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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1390583 (stock #13033)
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$80.00
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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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1390582 (stock #13031)
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$120.00
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1390538 (stock #13029)
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$80.00
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1390526 (stock #13028)
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$850.00
5 panels of noren made of asa (hemp) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied and vegetable indigo dyed. The top hem and belts are hand-spun and vegetable indigo dyed cotton. The beige stripes are cotton threads. In excellent condition. 19th century. 160cm x 138cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1390525 (stock #13027)
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Sakiori Obi (sash) for a casual kimono which is hand-woven of strips for wefts, recycled from old cloth. In excellent condition. The latter half of the 20th century. 23cm x 3m10cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1390478 (stock #13026)
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$160.00
Silk man's juban (under kimono) with sparrow motif which is kata-yuzen. It is kata-zome (stencil-resist-dye) and colored by hand. In excellent condition except for a few light stains in middle front. The first half of the 20th century. 135cm x 132cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1390413 (stock #13025)
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$280.00
Cotton kimono with beautiful shibori (tie-dye) which is vegetable indigo dyed. It has rather thick texture. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 126cm x 158cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1390161 (stock #13020)
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Cotton furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with a crest, "Daki Myoga" which is hand-spun and vegetable indigo dyed. It has sashiko (quilting) in four corners which are rather fine threads. In excellent condition. Late 19 the mid 20th century. 100cm x 100cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1390062 (stock #13019)
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$380.00
Boro cloth with asa (hemp) and cotton fragments. Two kind asa fragments have fine katazome patterns. Vegetable indigo dyed and brown hemp is kakishibu (persimmon tannin) dyed. Cotton cloth is hand-spun and sewing thread is asa (hemp). 19th century. 60cm x 122cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1390061 (stock #13018)
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$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 : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1389668 (stock #13017)
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Silk man's unlined juban (under kimono) with shibori (tie-dye) pattern. In excellent condition except for light stains in the middle back and middle front. The first half of the 20th century. 130cm x 135cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1389667 (stock #13016)
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Kaji-hanten (fireman's coat) made of hand-spun cotton with hand-stitched sashiko (quilting). It has katazome design colored with pigments and dyed with vegetable indigo. It looks never worn. Firemen poured water over their heads and made all items wet such as Kaji-hanten, hood, gloves and other. Meiji period (1868~1912) 124cm x 123cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1389374 (stock #13015)
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$60.00
Nagoya obi with embroidery on figured silk which has shibori checkerwise. Good condition in embroidery parts but some break and wear on the rims, and a hole (5mm). The first half of the 20th century. 30.5cm x approx.3m30cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1389310 (stock #J504)
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Instructional book of Japanese painting class for elementary school students which has 20 pages of woodblock motifs. In excellent condition except for a few stains. The first half of the 20th century. 25cm x 34.5cm x 0.4mm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1389240 (stock #13014)
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$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 1940 item #1389234 (stock #13013)
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Se-ate (kind of vest only for back) hand-woven of mawata (floss silk) and vegetable indigo dyed. It is very light and warm so that was worn under kimono in cold weather or in cold region. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 32cm x 54cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1388977 (stock #13009)
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Asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) cloth with mending patches. Warps and wefts are both hand-plied. Dyed with vegetable indigo and yellow. Late 19th to early 20th century. 3 panels, 103cm x 184cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1700 item #1388930 (stock #J502)
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A pair of hina dolls, Obina (male,right) and Mebina (female, left) which are displayed on Hina Matsuri on March 3rd . It is also called "Momo-no-sekku" or "Girl's Day" History of Hina dolls can trace back to Heian period (A.D.794~1185), but Hina doll display began in early Edo and became more gorgeous later. Paper Hina dolls were made in early Edo period (early 17th century) They have beautiful hand-painting of women on their costume. In good condition but have some damages. 17th century. 21cm x...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1388901 (stock #13006)
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Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with tsutsugaki fan and cord motif which is made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo. It has hand-stitches in the side hems for strength. In excellent condition except for light stains in the white parts. Late 19th to early 20th century. 131cm x 132cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1388637 (stock #13005)
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Wa-sarasa futonji made of cotton and dyed with pigments. Wa-sarasa is Japanese calico which is first made in Edo period immitating calico from abroad and stencil-resit dye or woodblock print. The product places were Nabeshima (Saga Pref. in Kyushu), Sakai (Osaka), Nagasaki (Kyushu) etc, however it is not clear where this futonji was made. In excellent condition. The latter half of the 19th century. 130cm x 168cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1388632 (stock #13004)
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Yogi futonji made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo. Yogi is one kind of futon in the shape of kimono. It is good for cold climate as it can fit shoulders and keeps warmth. It is an item of a bride. It has auspicious motifs such as orizuru (origami crane), bamboo, pine tree, plum flower etc. In excellent condition. Late 19th early 20th century. 126cm x 148cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1388555 (stock #12984)
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Asa (hemp) kimono dyed with vegetable indigo and probably sumi (ink), whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 120cm x 135cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1388535 (stock #13003)
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$50.00
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Meisen kimono with geometric modern design whose colors are black, red, off-white and gray. It has many stains, shrink in the lining and many black color bleeding in off-white parts. Only good for reference source. Mid 20th century. 130cm x 147cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1388534 (stock #13002)
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Meisen kimono with curve line stripes whose ground color is pinkish-beige. It has some stains and shrink of the lining. 124cm x 141cm Mid 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1388021 (stock #13001)
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Baby's ceremonial kimono made of machine woven cotton with hand-painting with motif of noble people. It has se-mamori (charm) with silk thread. The diagonal stitches to the left means it is boy's kimono ( to the right is girl's ). In old days, it is believed that evils come from back and a baby is vulnerable without seam in the back, so se-mamori is put. In good condition but a bit dusty from aging. Dry cleaning only. Late 19th to early 20th century. 62cm x 76cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1388020 (stock #13000)
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Kaji-zukin (fireman's hood) made of vegetable indigo dye cotton with traditional "Matsukawa-bishi" pattern which is katazome (stencil-resist dye). It has hand-stitched sashiko with indigo dye cotton thread. In excellent condition and looks never used. Water is poured over hood, hanten, gloves and so on before a fireman entered fire site. The second half of the 19th century. 36cm x 56cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1387654 (stock #12997)
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$280.00
Boro child's han-juban without sleeves of which ground cloth is hand-spun cotton with katazome (stencil-resist dye) and vegetable indigo dyed. It has beautiful mending stitches with indigo dye cotton threads. It has almost worn out se-mamori (charm) in the upper back. Late 19th to early 20th century. 33cm x 45cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1387652 (stock #J501)
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Sample book of obi (sash) design which has about 338 paper fragments with direct painted designs, made in 1907 (Meiji 39). It is from obi maker in Nishijin in Kyoto. It has various designs inspired by Art Nouveau, Rinpa scool and so on. The feature of kimono and obi design in Meiji overall is rather somber and small patterns. In excellent condition. 62 pages. 42cm x 31.5cm x 2cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1910 item #1387650 (stock #J500)
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Woodblock print with kimono design in black on white handmade paper. The design is by Kamisaka Yoshitaka, a real name of Kamisaka Sekka (1866~1942) who was a Rinpa school painter and also one of the Japanese craft designers in Meiji period. Published in 1902 in Kyoto. In excellent condition. 31 prints. 22cm x 31cm x 0.7cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1387594 (stock #12996)
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Unfinished obi cloth which is hand-woven of cotton for wefts and silk for warps. It looks brush dye with datk purple color. In excellent condition but has some bleeding of the color in white parts. The first half of the 20th century. 29.5cm x 4m40cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1387592 (stock #12995)
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Noren (shop curtain) made of hand-spun and vegetable indigo dye cotton. It has a family crest. All hand-sewn. In excellent condition except for a mending patch. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 148cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1387547 (stock #J499)
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"Momoyo-gusa" which is a woodblock sample book for kimono design. It has 27 designs on 24 pages. Published in Showa 8 (1933), author Tamura Koho in Kyoto. In good condition. 19.5cm x 27.5cm x 1.8cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1387546 (stock #J498)
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Design book of Japanese traditional patterns which are originally designed by Katsushika Hokusai (1760?~1849), a notable and prominent Ukiyo-e-shi. The title is "Shin-gata Kommon-cho", a new komon design book. It has a pair of two designs, which are woodblock print, black line in one page and colored in the other and each has a name. 74 patterns in a ciecle. In excellent condition. Published in Taisho 14 (1925) by Okamoto Ihei in Kyoto. 22cm x 17cm x 2cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1387545 (stock #12994)
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Asa child's kimono with modest se-mamori (charm) with silk thread. It is weft kasuri except for white crossed parts. Both wefts and warps are hand-plied and dyed with vegetable indigo. It has red stamp sign (unreadable) in the white asa lining. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 72cm x 74cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1387544 (stock #12993)
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$100.00
Asa futonji with katazome (stencil-resist dye) with Kabuki characters. They are Togashi (with ebosh hat), Benkei (up-side-down) and Yosaburo (with mame-shibori tenugui). In good condition except for a light stains and a hole near lower hem. The first half of the 20th century. 106cm x 136cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1387542 (stock #12992)
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$200.00
Asa (hemp) noren (curtain) with warp kasuri pattern whose wefts anf warps are hand-plied. It is dyed with vegetable indigo and all hand-sewn. In excellent condition but the middle panel has jointing seam in the top part. Late 19th to early 20th century. 101cm x 156cm