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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1204830 (stock #10845)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$180.00
This is a woman's summer kimono made of Ojiya-chijimi which is produced in Ojiya city in Niigata Prefecture, which has been produced there since early Edo period (17th century). Its feature is that it is handwoven of choma (ramie) wefts as well as warps but only wefts are tightly twisted so that the surface of the fabric becomes uneven. This one has weft kasuri pattern. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 129cm x 136cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1203933 (stock #10842)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$110.00
This is a furoshiki (wrapping cloth) or fukusa (gift cover) made of several kinds of cotton sarasa, damask etc. The cotton sarasa is stencil-dyeing produced in Japan (called wa-sarasa). Generally in good condition but the cotton sarasa has some moth holes. The former half of the 20th century. 93cm x 93cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1203932 (stock #10841)
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$330.00
This is a handwoven silk brocade sash made in late Edo period (baku-matsu), mid 19th century. Generally in good condition but some wefts are loose from aging. 33cm x 4m20cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1203095 (stock #10837)
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$500.00
This is a cotton futonji with tsutsugaki "takara-zukushi" design, which is motifs with many kinds of treasures such as treasure ball, a scroll, a mallet, a hat, a cape, a key and treasure bag etc. It has the lining made of indigo dyed cotton cloth. In good condition except for a few holes in the lining. Late 19th to former half of the 20th century. 147cm x 166cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1201363 (stock #10836)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$380.00
This is a pair of kusari-gote (gauntlet) which are made of urushi coated iron, kusari (mail), plain and katazome asa (hemp) cloth, silk cords, buttons made of animal bone etc. The warps and wefts of the asa cloth are hand-plied. Generally in good condition but has some holes in the asa cloth and urushi came off in the back of the hands as they were actually used. It reads "27" in Kanji letters in the top. Edo period. 19.5cm x 68.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1200950 (stock #10835)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$220.00
This is an obi (sash) cloth with Bingata pattern. Bingata is the traditional dyeing technique which can trace back to 13th century. It is originated from the dyeing for the formal and ceremonial kimono for the women in the Ryukyu royal family in Okinawa Islands. Only the royal and warrior (samurai) class were allowed to wear Bingata in old days. It is katazome (stencil-dyeing) and colored with pigments and then the color gradation is added, that is called "irozashi" which is the feature of the B...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1200688 (stock #10833)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$320.00
This is a cotton Kurume kasuri futonji. It is said that Kurume kasuri was first woven ca.1800 in Kurume in Fukuoka Pref. in Kyushu. Its features are geometric and wood block like patterns and some have light blue indigo color. It was designated as important intangible cultural heritage in 1957, however only a few families are practicing traditional way of produce such as hand-binding, natural indigo-dyeing and hand-weaving these days. This one is handwoven and looks natural indigo dyed. Generall...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1980 item #1197753 (stock #10828)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$150.00
This is a bag made of cotton fragments. It is from Northwest India. The cotton woodblock prints are used in the upper part and in the lining. All hand-sewn. 20th century. In good condition except for a stain. 59cm x 95cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1980 item #1197743 (stock #10826)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$110.00
This is a woman's wedding blouse with mirror work. It is worn by the Banjara people in South India. In good condition except for some mirrors are lost. All hand sewn and embroidered. 20th century. W:65cm L:53cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1197739 (stock #J244)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$50.00
This is a pair of roji geta (clogs) which are used at the tea ceremony. Instead of zōri (sandals), they are used in case of snow or rain in the roji (adjacent garden). Used but in good condition. The base is made of cedar and straps are made of bamboo skin. 9.5cm x 25cm four pairs are available
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1960 item #1197609 (stock #J243)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$80.00
This is a carpenter's "sumi-tsubo ( ink liner )" made of wood and has an ink pot and a wheel. It is used by a carpenter when he draws a line on a lumber. One of the end of the string is pinned, stretched and snapped so that the line is drawn. It has been commonly used till mid 20th century. In good condition except for some chips in the wheel. 20th century. L:20cm W:6cm H:6.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1197605 (stock #J242)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$90.00
This is a carpenter's "sumi-tsubo ( ink liner )" made of wood and has an ink pot and a wheel. It is used by a carpenter when he draws a line on a lumber. One of the end of the string is pinned, stretched and snapped so that the line is drawn. It has been commonly used till mid 20th century. The string and floss silk are lost, however in good condition. Mid 20th century. L:20.5cm W:18.3cm H:7.7cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1195282 (stock #10819)
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$50.00
This is a obi (sash) with geometric katazome (stencil-dyeing) pattern which is plain weave and it has the lining made of black silk satin. It has three jointing seams and has some stains. The former half of the 20th century. 30.3cm x 3m68cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1195281 (stock #10818)
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$180.00
This is a silk fukuro obi (sash) for formal kimono. It has very fine patterns and they were popular in Meiji period (1868~1912). It has thin floss silk lining. In good condition except for uneven parts of the weaving. 32cm x 3m88cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1195113 (stock #10809)
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$350.00
This is a set of suo and hakama which are worn on a stage (kyogen). Suo (top) is a wide-sleeved overgarment which was worn by samurai. They are made of hemp and both warps and wefts are hand-plied. The suo has laces in front and ornaments in the crests made of deerskin. Generally in good condition but has some stains. 19th century. Suō:184cm x 84cm Hakama:L 83cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1193875 (stock #10810)
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$120.00
This is a woman's cotton kimono with shibori pattern and dyed with indigo. In excellent condition. The former half of the 20th century. 124cm x 134cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1193872 (stock #10808)
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$330.00
This is a set of suo and hakama which are worn on a stage (kyogen). Suo is a wide-sleeved overgarment worn by samurai. They are made of hemp and warps are hand-plied. They have katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) Mukai-zuru ( a pair of cranes face-to-face ) pattern. 19th century. In good condition but has many moth holes in the suō and hakama. Late 19th to early 20th century. Suo W:151cm L:81cm Hakama W:56cm L:89cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1193871 (stock #10806)
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$120.00
This is a han-bakama worn at the Kyogen which is the comical play performed together with the no drama but it is sometimes performed alone. This han-bakama is made of asa ( hemp ) with various round crests which is called "Kyogen-mon" and mostly they symbolize treasures. Generally in good condition except for some small moth holes in the back. 20th century. L:85cm W:56cm