Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori GALLERY TSUMUGI
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #930274 (stock #9955)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
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 1940 item #925605 (stock #9940)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
This is a boy's festive kimono made of cotton and it has eagle and pine tree design which are free hand-painting and katazome ( stencil-dyeing ). It has also sparrow design which is katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) In excellent condition except for some stains. Taisho or early Showa period ( 1920s~1940s ) 66cm x 88cm 26" x 34.6"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #925054 (stock #9937)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$100.00
This is a beautiful cotton shibori kimono which is made of hand-spun cotton. The shibori technique is "te-kumo shibori ( hand-bound spiderweb ). It has nice thick but soft texture. In excellent condition except for patina in the neck line. Meiji or Taisho period ( ca. 1900s~1930s ) 124cm x 135cm 48.8" x 53.1"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #924307 (stock #9926)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
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...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #919095
GALLERY TSUMUGI
1200.00 yen
This is a book about meisen kimono design. Mangekyo is kaleidoscope in English and it symbolizes its crisp and dazzling color. It has 220 kimonos with eye-catching and beautiful patterns in full color. Meisen kimono was very popular among young women in Taisho and early Showa Period ( 1920s~1940s ) as a casual kimono. It is a pocket edition and has 255 pages. Only written in Japanese. Author: Miyagawa Takeshi. Publisher: Seigensha. The first edition published: June 6 2009. Shipping to U.S...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #903282 (stock #9855)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
This is a sakiori rug or futon which is handwoven of shreds torn from old cotton cloth such as kimono, furoshiki, futon cover etc. It has nice mixed color but it has no lining. It has some rips and holes. Taisho or early Showa period ( ca. 1920s~1940s ) 175cm x 192cm 68.9" x 75.6"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #889697 (stock #9831)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
This is a summer futon cover made of asa ( fine linen ) and traditional "Nami-usagi" ( wave and rabbit ) design which is katazome ( stencil-dyeing ). In good condition except for some stains. Taisho or Showa period ( ca 1920s~1960s ) 118cm x 154cm 46.5" x 60.6"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #886007 (stock #5066)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
This is a man's juban ( under kimono ) made of three kinds of hand-woven tsumugi ( pongee silk ) which are shima ( stripe ), fine koshi ( check ), and katazome ( stencil-dyeing ). In good condition except for a few mending patches and rifts. Taisho or early Showa period ( 1920s~1930s ). 129cm x 142cm 50.1" x 56"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #859295 (stock #9744)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$50.00
This is a silk meisen haori ( jacket ). Meisen textile is a kind of pongee silk which is machine woven and has kasuri ( ikat ) pattern. Meisen kimono was very popular among young women as a casual kimono between 1920s and 1950s and many of them have eye-catching bold and contemporary design. Mid Showa period ( ca. 1940s~50s ). In excellent condition. 126cm x 87cm 49.6" x 34.3"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #850647 (stock #8723)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$180.00
This is a beautiful and gorgeous silk crepe kimono. It is a young woman's formal kimono ( furisode ). It was worn in summer and has no lining. It has traditional summer motifs which are hand painted, such as maple leaves, streams and pink fringes. Some kinds of techniques are used such as embroidery with gold and silver threads and pressed gold and silver leaves. In good condition except for some stains. Ca 1920s~1930s. 128cm x 159cm 50.4" x 62.6"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #830979 (stock #8690)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold Thank you.
This is a cute baby's cotton katazome ( stencil-resist-dyeing ) han-juban ( short under kimono ) with rare umbrella pattern. It is dyed with natural indigo. In excellent condition. Late Meiji or Taisho period ( ca 1900s~1920s ). 35.5cm x 50cm 14" x 20"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #827390 (stock #8686)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$70.00
This is a silk obi ( sash ) with lively dragon design. It is one layer obi and has no lining. In excellent condition. Taisho or early Showa period ( 1920s~1930s ). 30.5cm x 4m24cm 12" x 14ft
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #826603 (stock #5132)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
This is a man's juban ( under kimono ) which is made of silk crepe. The scenery of steep Mt. Hakone and travelers are depicted with katazome ( stencil-resist-dyeing ) and the motif seems to be taken from famous Ando Hiroshige's ukiyo-e ( wood block print ), titled "Tokaido 53 post stations". Early Showa period ( 1920s~1940s ). In good condition except for several stains ( 2cm x 2cm ~ 0.5cm x 0.5cm ).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #818766 (stock #8668)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$100.00
This is an extraordinary silk haori with bold design of maple leaves and square paper. In excellent condition except for some stains ( not very noticeable ) and both sleeves in front have jointing seams. Taisho or early Showa period ( 1920s~1930s ). 126cm x 97cm 50" x 38"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #791288 (stock #8587)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$80.00
This is a silk crepe summer kimono with beautiful autumn flowers such as balloon flowers, fringed pinks, chrysanthemums and Japanese bush flowers which are hand painted. The fabric is soft and high quality silk crepe. In good condition except for some patinas and color changes and a small stain in the collar. Taisho or early Showa era ( ca. 1920s~1930s ). 128cm x 156cm 50inch2/5 x 61inch2/5
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #743737 (stock #J097)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$70.00
This is a pair of boy's zori whose soles are woven of rushes which is same material as tatami. In excellent condition. Early Showa era ( ca. 1930s~1940s ). 8.3cm x 18.5cm 3.3" x 7.3"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #739805 (stock #8473)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
This is a baby's kimono for a celebration. Fabric is tsumugi which is woven of hand spun and hand woven silk threads. It has an attractive design of a traditional "shobu-gawa", iris pattern which are tie dyed. This is a gorgeous custom ordered kimono. It has "semamori" which is ornamental stitches with red and white treads in the back for a charm against evils as people believe they come from the back...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #737587 (stock #8463)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$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 1930 item #733972 (stock #8459)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$80.00
This is a nice silk woman's juban ( under kimono ) with kabuki drama motifs which are hand-painted. In good condition except for a few moth eaten holes and light stains. Taisho or early Showa era ( 1920s~1930s ). 123cm x 125cm 48.4" x 49.2"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #702405 (stock #7399)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
Bright color obi with black satin lining. Rather rare contemporary pattern for this age ( Taisho or early Showa ) ca. 1920s~1930s. In good condition except for several small rips on the rim and a few light stains. 28cm x 310cm 11"x10ft
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1980 item #692382 (stock #J079)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$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...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #681702 (stock #6086)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
Fukuro obi with contemporary wave crest pattern (sei-gai-ha). The same pattern in both sides but the 40% of the pattern of each side is left colorless, only beige with wave crest pattern. In good condition except for patinas on both ends and one of gold threads is loose. Early Showa (ca. 1930s). 32.5cm x 406cm 12.8"x13.3ft
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1980 item #658461 (stock #J068)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$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 1950 item #647752 (stock #J315)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$200.00
Katakuchi bowl is originally made for pouring sake or other liquid from a spout made in one side. This one is a nice variation of katakuchi by Sakakura Shinbei 14th (born in 1926). Hagi ware is produced in Hagi in Yamaguchi prefecture. In excellent condition with a signed box. Originally there were set of ten, however five now. Mid Showa era (ca. 1950s~1960s). Diameter 13cm x 11cm (5.1"x4.3") Height 6cm (2.4")
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #625638 (stock #6052)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$180.00
Gorgeous fukuro obi for furisode ( formal kimono for young woman ) with pattern of flying cranes and phoenixes. Silk woven with gold threads. In excellent condition. Taisho or early Showa era (1920s~1930s). 33cm x 4m4cm 13"x13ft1/4"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #515039
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$110.00
Girl's gorgeous and elegant kimono for stage such as Japanese dancing. Petals of wisteria are appliqued. Generally good condition. Soft silk. 1920s~1930s. 124x139cm 48.8x54.7"