Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1425071 (stock #mc218)
Kodo Arts
$1,400.00
Regal free-flowing bamboo and rattan basket from one of the masters of bamaboo basket making, Sakaguchi Sounsai b. 1899-1967. Studied under Tanabe Chikuunsai I and was active in the Osaka and Kyoto region. Featured on page 90 of 'Masters of Bamboo by Melissa Rinne. Susudake (smoked farmhouse bamboo) is flattened and bent to create a bold statement of beauty and refinement. Bamboo vase inset. 9" tall by 10" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1424769 (stock #mc215)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Abslutely stunning Shigaraki earthenware tea leaf storage jar (tsubo). Wood fired in klimbing kiln producing lovely glaze drippings and organic feel. 12" tall and 9 " in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1930 item #1424768 (stock #mc214)
Kodo Arts
$1,200.00
Striking and very unusual Japanese Bamboo Flower Basket with bold bamboo inserts over weft and warp interior weaves. Root handle adds to the allure. 19" tall by 10" wide. Very good condition (see photos). Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1424766 (stock #mc217)
Kodo Arts
$375.00
Late 1950's carved wood caligraphy stone and ink container carved out of one piece of wood in Kamakura-bori style.. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1424764 (stock #mc207)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Very Japanese art deco chrsanthemum and leaf motif bronze lantern for garden or inside, hanging or standing. Throws off a magical light. (papering and inserting electric light source available). Excellent bronze workmanship. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1418813 (stock #mc182)
Kodo Arts
$350.00
Lovely square Oribe ceramic dish from the Taisho Period C, 1920. Decorated with old gold coin motifs. With original paulownia signed box. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote. 6" by 6".
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1418812 (stock #mc213)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Very art deco late Meiji Period C.1890 Shinto Shrine carving replicating waves. Great condition. 17" long by 11" tall. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1980 item #1418446 (stock #mc212)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Rare and sensational set of 5 large oribe platter/plates c. 1980 in original paulownia box. Each plate has its own swirling art deco design. 10" by 10" in size. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1418445 (stock #mc211)
Kodo Arts
$950.00
Taisho Period C. 1925 buddhist altar dragon carvings. The pair was on either side of a buddhist altar that was home to a statue of a Buddha. The dragon along with the phoenix were protectors of the buddha's teachings. 2ft tall and 5" wide. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1418444 (stock #mc210)
Kodo Arts
$2,000.00
Brilliant late Meiji Period shrine gable carving of a carp swimming through waves up a waterfall. According to legend once the carp, a symbol of courage and determination, makes it over the waterfall it turns into a dragon and resides in the celestial realm as a guardian of the buddha's teachings. Has been cut from the roof of a shinto shrine being taken down. Good condition (see pictures). 3ft long and 23" tall. ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1415712 (stock #mc206)
Kodo Arts
$575.99
Very rare and unusual bronze buddhist temple hanging lantern from the Taisho Period or late Meiji. The latice work on all the panels is exceptional. One panel is hinged at the top to open. (can be papered and lighting source added upon request) 12" tall by 7" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1415711 (stock #mc205)
Kodo Arts
$775.00
Large and exceptional example of Mingei folk art, this old farmhouse hearth fish hook layered with patina and age. Dated around the beginning of the Showa Era C.1930. Fish carved out of keyaki elm and the pole is smoked bamboo. total length 55" tall and fish carving is 11" by 8" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1415416 (stock #mc204)
Kodo Arts
$850.00
Very rare and unusual metal hanging lantern with shinto swirl, gourd, thunder diaper and geometrical designs. Very art deco. Papered and with electrical light. C. 1950. Came from a collector's bronze and iron lighting collection. 15" tall by 12" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1415341 (stock #mc208)
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sold
Ultimate Mingei folk art earthenware Shigaraki 'Tsubo' or tea leaf storage jar from the late Edo Period, C.1860. Shigaraki is one of the 7 famed pottery centers of old Japan. Known for their feldspar 'choseki' or clays, this tsubo exhibits all the outstanding qualities of Shigaraki ceramics including wonderful natural overglazes produced by the wood-fired kiln. . 27cm in diameter and 33cm tall. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1980 item #1414962 (stock #mc202)
Kodo Arts
$850.00
Art deco oribe ceramic vase by Shigetaka Kato b.1927-d.2013. Shigetaka was born the second son of Kato Tokuro in 1927. He graduated the Seto Industrial School of Ceramics and studied under his father. From 1959-1971 submitted annually to the Nitten where he received the Hokusho prize as well as the Modern Ceramics Prize among others. He also received the Japanese Ceramics Society award and governors prize at the Asahi Togeiten. He later accompanied his father on frequent trips to China and Central Asia for research into the roots of silk road pottery. He is best known for Shino ware but worked the gamut of Mino and Seto styles. This base has no box. 30cm wide x 21cm deep x 36cm tall. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1414961 (stock #mc184)
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sold
Very unusual bronze usubata flower vase for Ikebana flower arrangements used in tea ceremonies. The waves have sculpted bronze shells in floating amongst the waves. 9" tall and 9" wide. excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1414960 (stock #mc203)
Kodo Arts
$710.00
Playful Taisho Period C.1920 red bronze Shishi Fu-dog koro or incense burner. The front paws sit on a bronze ball. The tail detaches as doews the top on its back. The donor names are on the bottom. Great condition. 12" long and 10" tall. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1414828 (stock #mc200)
Kodo Arts
$550.00
Very art deco bronze hanging garden lantern. With glass on all panels and bottom. . Opens from the bottom. excellent condition. ask for shipping quote.