Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1371087 (stock #mc88)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Brilliantly executed painting of an ascetic, maybe a woodcutter returning through the forest and snow to his farmhouse in feudal Japan. Captures the beauty and era perfectly. Signed and with original paulownia box. Total scroll 62" long by 19" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1970 item #1371086 (stock #mc92)
Kodo Arts
$450.00
Anther excellent example of fine Oribe pottery from the kilns of Mino. Beautiful textured green/blue colors that are typical of Oribe earthenware. This platter is 16" long by 8" wide. Original paulownia box. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #1371085 (stock #mc77)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Very regal but kind Japanese buddhist bodhisattva diety in bronze from the early Showa Period C. 1935. Facial expression very compassionate. Stands 22@ tall and is 9@ wide. Very good condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1920 item #1371084 (stock #mc74)
Kodo Arts
Price on Request
Fabulous late Taisho Period C. 1920 black and gold lacquered wood altar for a diety perhaps. Incredibly detailed and fine carving. Copper metal fittings. Stands 28@ tall by 15@ wide. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1370495 (stock #mc89)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Superbly elegant signed murashido bronze seido vase with original box from the Late Taisho Period C.1925-1930. Signed by Dogo. Coloring on this heavy bronze flower vase is par excellence. Very art deco. Fantastic condition. Murashido patina was executed by dipping the just fired hot bronze in different oils to achieve the layered coloring. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1370494 (stock #mc91)
Kodo Arts
$675.00
Very art deco old Meiji Period C.1880 lacquered wood ceremonial sake flask to celebrate the New Year. A family crest in red lacquer on both sides. Very good condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1370157 (stock #mc83)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Superb bronze of a scholar holding a caligraphy brush and scroll with the character `Kotobuki` in faded silver. Signed on the bottom "Shorou" a master Taisho Period C.1920 craftsman. The execution of the brush, scroll and robes is quite exceptional. 7" tall by 5" wide. Table included. Very good condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1370154 (stock #mc82)
Kodo Arts
$380.00
Lovely mingei folk art negore red lacquered letter box with bronze metal fittings dated C.1920. Written on the underside of the bottom is: Zaimako 1, rinbetsuzo okurimono` meaning made as a graduation present. `See pictures for condition. Very good. Size 9" in length and 6" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1370153 (stock #mc86)
Kodo Arts
$1,500.00
Museum piece. Bronze temple bell from a buddhist temple dated Genroku 11, June, Year of the Tiger. 13" tall and 7" in diameter. Excellent condition and great sound. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1369994 (stock #mc84)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Exceptional lacquered traveling altar with a bodhisattva riding an elephant inside. The carving is finely detailed and unbelievable. Late Meiji Period C.1900. Copper metal fittings on zushi. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote. Height:9" by 4" (when closed).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1930 item #1369993 (stock #mc85)
Kodo Arts
$575.00
Very unusual Japanese Iron Tea pot in the shape of a shell. Condition very good; no leaks. C.1930 Taisho Period. 8" long by 5" high. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1940 item #1369326 (stock #mc78)
Kodo Arts
$680.00
Bold and elegant Japanese wagumi free style bamboo flower basket with wide strips fo smoked susudake bamboo inter-twined with delicate strips of fine bamboo. Lovely patina. Excellent condition. 13" high by 10" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #1369320 (stock #mc79)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Intricately carved buddhist altar carving of cranes flying among buddhist clouds. Each cloud and wing is finely detailed. Carved out of cedar. C.1935. 25" long and 7" wide. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1369190 (stock #mc81)
Kodo Arts
$1,300.00
Eye-catching gold gilt Meiji Period C.1900 sake shop sign. Kanji characters read `Kiwami no Kotobuki` sake or Ultimate Happiness sake. The carving is in the shape of a sake keg. Excellent condition with minor lacquer wear. Old iron clamps were added in the back. See pictures. Size is 15" tall and 13" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1369189 (stock #mc80)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Wonderful Taisho Period C.1920 example of the artistry of Japanese bamboo flower basket masters. Root handle and superb warp and weft mix of weaves with rim and base using entirely different techniques. Excellent condition. Stands 14" tall by 7" in diameter. Used susudake smoked minka farmhouse bamboo in the construction. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1368459 (stock #mc76)
Kodo Arts
$2,400.00
Magnificent huge zelkova japanese elm drum with kanji on all sides, dated Taisho 13 or C.1925. Sits on an elm stand. Hand forged iron nails and fittings. Skins in excellent shape and thunderous sound. Drum is 20" in diameter and 30" long. Total height on stand is roughly 47". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1368458 (stock #mc72)
Kodo Arts
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A one of a kind huge bronze lotus temple basin with a dragon wrapped around the base and coming over the top as a water fountain. The base has bronze shishi in relief. C.1880. Stands over 6 feet tall and 5 feet wide. We had the fountain installed. Comes in two pieces; the base and the basin. Excellent condition with a minor dent in the tail of the dragon. Video available for serious enquiries.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1367684 (stock #mc71)
Kodo Arts
$8,500.00
Spectacular Late Edo Period stone temple water basin with more recent bronze dragon water spout. Basin dated Ansei 4 (C.1857). Kanji characters on front read "Ho Nou " meaning devotional offering to god". Before entering temple or shrine one purifies hands and mouth with water before entering. Basin 26" by 16". Dragon 30" by 15" standing.