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 #1428019 (stock #13297)
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$100.00
A part of boro shikimono (rug) with sashiko which is made of cotton cloth such as plain, kasuri, stripes etc. The first half of the 20th century. 62cm x 150cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1427906 (stock #13299)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$350.00
Huge maku (curtain) made of many sake-bukuro which are recycled. It has many mending patches and stitches. The first half of the 20th century. 2m56cm x 128cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1427807 (stock #J576)
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$90.00
Small bamboo basket box with washi. The corners of the bamboo basket are rather breakable, so it has nice washi for reinforcement outside as well as inside. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 10.5cm x 16cm x 5.5cm (with a lid)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1426711 (stock #13294)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$40.00
Sakiori obi (sash) for casual kimono. Wefts are strips recycled from cotton kimono and warps are black cotton. In excellent condition. Both ends are sewn by machine. 20th century. 14.5cm x 2mcm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1426709 (stock #13293)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$35.00
Sakiori obi (sash) for casual kimono. Wefts are strips recycled from silk kimono and warps are cotton. In excellent condition. 20th century. 13.5cm x 2m36cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1426708 (stock #13292)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$40.00
Sakiori obi (sash) for casual kimono. Wefts are strips recycled from silk kimono and warps are black cotton. In excellent condition. 20th century. 13.5cm x 2m40cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1426194 (stock #13282)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$1,400.00
Bashofu kimono with kasuri pattern whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. Kasuri yarn is hand-bound and dyed with sharinbai which grows in Okinawa and a family of rose and an evergreen shrub. The dye extracted from boiling chips of the shrub makes brown color. In excellent condition but has a few brownish spots in the back side near the right sleeve and light stains in the upper back (the last two photos). 20th century. 122cm x 140cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1426066 (stock #13280)
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Boro furoshiki with many mending patches with various cloth and interesting mending stitches. The ground cloth is thin cotton cloth in gray. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 126cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1426064 (stock #13279)
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Ojiya-chijimi unlined summer kimono which is produced in Ojiya in Niigata prefecture. Chijimi is that: the wefts are twisted choma (ramie) yarn and warps are untwisted choma so that it makes uneven surface like crepe (chijimi). It has kasuri rectangular pattern. The second half of the 20th century. in excellent condition. 132cm x 140cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1426051 (stock #13278)
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$650.00
Bashofu kimono hand-woven of banana fiber for both wefts and warps. The yarn is rather thicker and tougher comparing with very fine yarn for thinner and higher quality bashofu, so that it is for a everyday kimono or work wear. Brown stripes are also banana fibers. Late 19th to early 20th century. In good condition except for a mending near the lower side in the back and wear near neck. 104cm x 115cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1425430 (stock #J575)
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Bag handmade of bamboo strips with nice color. Handles are also made of thin bamboo sticks. In excellent condition, no break or loose part. The second half of the 20th century. W:39cm, H:23cm, 6cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1425126 (stock #13276)
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Sakiori obi for a casual kimono. The warp is white cotton and the weft is strips recycled from old kimono, mostly cotton. In excellent condition and red strips look beni-bana (safflower) dye. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 15cm x 2m56cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1422511 (stock #J571)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$250.00
13 temari (traditional decorative ball) with colorful silk thread embroidery. In excellent condition except for one whose thread is loose (the last image). Late 20th century. Diameter:14cm x 1, 12cm x 3, 9cm x 4, 8cm x 2, 6cm x 3
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1422337 (stock #13274)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$120.00
A pair of cotton tabi with sashiko and a pair of kokake. Tabi is made of hand-spun white cotton and has nice sashiko for strength. Soles are machine-woven. Kokake is also made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo and has fine sashiko for also strength. Kokake has no soles and it is worn over zori (Japanese sandals) for warmth and waterproof in winter. Both are in excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. Tabi L22.5cm, W10cm, H13cm Kokake L26cm, H14cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1980 item #1420734 (stock #J573)
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$150.00
Miniature set of koi-nobori (carp streamer) which is put up on the Boy's Festival (or Child's Day on May 5). It is often decorated with miniature yoroi-kabuto (armors) or samurai dolls. Carp is a symbol of strength and success. 1970s. Two banners and outer cloth of two carp are synthetic. In good condition except for a small tip in the one of spears and one of tiny screw for wheels (yaguruma) is lost...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1420268 (stock #137271)
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Two pieces of yogi (bedding) which are hand-sewn by a girl student at the sewing school which were established around 1880. It is called "hinagata" and generally one third of measurement of a real one. The left one is sodenashi yogi (sleeveless top cover) and the right one is yogi (top cover with sleeves). The purpose of making sewing samples is efficiency for time and material. It has been made till 1940s in the sewing school of which students are mostly girls...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1420089 (stock #13269)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$450.00
Katazome (stencil-resist-dye) futonji with sea bream and fishing rod motif. It is twill weave and has thick texture. Dyed with indigo. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 142cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1418953 (stock #13267)
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Child's haori (jacket) made of meisen with kasuri pattern. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 98cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1417627 (stock #13263)
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$60.00
Two panels of cotton cloth with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) Janome-gasa pattern. Janome-gasa is an umbrella made of bamboo and kakishibu painted washi. The cotton cloth is hand-spun and has rather thick texture. It is made to two panels of noren. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 63cm x 142cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1417532 (stock #13190)
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Two panels of zanshi-ori cloth which is domestically hand-woven of left over indigo threads. It has beautiful irregular stripes and vegetable indigo gradation. It used to be futonji, so it has some cotton dust in the back. In good condition and mending sashiko is superior. It has thick texture. The first half of the 20th century. 67cm x 172cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1417386 (stock #13260)
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Three kasuri child's kimono which look hand-spun cotton. All in excellent condition except for very light stain in the white ground one. The first half of the 20th century. Right: 65cm x 62cm, Middle: 78cm x 80cm, Left: 65cm x 62cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1417325 (stock #13258)
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$240.00
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Sakiori sodenashi (vest) hand-woven of strips for wefts which are recycled from old indigo dye cotton cloth and warps are asa (hemp) threads. It has some mending patches and wear. The first half of the 20th century. 35cm x 63cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1416454 (stock #13253)
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Boro zokin (duster) with sashiko. It is made of about 10 layers of cotton cloth with sashiko whose threads are asa (hemp) as well as indigo dyed cotton. The first half of the 20th centuy. 42cm x 32cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1416268 (stock #J566)
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A pair of wooden tabi-kata, patterns for tabi socks. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. L:21.5cm, W:7cm, H:4.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1415448 (stock #13251)
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$90.00
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Cotton large furoshiki with a logo of a kimono shop. The patterns are katazome (stencil-resist-dye). It has some stains and mending patches. The first half of the 20th century. 130cm x 163cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1940 item #1415145 (stock #J563)
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Oribe-yaki choshi, a container for sake. Oribe-yaki was originally made in Mino in Gifu prefecture. It was first made by Furuta Oribe, a tea master and an apprentice of Senno Rikyu in late 16th century. This choshi has hand-painted chidori and green glaze. In excellent condition with a wood box. The first half of the 20th century. H:12cm Length with a spout:14.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1415144 (stock #13249)
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Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of recycled ramie (choma) fragments. All hand sewn except for a blue belt. The frame cloth is silk gauze."Pojagi" is a general name for wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patchwork with silk as well as asa ( reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995 ). Generally in good condition except for some color bleeding parts...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1414736 (stock #13247)
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$80.00
"Nuno Sashi Habaki", a pair of ankle covers with sashiko for protecting shin and ankle when a woman worked in the field. The ground cloth and sashiko threads are made of indigo dye cotton. The last image is from the book "Noragi" written by Fukui Sadako published by Hosei University Shuppan-kyoku. The first half of the 20th century. In excellent condition with original belts. 7.8cm x 32.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1414540 (stock #13244)
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$1,200.00
Maiwai-gi which is a festive kimono of fishermem. It was given to fishermen from a master of fishermen or an owner of a fish boat on the occasion of large catch. It is mostly made of cotton with auspicious motifs with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) and partly hand painting. The original location of the Maiwai-gi is Boso peninsula in Chiba prefecture since late Edo period and spread along the Pacific Coast. This one has thick cotton lining so that it is made into yogi (kimono shaped bedding)...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1414122 (stock #13243)
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$150.00
Pilgrim's hanten made of thin white cotton with many stamps of the sacred sites that are called "Shodo-shima Hachiju-Hachi-kasho Reijo (Shodo Island 88 holy places) located in Kagawa prefecture in Shikoku. The pilgrimage route was opened in late 17th century. The head band has stamps from Omine-san (Mt.Omine) in Nara prefecture. No sign of a place in the belly band. In good condition but has a few stains. The first half of the 20th century...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1413649 (stock #13241)
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$80.00
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Four panels of noren, a shop curtain with logo and name. It is made of thick cotton and dyed with kakishibu (persimmon tannin). Sewn by machine. In excellent condition except for slightly kakishibu color faded parts. 20th century. 126cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1413057 (stock #13238)
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$90.00
A pair of sashiko ankle cover made of hand-spun white cotton cloth with sashiko which is white cotton thread. It has fragment with sashiko for reinforcement. It is heavily used. The first half of the 20th century. 36cm x 10.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1412677 (stock #13222)
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Sakiori obi, sash handwoven of strips for weft, recycled from old silk kimono some with kasuri pattern and warp is black silk thread. In excellent condition except for a hole and rift in one of the ends. The first half of the 20th century. 17cm x 3m20cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1412662 (stock #13237)
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$220.00
A fragment of basho-fu, banana fiber cloth with katazome (stencil-resist-dye), dyed with Ryukyu Ai which is called "Ei-gata". It is fine and light bashofu and the motif is bat and flower. It has a stain and wear and about 10 holes. Taisho priod (1912~1925) 33cm x 126cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1412379 (stock #13229)
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"Nuno Sashi Habaki", a pair of shin covers with sashiko for protecting shin and ankle when a woman worked in the field. It has a fragment with sashiko for reinforcement and both cloth are hand-spun cotton. Sashiko thread is indigo dyed cotton. It has originally a cord in the center but lost. The last image is from the book "Noragi" written by Fukui Sadako published by Hosei University Shuppan-kyoku. The first half of the 20th century. In good condition but has some mud stains. 36cm x 12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1412021 (stock #13221)
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$40.00
Sakiori obi, sash for casual kimono. Wefts are strips recycled from silk purple kimono and dark indigo blue one. Warps are light brown silk thread. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 15.5cm x 2m92cm