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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1403936 (stock #13143)
Haruko Watanabe
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Oshi-e, litterally "pressed picture" which is made of fragments of antique European print and Japanese print (wa-sarasa) 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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1412018 (stock #13216)
Haruko Watanabe
$700.00
Kaji-banten or Hikeshi-banten, fireman's jacket with sashiko. It has katazome brick pattern and dyed with vegetable indigo. Generally in good condition but has some indigo faded part in the back and wear in the wrists. The second half of the 19th century. 122cm x 84cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1374660 (stock #12811)
Haruko Watanabe
$200.00
Katana-bukuro made of hand-spun cotton with komon, tiny pattern which is katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing). It has tsuta-mon (ivy) family crest. All hand-sewn. In good condition but has much color faded parts. 19th century. 16cm x 86cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1443433 (stock #13407)
Haruko Watanabe
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Large furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with tsutsugaki butterfly crest. The cloth is hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo. In good condition but has some stains in the crest. The second half of the 19th century. 128cm x 145cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1392341 (stock #13039)
Haruko Watanabe
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Boro asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) with mending patches. It has beautiful indigo faded color. The second half of 19th century. Washed but still has brown stains. 105cm x 185cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1390708 (stock #13032)
Haruko Watanabe
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Fukusa (gift cover) or furoshiki (wrapping cloth made of old European prints (sarasa) in both sides. One side has motif of beautiful autumn plants and flowers and leaves in the other. Hand-sewn and in excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 70cm x 72cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400899 (stock #13118)
Haruko Watanabe
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Shima-cho, a sample book of cotton stripes mostly hand-spun and vegetable indigo dyed. It has some fragments of shifu (woven of hand-spun paper thread), hand-spun cotton and asa in the last page. 16 pages with 188 fragments. The second half of the 19th century. In good condition. 20cm x 17cm x 1.3cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1414897 (stock #13248)
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Noren made of hand-spun cotton and vegetable dyed (probably kakishibu) and all hand-sewn. It has "Yotsume" family crest. In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 122cm x 126cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1390526 (stock #13028)
Haruko Watanabe
$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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1378282 (stock #12872)
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Buddhist hichi-jo kesa, seven-strip Buddhist surplice worn over hoi, clerical garment. It is made of fragments of two kinds of brocade which can be made in Japan as well as in China. The lining is figured weave silk. All natural dye. Generally in good condition but has some wear and rips. 19th century. 2m x 112cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1443434 (stock #13408)
Haruko Watanabe
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A piece of cotton cloth with Urumi-zome or Narumi Kongata which is the katazome (stencil-resist-dye) imitating shibori . It requires the additional process of katazome, which is another stencil dye to blur the lines. The cloth is hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dye. In excellent condition. The first half of the 19th century. 33.5cm x 150cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1399476 (stock #13104)
Haruko Watanabe
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Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo and yellow. It has rare one version of a crest "Hanabishi-mon." In excellent condition except for some light stains. The second half of the 19th century. 100cm x 106cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1369435 (stock #12737)
Haruko Watanabe
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Yosegire-juban recycled from many silk crepe fragments which are all vegetable-dye and from late Edo period (around mid 19th century). They are:katazome and wild silk stripe dyed with shikon (root of purple grass), katazome (stencil-resist dye) dyed with indigo and benibana (safflower), itajime (board-clamp dye) dyed with benibana which is the center cloth in the back. The lining is plain weave benibana dyed silk. It has thick cotton in the hem. In excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1386457 (stock #12972)
Haruko Watanabe
$450.00
Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with bold and nice family crest design which are katazome (stencil-resist-dye). It is made of hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dyed. In good condition but has two mending patches and a few breaks. 19th century. 130cm x 126cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1430200 (stock #13003)
Haruko Watanabe
$60.00
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Two pieces of asa kaya cloth (hemp mosquito net. Warps and wefts are hand-plied and vegetable indigo dyed. Faded indigo blue and good condition. Late 19th century. 34cm x 2m80cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1432949 (stock #13338)
Haruko Watanabe
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Asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) cloth with mending patches which are mostly hemp. Both warps and wefts are hand-plied and dyed with vegetable indigo. Late 19th to early 20th century. 105cm x 2m08cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1380313 (stock #12911)
Haruko Watanabe
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Kaji-zukin (fireman's hood) made of indigo dyed cotton with "Ishi-datami (pavement) motif. It has hand-stitched sashiko. In excellent condition but it has light worn part. The second half of the 19th century. 39cm x 52cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1249401 (stock #10992)
Haruko Watanabe
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Beautiful katazome (stencil-dyeing) futonji made of hand-spun cotton. It is dyed with indigo and probably black and gray pigments. Three panels are sewn by machine and has two horizontal jointing seams also sewn by machine. 19th century. 102cm 188cm