Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori Haruko Watanabe
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1940 item #1380838 (stock #J479)
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$90.00
Trunk box made of wicker, bamboo and leather. It has washi (Japanese handmade paper) lining with kanji letters. It has black leather for reinforcement. In good condition but has some wear in the leather. It is tight when the lid is put on the box, so better to use separately. The first half of the 20th century. 44cm x 31cm x 24cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1380835 (stock #12915)
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Four panels of cotton cloth with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern which are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed. They are from Tohoku district, probably from Akita prefecture. The first half of the 20th century. In excellent condition. Can be sold by one panel for $70. 33cm x 124cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1380374 (stock #J477)
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$90.00
Large lantern of a shrine made of paper, bamboo strips, wood plate and metal handle and straps. In good condition except for several holes and rips. 20th century. Length when extended: 72cm Diameter: 41cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1379403 (stock #12900)
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$130.00
4 pieces of meisen kimono cloth which are "toki-mono" that means unsewn and washed cloth. It has double ikat colorful spiral pattern. In good condition but each has some light stains and rips. Two long pieces for body and each has 9cm cut of the neck part in the middle. 36cm x 2m68cm Two pieces for sleeves. Each has some stains and rips in the top sleeve. 36cm x 170cm Mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1379008 (stock #J472)
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Withy basket handmade of willow strips. It has bamboo on the rim, cow skin on the corners and on the lid. In good condition except for some of paper lining in the lid came off. The first half of the 20th century. 53cm x 36cm x 17cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1378924 (stock #12886)
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Pilgrim's cotton sodenashi (vest) with many stamps of holy places where she (woman pilgrim). She took the pilgrimage to "Saikoku-sanjyu-san-kasho" where are 33 temples (holy places) in Osaka-fu, Kyoto-fu, Hyogo, Nara, Wakayama and Gifu prefectures. She completed all the pilgrimage and the vest has all 33 stamps. The date is Showa 3-nen (1928). In excellent condition. 48cm x 72cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1378556 (stock #12880)
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$90.00
Bag remade of shoyu-bukuro which was used for squeezing fermented soy beans in the process of making shoyu (soy sauce). It is remake but original and came out as it is. It has beautiful mending stitches. The first half of the 20th century. 24cm x 38.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1378517 (stock #J468)
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Four pairs of wood pattern for tabi whose sizes are from 21cm to 23.5cm. They have size and maker's name in the bottom. In good condition but two patterns have chips in the bottom. Late 19th to early 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1377727 (stock #12864)
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$250.00
Sakiori sodenashi (vest) whose wefts are cotton strips recycled from old cloth. Warps are asa (hemp) and it has hand-stitched sashiko in the upper back. The indigo cotton cloth in both sides are replaced and machine-sewn. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 44cm (top) x 74cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1377369 (stock #12850)
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Maru obi for forml kimono which is made of wide brocade cloth folded in half width. It has gorgeous wave pattern with gold and silver threads. Used but in excellent condition. The fist half 20th century. 31.5cm x 4m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1376916 (stock #12834)
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Tsuno-bukuro made of asa (hemp) dyed with kaki shibu (persimmon tannin). It is for grains or beans. It is hand-sewn the long cloth diagonally so that it is a bit strechable. It has many mending patches and moth holes. late 19th to mid 20th century. 44cm x 110cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1376770 (stock #12830)
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Cotton kimono worn by a Shugen-sha or Yamabushi who practiced Shugendo. Shugendo is the Japanese unique religion combining Buddhism, Shintoism, and worship of nature (mountains). A practioner (shugen-sha) trained himself in the holy mountains that is ascetic and very painstaking. This one is made of cotton and has many stamps of the holy places where he visited. They are: Mt.Gas-an, Mt.Haguro-san, Mt.Yudono-san (Dewa Sanzan in Yamagata prefecture in Tohoku) and so on...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1375552 (stock #12823)
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Silk Karaori obi (sash) with kasuri which is one cloth, without no seam. It is remade from fukuro obi to more casual Nagoya obi. The technique is "Karaori (Chinese style weaving)" which has woven pattern of wefts, called "Enuki (complementary weft)". The kasuri technique is called "Shimekiri" Karaori is used for No drama costume. Late 19th to mid 20th century. In good condition but has some light stains. 32.5cm x 3m40cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1374780 (stock #12816)
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Silk gauze obi (sash) cloth with shibori (tie-dye) pattern. It is vegetable dye with "shikon (root of purple grass)" that had been producd in Aomori and Akita prefecture till Edo period, however it was disappeared in Meiji. It was reproduced in late Taisho period (1920). This sash is for summer kimono. In good condition except for two slits (in the both rim (not from weakness but from original making). The first half of the 20th century. 35cm x 3m90cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1374779 (stock #12815)
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Man's cotton kimono (yukata) with shibori. In excellent condition. 20th century. 128cm x 122cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1374778 (stock #12814)
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Cotton woman's kimono with shibori spiral pattern. It looks scarcely worn and shibori is still fresh. In excellent condition. 20th century. 130cm x 156cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1374589 (stock #12809)
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Han-haba (half width) obi (sash) made of indigo color cotton worn with a casual kimono. It has beautiful sashiko (quilting) of as-no-ha (hemp leaf) motif on one side and flower motif in the other side. In excellent condition except for a small whitish stain (6th image). 20th century. 14cm x 2m60cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1373831 (stock #12797)
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Obi (sash) hand-woven of washi (Japanese handmade paper) for wefts. Warps are natural indigo dyed cotton threads. It is from Shonai region in Yamagata prefecture in Tohoku district. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 23.5cm x 3m56cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1373556 (stock #12793)
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Sakiori sash which is handwoven of strips recycled from old cotton cloth for wefts. Warps look silk threads. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 11cm x 1m64cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1980 item #1372526 (stock #J454)
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Chinese or Korean basket box made of thin paper cord and painted with reddish urushi (lacquer). It has beautiful motif of dragon face on the lid. In excellent condition. Probably 20th century. 20.5cm x 29cm x 6cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1371973 (stock #12632)
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$160.00
Meisen haori (jacket) with crow motif which is double ikat. It has beautiful hand braided cords in front. The upper lining is plain weave silk with wave (seigaiha) pattern. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 128cm x 88cm The first and the fourth photos have most real colors.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1371533 (stock #12784)
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Silk meisen kimono with double kasuri (ikat) geometric pattern whose both kasuri threads, warps and wefts are dyed with katazome (stencil-resist-dye). In good condition but has some stains in the sleeve and upper collar belt, also tiny spots in the right sleeve. Mid 20th century. 125cm x 146cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1371234 (stock #12780)
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$300.00
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Beautiful sakiori cloth whose wefts are cotton strips recycled from old cotton such as kimono, futonji etc.which are mostly natural indigo dye. The warps are asa (hemp). In excellent condition and has thick texture. The first half of the 20th century. 35cm x 2m40cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1371178 (stock #12779)
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Cotton fragments with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) motifs. In excellent condition. 1960s to 1970s. Small: 14cm x 19.5cm, Large: 27.5cm x 22cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1371177 (stock #12778)
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Hanten made of hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton. It has beautiful zanshi-ori lining which is hand-woven of domestic leftover threads. They are also hand-spun and natural indigo dyed or natural brown cotton (cha-wata). In excellent condition and wearable. 20th century. 128cm x 77cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1370586 (stock #12767)
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Rare item. Baby's ceremonial kimono with rare and beautiful Art Deco design which is made of high quality soft silk crepe. In excellent condition but has light stains ins the lower part in the lining and very slight red color in the collar belt. The first half of the 20th century. 84cm x 90cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1370556 (stock #12763)
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Cotton furoshiki with free-hand and very modern pattern. The resist may be very soft paste made of rice and other ingredients. In excellent condition except for some light stains. The first half of the 20th century. 116cm x 129cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1369561 (stock #12748)
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Boro futonji made of mostly hand-spun and natural indigo fragments which are plain, stripes and checks. The sashiko threads are cotton. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 98cm x 180cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1369385 (stock #12735)
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Haori (jacket) made of rather thick silk crepe, called "omeshi". It has colorful warp kasuri (ikat) feather pattern. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 124cm x 82cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1369376 (stock #J441)
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$50.00
Hand-painted design on papaer for yukata, cotton summer kimono. The paper stencil is made according to the design. The motif is flower. It looks shiny as wrapped with thin plastic bag, but it is matte. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 34cm x 97cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1369375 (stock #JJ440)
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Hand-painted design on papaer for yukata, cotton summer kimono. The paper stencil is made according to the design. The motif is waves. It looks shiny as wrapped with thin plastic bag, but it is matte. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 34cm x 97cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1369374 (stock #J439)
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Hand-painted design on papaer for yukata, cotton summer kimono. The paper stencil is made according to the design. The motif is oval. It looks shiny as wrapped with thin plastic bag, but it is matte. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 34cm x 97cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1369373 (stock #J438)
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Hand-painted design on papaer for yukata, cotton summer kimono. The paper stencil is made according to the design. The motif is "karigane", figurated goose and also a crest. It looks shiny as wrapped with thin plastic bag, but it is matte. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 34cm x 97cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1369371 (stock #J437)
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$50.00
Hand-painted design on papaer for yukata, cotton summer kimono. The paper stencil is made according to the design. It looks shiny as wrapped with thin plastic bag, but it is matte. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 34cm x 97cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1368839 (stock #12727)
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$70.00
Indigo dyed cotton furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with shibori (tie-dye). It is recycled from commercial bag and has soft texture. In good condition but has three mending patches. The first half of the 20th century. 90cm x 90cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1367211 (stock #12705)
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$180.00
Asa (hemp) futonji, made in Ohmi region in Shga Pref. next to Kyoto. It has different asa kasuri pattern on both sides. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. In excellent codition except for one light stain (about 16cm diameter) 117cm x 138cm