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All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Contemporary item #611977 (stock #J041)
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$250.00
Japanese Lacquer (Urushi) bowl made by Azuma Hideo (1950~ ) who is an emerging urushi artist and a craftsman. Gourds are hand-carved on wooden base and red and black urushi are lacquered. Brand-new condition. Contemporary. Height 8.5cm 3.3" Diameter 13.5cm 5.3"
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Contemporary item #761294
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$120.00
This is a contemporary Bizen flower vase by Yamashita Joji ( 1947~ ) who is a member of Japan Art Crafts Association ( Nihon Kogeikai ) and won many prizes. In excellent condition with an original box. Height 25cm 10" Diameter 24cm 9.4"
All Items : New Century : Prints : Contemporary item #1124142
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2940.00 yen
This is a book of the woodblock prints by Rinpa school painters such as Furuya Korin ( 1875~1910 ), Kamisaka Sekka ( 1806~1942 ), Nakamura Hochu ( ~1819 ) and Taniguchi Kokyo ( 1864~1918 ) published by Unsodo in 2005. This book is consist of the selected works of their original woodblock print books published during Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ). It has 85 pages with more than 120 prints in full color. Written in Japanese only. ISBN 978-4-7538-0198-5 Brand new. 24cm x 24cm
All Items : New Century : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1130981 (stock #J197)
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$550.00
This is a ceramic figure of kajika ( one kind of rock fish ), which lives in clear rivers in Japan. It has strong impact and very appealing. Nagase Wataru is a contemporary pottery artist, born in Yamagata prefecture ( 1977~ )and finished graduate school at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music in 2002. He won many prizes and lives in Nagasaki now. His main works are creatures in the ocean and the river. In excellent condition. It comes with a wood box with his painting of the fish an...
All Items : New Century : Ceramics : Pottery : Contemporary item #1130983 (stock #J198)
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$180.00
This is a plate with hand-painting of kajika ( one kind of rock fish ) made by Nagase Wataru, who is a contemporary pottery artist, born in Yamagata prefecture ( 1977~ ) and finished the graduate school at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music in 2002. He won many prizes and lives in Nagasaki now. His main works are creatures in the ocean and the river. In excellent condition. Diameter: 20.5cm H:4cm
All Items : New Century : Folk Art : Contemporary item #1338911 (stock #J370)
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$120.00
Ikkan-bari basket made of bamboo and paper. Ikkan-bari is a Japanese traditional craft which is: many layers of washi (Japanese handmade paper) are pasted on the bamboo or wood frame, or wood or clay mold. And then coated with urushi or kaki-shibu (persimmon juice) when it becomes dry and hard. It has paper(not Japanese paper) pasted on the bamboo basket and coated with kaki-shibu. Cloth hand-painted daruma and Benkei are collaged on both sides. In excellent condition. Contemporary. Diameter: 33...
All Items : Dolls : Contemporary Dolls : Contemporary item #1360714 (stock #J423)
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$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 : Artists : Textiles : Contemporary item #1381887
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$40.00
Book titled "Pattern Weaves" authored by a prominent researcher of weaving techniques and also a textile artist, Keiko Kobayashi(1947~). It has abundant examples of weaving and patterns all over the world with images and her own drawings. 465 pages including 24 color pages. Published in 2017. B5 size. $40 with tax.
All Items : New Century : Lacquer : Contemporary item #1384576 (stock #J491)
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$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 : New Century : Ceramics : Contemporary item #1385624 (stock #J494)
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$80.00
Mashiko-yaki plate with modern pattern in green and brown glaze. Made by Okamoto Yoshihisa, a craftsman in Mashiko in Tochigi prefecture, north of Kanto district. In excellent condition. Contemporary. 25.5cm x 22cm x 1.5cm
All Items : New Century : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1360843 (stock #J424)
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$200.00
A pair of wood candle stand painted with colorful urushi. The plate for candle on the top is made of metal. In excellent condition except for some tiny chips on the rim of the top plate and urushi came off in the bottom of one candle. 20th century. H:37cm Diameter of the bottom:10cm
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 2000 item #1363838 (stock #J429)
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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 colors such as black, red, and yellow on both sides. 20th century. 11cm x 97cm x 1cm
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Pre 1990 item #1384195 (stock #J490)
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$200.00
A pair of "Ashimoto andon (foot lantern) made of cedar board, bamboo and washi (Japanese hand-made paper). The paper is replaced from shoji-gami (white paper for paper screen) to recycled washi which was a record book of a merchant in late Edo period. Washi is made from paper mulberry bark and very strong. With a carton box for a pair. 20th century. In excellent condition. 18cm x 18cm x 47cm (with a handle).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1980 item #658461 (stock #J068)
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$110.00
Very original plates made of three color clay. Waso Hideatsu (1948~) is a potter born and working in Kyoto. In excellent condition with a signed box. Mid Showa era (1960s~1980s). Diameter 13.5cm 5.3" Height 1.8cm 0.7"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1980 item #692382 (stock #J079)
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$320.00
This is a gorgeous bizen flower vase (hana-ire) made by Matsushima Hiroshi ( 1960~ ) who won a prize of Japan Art Crafts Association and many prizes also. This hana-ire has beautiful yo-hen ( discoloration of ceramic ware ). Bizen ware has a history of one thousand years and its feature is that it is burnt long time without glaze with high-heat, so that it causes natural and attractive discoloration in a kiln. In excellent condition with an original signed wooden box. Height 34.5cm 13.6" D...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #737587 (stock #8463)
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$80.00
This is a warm color tsumugi kimono made of machine woven silk kimono fabric. In excellent condition. Mid or late Showa ( ca. 1960s~1980s ). 128cm x 161cm 50.4" x 63.4"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #924307 (stock #9926)
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$70.00
This is a cotton kimono with beautiful colorful noshi design which is tsutsugaki technique. Tsutsugaki is freehand painting using rice paste as resist. "Noshi" is an ornament which used to be made of flattened abalone strips and put on a gift in old days, but it is replaced with paper these days. In good condition except for some stains in the left front sleeve ( 1cm x 1cm ) and in front body. This one was worn at a festival or on stage. Sewn by machine. Early to mid Showa period ( ca 1940s~1970...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #930274 (stock #9955)
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This is a basket with handles hand-woven of bark strips of walnut tree. In excellent condition. Showa period ( ca. 1940s~80s ) W:29cm 11.4" H:23cm 9"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #984011 (stock #10122)
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$120.00
This is a piece of noh drama costume which is called "Choken". Choken is made of silk gauze or weft silk gauze with woven designs with gold and colored threads. It is worn by a dancer or noble man in the noh stage. This choken has woven design of Hagi ( Japanese clover ) and Nadeshiko ( Dianthus ) with gold threads. In excellent condition. 20th century. 40cm x 160cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1040066 (stock #J133)
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$110.00
This is a well-bucket for a draw-well which is made of wood and coated with lacquer. It has an iron ring for hanging. In excellent condition. 20th century. Diameter of the top:26.5cm Diameter of the bottom:20cm Height:22cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1076407 (stock #10428)
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$120.00
This is a boy's kimono worn at the occasion of Shichi-go-san which literally means seven five three. When boys reach age of five and girls reach three and seven, they are taken by parents or grandparents to a Shinto shrine in the neighborhood on November 15th to celebrate their growth. This kimono was worn by a 5 years old boy. It is synthetic kimono, but has hand-drawn rabbit & wave motif and pressed gold and silver foils. In excellent condition except for a few light stains in the lining. Mid ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1119900 (stock #J186)
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$280.00
This is a lithograph print by Morita Kohei ( 1916~1994 ) who was a Japanese style painter and studied under Yasuda Yukihiko. It is titled "Sakura-fubuki ( petals of the cherry blossoms are blowing in the wind )". His works are known that they got subjects from old stories and histories. It is 74th of the 100 prints. In excellent condition with his own sign and original seal. Measurement of the frame:55cm x 60cm Measurement of the print:32cm x 41cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1980 item #1154439 (stock #J217)
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This is a furosaki byobu, a folding screen which is a one of the utensils used in the tea ceremony. It is put near the furnace. It is made of wood frame and reversible, one side is Japanese paper with Umebachi-mon pattern and the other side is ajiro, wickerwork. In excellent condition. H:54.5cm L:86.3cm Thickness:1.8cm ( Measurement of one panel ). 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1172309 (stock #10728)
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This is a cotton kimono with wave pattern. In excellent condition and looks almost new. 1980~2000 136cm x 162cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #1179213 (stock #J226)
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$220.00
This is an iron kettle with a spare ceramic lid which is originally a sake ( Japanese wine ) warmer, but it can be used as a tea pot. The ceramic lid has hand-painted picture by Heian Shunpou ( another name Inoue Shunpou ), an artist in Kyoto. In excellent condition. 20th century. H:27cm L:27cm Diameter of the body:12.7cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1182226 (stock #J233)
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$90.00
This is a pair of tokkuri for sake (Japanese wine) with beautiful hand-painted crane designs which are exactly same pattern on both ones. Probably made in Kyoto (Kyo-yaki). In excellent condition with no chip or crack. It comes with an original wooden box. H:16cm Diameter of the top:3.2cm Diameter of the bottom:4.5cm 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1980 item #1189619 (stock #J237)
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$160.00
This is a pair of bamboo ornaments with carved Chinese-style poetry, however some Chinese characters are not readable, so its meaning is not clear either. In good condition. W:9.5cm, L:94cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1190163 (stock #J238)
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$250.00
This is a set of five nimono-wan ( bowl for boiled food ) with a lid. It has beautiful "ryusui ( stream )" pattern inside of a lid as well as the bowl. It is made by urushi master "Shun-nin (Yasuda Shun-nin)" in Kyoto. In excellent condition. 20th century. Diameter of the lid:12.5cm, Diameter of the bowl:13cm, Height:9.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1191186 (stock #J239)
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$280.00
This is a bentō-bako (lunch box) which contains plates and boxes. All made of wood and coated with urushi. It has Makie of plum flower motif. Generally in good condition but the sliding lid is a bit tight because of buckle from aging and hair line cracks in one of the plates. Also, the outer box has mending in the top corner. The former half of the 20th century. Dimension: 22.4cm x 12.8cm x 22cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1197739 (stock #J244)
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$50.00
This is a pair of roji geta (clogs) which are used at the tea ceremony. Instead of zōri (sandals), they are used in case of snow or rain in the roji (adjacent garden). Used but in good condition. The base is made of cedar and straps are made of bamboo skin. 9.5cm x 25cm four pairs are available
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1980 item #1197743 (stock #10826)
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$110.00
This is a woman's wedding blouse with mirror work. It is worn by the Banjara people in South India. In good condition except for some mirrors are lost. All hand sewn and embroidered. 20th century. W:65cm L:53cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1980 item #1197753 (stock #10828)
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$150.00
This is a bag made of cotton fragments. It is from Northwest India. The cotton woodblock prints are used in the upper part and in the lining. All hand-sewn. 20th century. In good condition except for a stain. 59cm x 95cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1200950 (stock #10835)
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$220.00
This is an obi (sash) cloth with Bingata pattern. Bingata is the traditional dyeing technique which can trace back to 13th century. It is originated from the dyeing for the formal and ceremonial kimono for the women in the Ryukyu royal family in Okinawa Islands. Only the royal and warrior (samurai) class were allowed to wear Bingata in old days. It is katazome (stencil-dyeing) and colored with pigments and then the color gradation is added, that is called "irozashi" which is the feature of the B...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1220618 (stock #10884)
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Katazome (stencil-dyeing) woman's kimono with lining. The katazome technique looks following the Bingata technique which was originated in Okinawa (Ryukyu Archipelago) in 14th century. Different from the common katazome in which coloring applied on the paper stencil, the resit-paste is applied for the design and then colored for Bingata. Darker color is added and it makes Bingata very attractive. This kimono is made of thick silk crepe and has thin silk lining. Generally in good condition but ha...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1222522 (stock #10887)
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$150.00
Cloth of nagoya obi (sash) for a casual kimono woven of pongee silk. It has nice mixture of colors, such as blue, purple, beige and off-white in check pattern. In excellent condition. 30.5cm x 4m55cm (1m15cm from one of the ends is folded, so it has two layers where both sides are sewn by machine) 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1980 item #1224989 (stock #J257)
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$40.00
Wooden figure of Tosa-inu (Tosa dog) representing Yokozuna (grand champion of sumo ). Tosa is located in Kochi prefecture in Shikoku district. In good condition except for some dirt in the ropes. 20th century. W:10.3cm x H:10.3cm D:12cm