Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori GALLERY TSUMUGI
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1390950 (stock #13037)
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$60.00
Meisen kimono with bold "Yabane (feather)" pattern on dark purple ground. Kasuri threads, wefts as well as warps, are dyed with katazome (stencil-resist-dye). The first half of the 20th century. In good condition but has some small moth holes in front right sleeve and near the hem and the lining has light stains. 124cm x 154cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1390947 (stock #13036)
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$100.00
Boro shikimono (rug) made of many kinds of cotton fragments such as hand-spun and vegetable indigo dyed, plain, stripes etc. It has three layers and all hand-sewn. The first half of the 20th century. 150cm x 136cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1390806 (stock #13035)
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$50.00
Komebukuro (rice bag) made of hand-spun and vegetable indigo dyed cotton with check. Komebukuro was used when people dedicated rice to shrines or temples. In excellent condition. The cord is cotton. The first half of the 20th century. 68cm x 56cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1390719 (stock #13031)
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$90.00
Boro futonji made of mainly hand-spun cotton stripes. The first half of the 20th century. 100cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1390709 (stock #13034)
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$350.00
Boro kimono whose ground cloth is cotton stripes as well as mending patches. The first half of the 20th century. 112cm x 110cm
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 : 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 : 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 : 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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$80.00
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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1387350 (stock #12932)
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$80.00
Child's kimono made of silk crepe which was probably used on stage such as Kabuki or Japanese dance. It has interesting crests of "Ginsho", a piece of Shogi (Japanese chess) on the back. Ginsho is a silver general. It has beautiful lining of yellow silk crepe and the hem and wrists have cotton padding inside. In excellent condition except for some tiny spots in the white line. The first half of the 20th century. 82cm x 83cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1387289 (stock #12975)
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$50.00
Piece of cloth with Ainu design embroidery which is for study. The ground cloth and embroidery cloth are cotton. It has cotton padding. In excellent condition. 20th century. 31cm x 28cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1387113 (stock #12988)
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Tsumugi kimono (pongee silk) with red and black checkerboard pattern which is katazome (stencil-resist-dye). It has plain weave silk lining. In excellent condition except for stains caused by old starche in the lining of white silk. The second half of the 20th century. 126cm x 157cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1387095 (stock #12986)
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Cotton futonji made of many faded benibana dyed fragmenrts which are recycled. It has some mending patches. All hand-sewn. Washed but still has some stains. The first half of the 20th century. 160cm x 218cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1386886 (stock #12983)
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Meisen kimono with warp and weft kasuri pattern. Both kasuri threads are dyed with stencil-resist dye. It is made in Isesaki in Gunma prefecture which produced the largest number of Meisen kimono in 1950s. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 128cm x 150cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1386885 (stock #12981)
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Cotton kimono (yukata) with shibori wave pattern. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 126cm x 138cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1386767 (stock #12977)
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Sakiori obi (sash) which is hand-woven of silk strips recycled from old kimono and warps are also silk threads in dark blue. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 31cm x 4m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1386765 (stock #12975)
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Cotton kimono (yukata) with shibori (tie-dye) pattern. Vegetable indigo dyed and all hand-sewn. In excellent condition. The second hlf of the 20th century. 130cm x 141cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1386463 (stock #12973)
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Piece of cloth with Ainu design embroidery which is for study. The ground cloth and embroidery cloth are cotton. It has cotton padding. In excellent condition. 20th century. 31cm x 28cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1940 item #1386047 (stock #J497)
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Wall hanging in hyotan (gourd) design which is made of purple cord hand-braided with silk. It is originally made for "shiki-shi (square paper for writing poem, motto etc.) It has solid metal inside so that it keeps the shape. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 23cm x 42cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1385716 (stock #J496)
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Two wood patterns for tabi (socks) whose sizes are different. Two patterns have chips and moth bites. Left one: W 7cm L 24cm H 5cm, Right: W 7cm L 22cm H 5cm Late 19th to mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1385671 (stock #J495)
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$90.00
A set of 5 chataku (saucer for tea cup) made of brass and black checker pateern looks painted with urushi. In good condition but some parts where black urushi came off and hair lines. It has engraved mark, "Shobido" in the back. 20th century. Glass tea cup is not included. 11cm x 11cm x 1.2cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1385402 (stock #12966)
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$120.00
Hanten worn at the festival of the shrine in Iwate-cho, Iwate prefecture in Tohoku. It is made of thick cotton and has katazome (stencil-resist-dye) Kaen-hoju (flaming jewel) within kanji letters "Gongen" which mean "A god which appears in a temporary figure". It has a dyer's name in Morioka. The bright blue cloth inside looks synthetic. All hand-sewn and in excellent condition. 20th century. 130cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1385250 (stock #12964)
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$40.00
Two panels of cotton katazome cloth (stencil-dye) with "Nejiri-giku (twisted mum) pattern, which are probably for kimono or futonji cloth. In excellent condition. 34cm x 169cm x 2 The first half of the 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1384946 (stock #12962)
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$80.00
A large bag made of recycled cotton rice bag, which was used for cocoons. All sewn by machine and has a few mending patches. The first half of the 20th century. 82cm x 80cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1384196 (stock #12953)
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Noren made of hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dyed. It has tsutsugaki Tsuta-mon (ivy crest) and family name. All hand-sewn. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 128cm x 88cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1384018 (stock #12949)
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Asa (hemp) unlined kimono with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) fan motif. In good condition but has a few brownish spots. Mid 20th century. 126cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1384017 (stock #12948)
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Cotton kimono (yukata) with shibori (tie-dye) asanoha (hemp leaf) pattern. In good condition but has some light brownish stains in the shoulders, the jointing parts with sleeves and lower back. The second half of the 20th century. 126cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1383640 (stock #12947)
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Echigo Katakai shibori cotton cloth which is traditional tie-dye, one kind of Nui-shibori, made in Ojiya in Niigata Pref. Dyed with vegetable indigo. It has rather thick texture. In excellent condition but about 160cm from one end of cloth has indigo faded part from long time storage, however the left part has no damage. The second half of the 20th century. 37cm x 13m68cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1383630 (stock #12946)
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Silk maru-obi for formal kimono. The width is folded in half, so that the cloth has doulble width. It has traditional sparrow and bamboo motif. The colors are beautiful gold, dark purple, dark green, black and gray. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 33.5cm x 4m8cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1383305 (stock #J489)
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A set of three trays which can be nested. They are Kamakura-bori which is traditional craft in Kamakura in Kanagawa Pref. which is chiseled in hardwood and repeatedly lacquered in black and vermilion. Smaller two trays can be nested in the large one. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 35.5cm x 54cm (large one)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1383304 (stock #12621)
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Boro sakiori vest whose wefts are strips recycled from old indigo hand-spun cotton textiles. Warps are asa (hemp). The first half of the 20th century. 36cm x 65cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1383279 (stock #12945)
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$60.00
Rope made of cotton strips recycled from old cloth. Colors look all vegetable dye. The first half of the 20th century. The rope with red (beni) part: approx. 5m, Loose blue part: approx. 1.5m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1382865 (stock #J488)
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Pouch made of attush (elm bast fiber) with Ainu embroidery. The indigo cloth, lining and embroidery threads are cotton. In excellent condition. 20th century. 22cm x 12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1382864 (stock #J487)
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$250.00
Wood bowl (shikarinpah) with bird motif, made by Ainu craftsman in Hokkaido. All hand-carved and in excellent condition. 20th century. L:24cm W:10.5cm H:5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1382743 (stock #12943)
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$250.00
Silk meisen kimono with geometric kasuri pattern. Both weft and warp kasuri threads are dyed with stencil-resist-dye. In excellent condition except for several tiny spots in the white cotton lining. Mid 20th century. 128cm x 154cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1382378 (stock #J486)
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A pair of "Ashimoto andon (foot lantern)" made of wood, bamboo and washi (Japanese handmade paper). The wood frame is painted with "Tame-nuri" which is one of techniques of urushi. Clear urushi is painted on red urushi. The paper is replaced from shoji-gami (white paper for a 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 carton boxes. 20th century. In excellent condition...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1382315 (stock #12942)
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$90.00
High quality silk kimono with beautiful katazome (stencil-resist dye) with streams, stripes and Nami-no-maru (wave in a circle) motifs. Lining is cotton and silk. In good condition but has some tiny moth holes in the lower back. 1920s~1930s. 127cm x 144cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1382045 (stock #12936)
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$150.00
Silk meisen tanmono (a bolt of kimono fabric) for making a kimono. It is Heiyo kasuri (double kasuri) and warps as well as wefts kasuri threads are stencil-resit dyed. In good condition but the ground color of one side became a bit yellowish from long time storage. Mid 20th century. 36cm x 9m44cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1382044 (stock #12935)
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Modern design meisen kimono whose pattern looks like oil painting. Wefts and warps kasuri threads are stencil-resist-dye. Lining is plain-weave red silk. Mid 20th century. 122cm x 148cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1382043 (stock #12934)
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Tsumugi (pongee) kimono with geometric kasuri pattern which is in very dark brown, white and dark orange red line. Unlined and hand-woven. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 130cm x 161cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1381807 (stock #12930)
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Cotton cloth with Arashi-shibori which is one kind of tie-dye invented in Arimatsu-Narumi in 1880. The cloth is wrapped around a big pole and thread is also rolled around it. The cloth is compressed and dyed. This cloth is remake and made of 4 fragments and has 4 mending patches. It also has a patch written as "hara-maki(belly band)". Te first half of the 20th century. 77cm x 75cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1381694 (stock #12925)
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Cotton boro furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with beautiful sashiko (needlework). The ground cloth is natural indigo dye and the thread is white cotton. It has many mending patches and small holes. The first half of the 20th century. 134cm x 124cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1940 item #1381417 (stock #J485)
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$500.00
Takatori-yaki mizusashi (water jar) in shape of hyotan (gourd) used for chado (tea ceremony). Made by Matsushima Hiroaki (1898~unknown) who established "Yasaburo-gama (kiln)" in Yokohama. In excellent condition with an original box. The first half of the 20th century. H:14cm Diameter:16cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1381274 (stock #J483)
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$200.00
Flower vase (hana-ire) made of Jindai-sugi, Japanese cedar which is said to be a few thousand years old. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century (crafted) H:31cm, 16cm x 25cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1381271 (stock #J482)
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$90.00
Wood board used by "nurishi", a lacquer-painting craftsman putting urushi ware on it. It has many beautiful urushi drippings in red, brown and black. 20th century. 10cm x 90cmx 1cm