Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori GALLERY TSUMUGI
GALLERY TSUMUGI is going to attend The Third A.A.A.A. Aoyama Arts & Antiques Show held at DEE'S HALL in Aoyama in Tokyo from June 9 to 10, 11. The items are: gorgeous boro kimono, asa (hemp) ase-hajiki with shibori, cotton shibori futonji etc. If you are interested, please contact: gallery_tsumugi@yahoo.co.jp
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1360929 (stock #12623)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$220.00
Han-juban made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with benibana (safflower). The dye technique is Beni-itajime which is board-clamp dye. The cloth is folded in 8 layers between two boards which are pattern carved and generally about 12 boards are used to dye about 22m length of cloth. Beni-itajime was mostly dyed in Kyoto until the end of Edo period but it was practiced in other places later. In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 64cm x 72cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1360928 (stock #12622)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$330.00
Boro sakiori hanten hand-woven of strips for wefts which are recycled from old indigo cotton cloth such as kimono, futonji or furoshiki etc. The warps are asa (hemp) threads. The color and sleeves are made of indigo dyed cotton cloth. Late 19th to early 20th century. 122cm x 79cm
All Items : New Century : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1360843 (stock #J424)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$200.00
A pair of wood candle stand painted with colorful urushi. The plate for candle on the top is made of metal. In excellent condition except for some tiny chips on the rim of the top plate and urushi came off in the bottom of one candle. 20th century. H:37cm Diameter of the bottom:10cm
All Items : Dolls : Contemporary Dolls : Contemporary item #1360714 (stock #J423)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$120.00
Kokeshi made by Takahashi Akinori at Takahashi Hashime Studio in Sendai in Miyagi Pref. The body has beautiful urushi design. In excellent condition. 20century. H:37cm Diameter of the bottom:7.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1360711 (stock #J422)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$120.00
Andon (lantern) made of wood and painted with red urushi (lacquer). It is remade for electric bulb. The shade has beautiful handmade paper with seigaiha (waves) pattern. In excellent condition. 20th century. H:49.5cm Bottom box:13.5cm x 19.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1360636 (stock #J421)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$380.00
Part of rug or futon made of washi (Japanese handmade paper) with many mending patches with washi fragments. The usage of this piece is not clear, probably it was a rug or futon. It is guaranteed that it is the original condition. It is noticeable that the part where the mending patched came off, the original color is seen. 19th century Approx. 114cm x 126cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1360635 (stock #J420)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
Square zabuton (flat cushion) or rug made of many layers of recycled washi (Japanese handmade paper). It is painted with kaki-shibu (persimmon tannin) for strength and waterproof. It has many letters hand-written with sumi (black ink). In excellent condition. 19th century. 19th century 60.5cm x 62cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1360634 (stock #12616)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$350.00
Ase-hajiki which is made of mojiri-ori asa (hemp) for the body part. Mojiri-ori is woven as the warps are crossed so that the cloth is airlier than plain weave cloth. Cotton stripe cloth is used for the front panels and both sides. It has rare shibori pattern which is from Akita Pref. in Tohoku. In excellent condition except for a rip (2.5cm) in the left side. Late 19th to early 20th century. 51cm x 67cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1360170 (stock #12617)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$180.00
Silk crepe cloth with beautiful embroidery of wisteria motif which is one of the long sleeves (furisode). The ground cloth is white silk crepe (chirimen) and the embroidery threads are vegetable dye. It has kata-kanoko (stencil-dye pattern) imitating small shibori pattern named kanoko shibori. In excellent condition except for a light brownish line in the center. The first half of the 19th century (late Edo period). 35cm x 190cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1360163 (stock #12615)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$120.00
Man's han-juban (short under kimono) whose body part is made of cotton. The warps are crossed which is called "mojiri-ori". It is often used for summer han-juban as the wearer feels cooler. The color is silk gauze (ro). In excellent condition except for some irregular weaving in the top. The first half of the 20th century. 131cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1360161 (stock #12614)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$90.00
Taiten shibori man's kimono. The warps for shortening are woven as the cloth is woven. The cloth makes gathering as the warps are shortened and dyed. This shibori was called Taiten Shibori and was very popular in early Showa period (1925s to 1930s), however once declined but much used as common shibori after 1945. In excellent condition. 1920s to 1950s 138cm x 134cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1359307 (stock #12613)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$70.00
Fragment of Narumi-Kongata (also called "Urumi-zome") which is one kind of katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing). It is hand-spun cotton cloth and dyed with natural indigo. In good condition but has two holes. The second half of the 20th century. 33.5cm x 66cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1359305 (stock #12612)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$90.00
One panel of cloth with tsutsugaki anchor design. Tsutsugaki is free-hand painting with rice paste as resist. The cloth is hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 33.5cm x 183cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1359010 (stock #J419)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$190.00
Bamboo flower basket hand-woven of fine bamboo strips. It has the name "Chiku-shin-sai" in the bottom. It has original bamboo "otoshi(water container)". In excellent condition, without any break or cut. H:38cm Diameter:20cm 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1950 item #1358565 (stock #12611)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sale Pending
Small boro with many kinds of cotton mending patches. The original ground cloth is cotton katazome cloth which is hand-spun and natural indigo dyed. The first half of the 20th century. 65cm x 104cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1358564 (stock #12610)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$90.00
Cotton cloth which is hand-spun and natural indigo dyed with katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing) pattern. The motif is traditional bamboo. In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 34cm x 81cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1358563 (stock #J418)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$50.00
Wood container in the shape of bamboo shoot and has colorful lacquer painted. In good condition but has minor dents and dirt. The first half of the 20th century. H:14.5cm Diameter:9.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1358562 (stock #12609)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
Sold. Thank you.
Old han-juban (short under kimono) made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. The shibori pattern is bold plum flower motif. In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 65cm x 78cm