Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori GALLERY TSUMUGI
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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1362084 (stock #12636)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$220.00
Boro white cotton furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with many mending patches. The ground cloth is white machine-woven cotton with subtle kasuri (ikat) pattern. Some of mending patches are hand-spun cotton. All hand-sewn. The first half of the 20th century. 115cm x 118cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1361879 (stock #12635)
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$150.00
Noren, a shop curtain made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with kakishibu (persimmon tannin). It has tsutsugaki shop name. In excelent condition, however kakishibu color faded in some parts. Late 19th early 20th century. 98cm x 160cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1361877 (stock #12634)
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$220.00
Noren made of hand-spun cotton and natural indigo dyed with hand-drawn tsutsugaki motif which are auspicious orizuru (origami crane) and pine trees. It was probably ordered for a wedding occasion. It has ornamental ribbons made of thin wool muslin. In excellent condition except for a few tiny moth holes in one of the ribbon. Late 19th to early 20th century. 101cm x 180cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1361814 (stock #J429)
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$80.00
Small bamboo box probably used for food. It has the year (Taisho 4, 1916) and the owner's name and shop. In excellent condition except for a few tiny breaks of bamboo strips. 10cm x 15.5cm x 5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1361811 (stock #12630)
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Very rare item! Shima-cho, a sample book of fragments which are hand-spun and vegetable dyed, mainly indigo dyed stripes and checks. It is very rare as the ground book is the "Kansei-reki, Kansei Calender" which was published by Edo Government and used from Kansei 10 to Tenpo 14 (1798~1843). It was issued consulting with western Solar calender (Gregorian calender). It has 107 fragments. In excellent condition. 9.7cm x 29.6cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1361781 (stock #12633)
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Figured silk haori with katazome (stencil-resist-dye). The ground cloth has beautiful weaving of small flowers. It has plain weave lining. In excellent condition except for light dark stains in one of the sleeves (seventh photo). The first half of the 20th century. 130cm x 85cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1361777 (stock #12629)
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$700.00
Shima-cho, sample book of cotton fragments with stripes and checks. It has about 570 fragments.Most of them are vegetable dye and hand-spun cotton. It looks inherited by a few generations. The cover has a hand writing "Shima-cho" "Tenpo 11year (1840)" and the dealer or the weaver's name "Haruki-ya". If it has more brown color woven with cha-wata (brown cotton), it is older. It becomes darker indigo color later. In excellent condition except for a few small break in the back cover. 16cm x 12cm x ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1361490 (stock #12627)
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2 panels of cotton futonji hand-woven of mostly natural indigo dyed cotton. Some wefts look silk. Zanshi-ori is demestically hand-woven of leftover threads so that it makes unexpected beautiful result. It has multicolor of indigo and brown. In excellent condition. 34.5cm x 120cm x 2 panels Late 19th to mid 20th century
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1361397 (stock #12626)
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2 panels of cotton futonji hand-woven of mostly natural indigo dyed cotton. Some wefts look silk. Zanshi-ori is demestically hand-woven of leftover threads so that it makes unexpected beautiful result. It has multicolor of indigo and brown. In excellent condition. 34.5cm x 120cm x 2 panels Late 19th to mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1361259 (stock #12624)
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$90.00
Cotton cloth with shibori (tie-dye) seigaiha (waves) pattern and dyed with akane (madder). In excellent condition but akane color is faded and one mending patch and a few tiny holes. The first half of the 20th century. 35cm x 136cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1361258 (stock #J426)
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$80.00
A set of four fans (uchiwa) made of bamboo and washi (Japanese hand-made paper). Each has hand-painted pictures and signs such as three kabuki "kumadori" which is special makeup of the kabuki player and Otahuku. All have the same written seal marks, however the name of the artist is not clear. Two are painted with kakishibu (persimmon tannin) 20th century. In excellent condition. W:30.5cm H:35.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1361257 (stock #J425)
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$90.00
Small bamboo basket with a lid. In excellent condition except for a few breaks of the bamboo strips in the rim. The first half of the 20th century. 24cm x 13cm x 7cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1360929 (stock #12623)
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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)
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$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 collar panel 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)
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$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)
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$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)
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$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)
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$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