Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori Haruko Watanabe
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1400129 (stock #13110)
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$110.00
Noren made of asa (hemp) with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) whose motif is kago (basket) and zori (sandal.) In excellent condition except for rifts in the upper jointing part (mended). All hand-sewn. 1960s to 70s. 72cm x 116cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1400295 (stock #13111)
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$110.00
Silk Meisen unlined kimono with geometric pattern. Double kasuri (wefts and warps) is dyed with stencil-resist-dye (Heiyo-kasuri). Mid 20th century. In excellent condition. 126cm x 148cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1400617 (stock #J530)
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$90.00
Bamboo tray handmade of bamboo strips. It is for uchiwa fan to be put in, which is one kind of fan used in hot summer. In excellent condition except for a loose strip in the bottom of th oval part. 20th century. 28cm x 33cm x 2.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1400618 (stock #J478)
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$150.00
A pair of small bamboo basket boxes handmade of bamboo strips with colored strip ornament. Both are in excellent condition. 20th century. Large box 15cm x 21cm x 6cm, Small box 11.5cm x 16cm x 5.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1400714 (stock #13115)
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Long asa (hemp) cloth which is probably a fragment of large furoshiki as it has an owner's name in the corner. Both wefts and warps are hand-plied and vegetable indigo dye. Nicely faded. The small fragment is also asa (hemp). Late 19th to early 20th century. Indigo cloth 34cm x 186cm, Natural 35cm x 59cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1401042 (stock #13123)
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$90.00
Rare item. Band made of paper strips. Paper band was often used to bind small boxes etc. in 20th century. In excellent condition. 20th century. 5cm x 7m20cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1401279 (stock #13125)
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$130.00
Long cloth with shibori which is worn by a woman when she worked in the fields to protect skin from sunburn or bug bites, which covers a head with only an opening for eyes. It was mainly used in the southern part of Tohoku district. It is made of cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo. The fronthead part has double cloth. In good condition but the white stitches have some ravels and a few small holes. The first half of the 20th century. 34.5cm x 170cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1401550 (stock #13126)
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$150.00
Woman's kimono madeof hand-spun cotton with shibori pattern. It is dyed with vegetable indigo. The white cloth in the upper inside is also hand-spun cotton. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 140cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1402226 (stock #13129)
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Junrei's hakui (pilgrim's hanten) with many stamps of holy places in Shikoku, which is made of white hand-spun cotton. The ink letters reads "Shikoku Hachiju-hachi-ka-reisho" which means eighty eight holy places in Shikoku. It seems that the pilgrim visited all the eighty eight holy places. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 114cm x 87cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1403892 (stock #13135)
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Asa (hemp) noren whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. Hand-woven too but sewn by machine. In excellent condition, but still has some stains in spite it was washed. The first half of the 20th century. 140cm x 119cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1404281 (stock #13159)
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Cotton kimono with kasuri checker pattern partly colored. Probably made in Kurume in Kyushu. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 128cm x 153cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1404660 (stock #13160)
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Rare item. Nagoya-obi with Ainu design which is by embroidery and applique. Nagoya-obi was invented in Taisho period (1912~1925) for easier wearing with casual kimono. The ground cloth is thick black silk crepe. In good condition except for a few minor stains. It is possibly remade from kimono or another item. The first half of the 20th century. 30.5cm x 3m62cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1405394 (stock #13163)
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$80.00
Kimono with lining with geometric pattern which is cynthetic. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 125cm x 145cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1405713 (stock #13164)
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Curtain remade from old cotton sakabukuro (or sakebukuro) which was used in the process of making Japanese wine (sake) or soysauce, in squeezing fermentation broth (moromi) in it to extract sake or soysauce. It used to be the lighter beige, but the darker it became as it was used repeatedly. This one is a curtain remade of several sakabukuros. The first half of the 20th century. In good condition except for one 90-degree rip. 110cm x 176cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1408126 (stock #13176)
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$120.00
Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with owner's name, made of asa (hemp) whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. It has 4 mending patches with same cloth as the ground. It has un-dyed cotton cloth for reinforcement in the middle and has sashiko. Used but in excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 132cm x 138cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1408129 (stock #13175)
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Yukata (cotton unlined kimono) with shibori (tie-dye) whose motifs are tomoe (three-way), aboshi (fishing net being dried) and a logo with the character uma (horse). The shibori techniques are: Miura shibori and Ori-nui shibori (folded and stitched). It is hand-sewn and all tie-dye is by hand. Vegetable indigo dyed. In excellent condition. 20th century. 126cm x 131cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1408238 (stock #13177)
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Boro futonji remade of cotton nobori (banner) with campaign characters in wartime when there was shortage of supplies. Looks dyed with kakishibu (persimmon juice). It has many mending patches which are all hand-sewn. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 106cm x 166cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1408292 (stock #J541)
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Ema (pictorial offering) with Red and Blue Ogre (green this one) motif. Ema is originally painted with a horse motif, but others too, later. It is offered to a shrine or a temple wishing for good lucks. It has a stamp in the back but unreadable. 20th century. 14.5cm x 10.2cm x 0.8cm