Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori GALLERY TSUMUGI
GALLERY TSUMUGI is going to attend The Third A.A.A.A. Aoyama Arts & Antiques Show held at DEE'S HALL in Aoyama in Tokyo from June 9 to 10, 11. The items are: gorgeous boro kimono, asa (hemp) ase-hajiki with shibori, cotton shibori futonji etc. If you are interested, please contact: gallery_tsumugi@yahoo.co.jp
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1360929 (stock #12623)
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Han-juban made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with benibana (safflower). The dye technique is Beni-itajime which is board-clamp dye. The cloth is folded in 8 layers between two boards which are pattern carved and generally about 12 boards are used to dye about 22m length of cloth. Beni-itajime was mostly dyed in Kyoto until the end of Edo period but it was practiced in other places later. In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 64cm x 72cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1360634 (stock #12616)
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$350.00
Ase-hajiki which is made of mojiri-ori asa (hemp) for the body part. Mojiri-ori is woven as the warps are crossed so that the cloth is airlier than plain weave cloth. Cotton stripe cloth is used for the front panels and both sides. It has rare shibori pattern which is from Akita Pref. in Tohoku. In excellent condition except for a rip (2.5cm) in the left side. Late 19th to early 20th century. 51cm x 67cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1360170 (stock #12617)
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$180.00
Silk crepe cloth with beautiful embroidery of wisteria motif which is one of the long sleeves (furisode). The ground cloth is white silk crepe (chirimen) and the embroidery threads are vegetable dye. It has kata-kanoko (stencil-dye pattern) imitating small shibori pattern named kanoko shibori. In excellent condition except for a light brownish line in the center. The first half of the 19th century (late Edo period). 35cm x 190cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1358564 (stock #12610)
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$90.00
Cotton cloth which is hand-spun and natural indigo dyed with katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing) pattern. The motif is traditional bamboo. In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 34cm x 81cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1358266 (stock #12609)
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$50.00
Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with sashiko (stitches) made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. It has roughly shand-sewn sashiko with cotton thread. It has a hole (1.5cm x 2mm) in the center and two tiny holes. 98cm x 106cm Late 19th to early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1358041 (stock #12605)
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$90.00
Asa (hemp) han-juban (short under kimono) with kasuri pattern whose wefts and warps are hand-plied and natural indigo dyed. It is produced in Omi (Shiga Pref.) It has white cotton piping in arm holes. It has many mending patches and a hole (2cm x 1cm) in the upper part of the sleeve. Late 19th to early 20th century. 104cm x 58cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1357837 (stock #12602)
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$110.00
Han-juban (short under kimono) made of asa whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. It is not sure the fiber is choma (ramie) or taima (hemp). It has beautiful three kinds of kasuri cloth and the dye is all natural, probably made in Echigo (Niigata Pref.). In good condition except for a few mending patches in the upper back and moth bites in the lower front. Late 19th to early 20th century. 47cm x 55cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1357614 (stock #12601)
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$180.00
Boro furoshiki made of hand-spun and indigo dyed cotton. It has many interesting mending patches. Late 19th to early 20th century. 134cm x 130cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1357322 (stock #J415)
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Sample book with 80 cotton fragments with patterns for kataginu (top of kamishimo) worn at Joruri. It is ballad drama, one of the traditional musical forms. In good condition but some fragments have moth bites. Late 19th early 20th century. The owner of this book was kamishimo maker in Nagoya. 21.5cm x 15.5cm x 1cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1357227 (stock #J414)
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Sample book of patterns for Joruri kataginu (top of kamishimo) which has 88 cotton fragments. In good condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 20.5cm x 30cm x 0.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1357226 (stock #J413)
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Sample book of patterns for kataginu (top of kamishimo) worn at the Joruri. It is ballad drama, one of the traditional musical forms. It has 65 cotton fragments with different patterns.The owner was a dyer in Kyoto. In good condition but one fragment is lost and one fragment has a part cut out. Late 19th to early 20th century. 20cm x 30cm x 0.6cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1356562 (stock #12592)
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Suzukake or hanten for a pilgrim made of hand-spun cotton. It has many stamps of holy places where the pilgrim visited including Mt. Fuji. It has been a popular holy place as a pilgrimage destination since 15th century, however it was off limits to women until the Meiji period. Washed but it has many holes, mending patches and stains. Meiji period (the second half of the 19th century). 132 x 75cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1355157 (stock #12582)
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Rectangular bag made of hand-spun cotton with Takara-zukushi (all treasures) pattern, which are: sacred gem, lucky mallet, scroll, coral, hiding straw hat and raincoat, clove, referee's fan, weight etc. They are katazome (stencil-resist -dyeing). It has cotton cord and lining with a name. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 32.5cm x 43cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1353637 (stock #12570)
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Cloth made of many silk crepe fragments which are dyed with benibana (safflower). They are kanoko-shibori (tiny circle tie-dyeing), stripes with wild silk and pain. In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 34.5cm x 2m68cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1353521 (stock #12569)
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$380.00
Han-juban (short under kimono) made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with beni-itajime (board-clamped dyeing) with benibana (safflower). Beni-itajime-zome was practiced much in Shonai region in Yamagata Pref. as it was the main product place of benibana in Edo and Meiji period. In good condition but it has some tiny moth holes in right side and light dirty line in the neck. The second half of the 19th century. 61cm x 56cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1352878 (stock #12566)
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$190.00
Asa (hemp) kimono with fine kasuri pattern whose warps and wefts are hand-plied and natural indigo dyed. It is Echigo (Niigata Pref.) or Noto (Ishikawa Pref.) jofu. Jofu is asa (hemp) or choma (ramie) cloth for kimono whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 121cm x 143cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1352877 (stock #12565)
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Asa (hemp) cloth with katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing) pattern which looks imitating shibori (tie-dyeing). It is dyed with natural indigo and warps and wefts are hand-plied. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 33cm x 168cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1351480 (stock #12558)
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$500.00
Cotton futonji with tea utensil motif, which is hand-drawn with tsutsugaki technique and made of hand-spun cotton. Futonji with tea utensil motif was produced in the regions where tea ceremony was active such as Iyo (Ehime Pref.), Sanuki (Kagawa Pref.) and Izumo (Shimane Pref.) Tea kettle in the center, cha-ire (tea container), kamashiki (placement for the tea kettle), scroll, trivet, feather and so on. Late 19th to early 20th century. In excellent condition. 128cm x 150cm