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 #1425126 (stock #13276)
Haruko Watanabe
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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 : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1422337 (stock #13274)
Haruko Watanabe
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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)
Haruko Watanabe
$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)
Haruko Watanabe
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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 #1417627 (stock #13263)
Haruko Watanabe
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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 #1417386 (stock #13260)
Haruko Watanabe
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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)
Haruko Watanabe
$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 #1416268 (stock #J566)
Haruko Watanabe
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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)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
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 : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1415144 (stock #13249)
Haruko Watanabe
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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)
Haruko Watanabe
$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)
Haruko Watanabe
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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)
Haruko Watanabe
$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)
Haruko Watanabe
$80.00
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)
Haruko Watanabe
$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 1930 item #1412662 (stock #13237)
Haruko Watanabe
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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 #1412021 (stock #13221)
Haruko Watanabe
$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
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1411359 (stock #J552)
Haruko Watanabe
$50.00
Miniature screen made of wood frame and hand-carved chidori (plover). It has washi in the back. In excellent condition with an original cardboard box. H:25.5cm W:63cm