Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori Haruko Watanabe
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1357613 (stock #12600)
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An apron (maekake) made of indigo dyed cotton. It has hand-stitched sashiko (quilting) which is asanoha (hemp leaves) pattern. It has two layers. In excellent condition but two white cotton belts have some dirty parts. The first half of the 20th century. 44.5cm x 42.5cm The length of the belt:172cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1365052 (stock #J432)
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Wood board used by Urushi (Japan) craftsman when he coated urushi wares and put them on it. It has many beautiful urushi drippings in red and black. 20th century. 13.5cm x 91cmx 1cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1390538 (stock #13029)
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Four panels of asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) cloth. They have mending patches, holes and some stains. Both warps and wefts are hand-plied and dyed with vegetable indigo and yellow. Late 19th to early 20th century. 33cm x 2m48cm x 3, 33cm x 2m x 1
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1390582 (stock #13031)
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Boro mae-kake (apron) made of fragments which are indigo dyed, stripes and white plain weave cotton. The stitches are white cotton thread. Washed, but still has many stains. All hand-sewn. The first half of the 20th century. 60cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1390583 (stock #13033)
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Cotton Okinawan Bingata furoshiki (wrapping cloth). Bingata is one kind of katazome (stencil-resist-dye) which is a specialty product in Okinawa (Ryukyu for an old name). It has kanji character "Ryukyu" in the corner. Darker colors are added after katazome dye. In good condition but has still some stains. Dyed with Ryukyu ai (ryukyu indigo) and pigments etc. 20th century. 110cm x 110cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1413061 (stock #J556)
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Tabi patterns made of recycled used washi (handmade paper) with sumi handwritings. Some are pairs and the others are not. They are both soles and insteps. Largest sole:L24.5cm x W10cm, Smallest one:L17xcm x 7.5cm In good condition. Late 19th to early 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1413649 (stock #13241)
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Four panels of noren, a shop curtain with logo and name. It is made of thick cotton and dyed with kakishibu (persimmon tannin). Sewn by machine. In excellent condition except for slightly kakishibu color faded parts. 20th century. 126cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #826603 (stock #5132)
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This is a man's juban ( under kimono ) which is made of silk crepe. The scenery of steep Mt. Hakone and travelers are depicted with katazome ( stencil-resist-dyeing ) and the motif seems to be taken from famous Ando Hiroshige's ukiyo-e ( wood block print ), titled "Tokaido 53 post stations". Early Showa period ( 1920s~1940s ). In good condition except for several stains ( 2cm x 2cm ~ 0.5cm x 0.5cm ).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1358267 (stock #12698)
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Cotton kimono with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. A bit of red is nice. Used but in excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 125cm x 145cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1359307 (stock #12613)
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Fragment of Narumi-Kongata (also called "Urumi-zome") which is one kind of katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing). It is hand-spun cotton cloth and dyed with natural indigo. In good condition but has two holes. The second half of the 20th century. 33.5cm x 66cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1374686 (stock #12813)
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Man's juban (under kimono) made of silk crepe with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) Ainu pattern. Ainu pattern was popular in Meiji period. Generally in good condition but some yellowish stains, mainly in the upper part. The second half of the 19th to early 20th century. 140cm x 122cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1381112 (stock #12917)
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A piece of cotton cloth with Ainu embroidery which is all hand-stitched. It has cotton lining. In excellent condition. 20th century. 38cm x 36cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1392566 (stock #13040)
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Cotton girl's kimono with shibori pattern. It is made of two kinds of shibori cloth that means it is recycled kimono. Child's and baby's kimono were often recycled from adult's in old days. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 92cm x 86cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1395973 (stock #13076)
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Cotton kimono with double kasuri pattern which is geometric and plane motif. Handwoven and vegetable indigo dyed. In good condition and washed, but still have some light stains near hem. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 130cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1395975 (stock #13074)
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Silk woman's kimono with beautiful kanoko shibori which is small spots shibori pattern which look like the battern in the back of the fawn (kanoko). It is made of high quality soft silk and has partially silver wefts which shows it is made in early Showa period (1920s to 30s). The lining is also silk. In excellent condition except for a stain in the hem of the lining. The first half of the 20th century. 140cm x 152.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1398589 (stock #13098)
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Meisen kimono which is made in rather early time of meisen product. In early days, it was woven of second grade silk yarn spun from two cocoons or with burls. However the quality of meisen fabric improved. This one has some burls. In excellent condition and looks scarcely worn. Early 20th century. 124cm x 148cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1404008 (stock #13145)
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Oshi-e, litterally "pressed picture" which is made of fragments of antique European print and Japanese silk and the motif is a civilian man in Edo period. The history of Oshi-e date back to Heian period, found in Shosoin Treasures (around 10th century) It was very popular toy in Edo period with motif of Kabuki Theatre actors. The ground paper is "Itame-gami" which is ten layers of washi and has thin cotton lining so that it looks like a shallow relief. In good condition. The second half of the 1...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1410980 (stock #13184)
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Asa (hemp) unlined kimono whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. It has very dark indigo color which means it was soaked in the vegetable indigo pot many times. In good condition except for a bit of wear in the neck line. Late 19th to early 20th century. 124cm x 134cm