 36cm x 2m60cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1434660 (stock #J596)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
4 sheets of Chiyo-gami with autumn leaves designs which are woodblock prints. The paper is washi, a handmade paper made from mulberry fiber. Chiyo-gami was originated in Kyoto and developed in Edo later. It was used for paper dolls and paper crafts. Generally the larger one is the older. Clockwise from top left: 53cm x 37cm, 52cm x 37.5cm, 41cm x 32cm, 53cm x 37cm The top left one has rather thick texture and others have thin texture. The fourth one has a break in the corner. The first half of...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1434722 (stock #J597)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Four sheets of Chiyo-gami which is woodblock print on washi (handmade paper). It is originated in Kyoto and developed in Edo later. It is used for paper dolls and paper crafts. The first half of the 20th century. 53cm x 38cm (the largest one)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1436230 (stock #13368)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Silk meisen kimono with dots. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 134cm x 154cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1442667 (stock #13397)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Silk meisen kimono with double kasuri block pattern. It has red cotton lining so that it was made in early Showa, 1930s. In excellent condition except for tiny moth holes in wool muslin cloth in the wrists inside. 126cm x 144cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1395203 (stock #13064)
Haruko Watanabe
$95.00
Silk obi (sash) with shidarezakura (weeping cherry blossoms on sprays) motif which is woven pattern. The other side is plain weave silk in beige. Generally in good condition but has folded line in middle in one side and patina from aging. 1960s to 70s. 32.5cm x 4m15cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1412062 (stock #13231)
Haruko Watanabe
$95.00
Two fragments of Edo kosode kimono. The right one has motifs of waves and shrimps, the latter is a symbbl of longevity. The line in the shrimps are drawn by "itome-nori" which is very fine line with paste-resist-dye. The ground cloth is plain weave silk. The left one has also auspicious pine tree design on silk crepe. Both are dyed with vegetable indigo and natural dye. The first half of the 19th century. In good condition but the left one has some holes. Right:36cm x 53cm Left:32cm :50cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1000087 (stock #10173)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
This is possibly a card or ticket case made of rare piece of bingata cotton cloth. Bingata is katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) produced in Ryukyu islands ( now Okinawa ). This bingata was produced in 19th century, but this case might have been made later, early 20th century ( sewn by machine ). The lining is silk. In excellent condition. 13cm x 7.7cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1144652 (stock #10641)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
This is a meisen kimono with geometric pattern in white, red and black. In good condition except for the blackish part in the back ( not stain but weaving flaw ) and some stains in the front lining. 1950s 128cm x 150cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1361259 (stock #12624)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Cotton cloth with shibori (tie-dye) seigaiha (waves) pattern and dyed with akane (madder). In excellent condition but akane color is faded and one mending patch and a few tiny holes. The first half of the 20th century. 35cm x 136cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1379446 (stock #J474)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Two weights made of solid and rather heavy wood which were used when "habaki", leg guards were made. The technique is warp twinning. In excellent condition. 610gm for two. 19th century. Diameter:10cm H:10cm The 8th image is from "Nihon-no-nuno, Genshifu Tanbou" Bessatsu Taiyo published by Heibon-sha in 1989. Othe three images are examples of "habaki"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1380374 (stock #J477)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Large lantern of a shrine made of paper, bamboo strips, wood plate and metal handle and straps. In good condition except for several holes and rips. 20th century. Length when extended: 72cm Diameter: 41cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1940 item #1380838 (stock #J479)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Trunk box made of wicker, bamboo and leather. It has washi (Japanese handmade paper) lining with kanji letters. It has black leather for reinforcement. In good condition but has some wear in the leather. It is tight when the lid is put on the box, so better to use separately. The first half of the 20th century. 44cm x 31cm x 24cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1385671 (stock #J495)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
A set of 5 chataku (saucer for tea cup) made of brass and black checker pateern looks painted with urushi. In good condition but some parts where black urushi came off and hair lines. It has engraved mark, "Shobido" in the back. 20th century. Glass tea cup is not included. 11cm x 11cm x 1.2cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1389240 (stock #13014)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Silk obi (sash) for kimono with woven pattern which has "Ashi to Kari (reed and goose)" motif. It is traditional motif shown in Japanese crafts and textiles. In excellnt condition. The first half of the 20th century. Backside is high quality black satin. 29.5cm x 3m68cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1390061 (stock #13018)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Cotton uchikui, wrapping cloth which was used in wedding or happy occasion but it is made as mingei (folk art) textile in Okinawa these days. Motifs are: bamboo, pine and plum, karakusa, iris, peony etc. In good condition but has slightly bleached parts. The second half of the 20th century. 90cm x 90cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1400617 (stock #J530)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Bamboo tray handmade of bamboo strips. It is for uchiwa fan to be put in, which is one kind of fan used in hot summer. In excellent condition except for a loose strip in the bottom of th oval part. 20th century. 28cm x 33cm x 2.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1401042 (stock #13123)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Rare item. Band made of paper strips. Paper band was often used to bind small boxes etc. in 20th century. In excellent condition. 20th century. 5cm x 7m20cm