Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
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
Price on Request
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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1365481 (stock #mc69)
Kodo Arts
$2,400.00
Fabulous cypress wood dragon carving from a zen temple. Well preserved. Stands upright. Excellent condition. When the carp swims up a waterfall and makes it over the top it becomes a dragon and resides in the celestial realm protecting the buddha`s teachings. 34" long bu 11" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1365480 (stock #mc68)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Magnificent large pair of ceramic clay Inari Shinto shrine dieties from the Taisho Period C.1915. One fox has a scroll in its mouth , the other the hoju or scred gem. Very good condi tion with normal wear. One eye has a scrtchy surface, otherwise excellent. Height 18" by 10" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1364200 (stock #mc64)
Kodo Arts
sold
Flowing bronze Japanese horse in fantastic detail. Foundry stamp on under belly. Masterpiece. The main and face very expressive. Please see photos for condition. H: 9" ; length:12". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1364198 (stock #mc63)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Lovely Showa Period C.1935 signed bronze flower vase with carp swimming in relief. Straw smoke used to achieve the light brown coloring on the bronze. excellent condition. 13" tall by 8" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.