Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1304612 (stock #pd860)
Kodo Arts
$475.00
Exceptionally elegant red vermillion lacquered zen buddhist temple sutra table in its original signed and dated box. Dated Keio gannen 8 (c.1865) the tapered legs and metal fittings on the table top indicate this was made for a rich temple. 37cm tall and 53cm wide the very top is in its own cotton wrapping. Condition very good. (see pics). h;34cm x w;49cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1305134 (stock #pd862)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Exceptional Late Edo Period C.1860 Buddhist Temple carvings of dragons from keyaki or zelkova wood. Carved in fine relief the the dragons have a kind but fierce expression as protectors of the Buddha`s teachings in the celestial realm. Asarchitectual accents just spectacular. Excellent condition with a nick or two. Ask for shiping quote. 37cm tall by 19cm wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1315247 (stock #pd879)
Kodo Arts
$475.00
Fantastic set of 6 Oribe dishes for sweets from the Edo Period, C.1880. Trademark geometric designs and iron markings with famed Oribe olive colors. Each plate 5" x 4". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1318630 (stock #pd887)
Kodo Arts
$480.00
Very rare and striking bronze suiban or flower vessel with red sides and a lovely Ho-o Phoenix on one side. C.1900 Meiji Period. Fantasic relief work on the mythical elephant handles and 4 legs. The opposite side to the phoenix has pines and waves also in relief. Great condition. 45cm long; 11cm high and 27cm deep.Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1321891 (stock #pd908)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Regal late Meiji Period C.1890 zen buddhist samurai lacquered travelling altar. Very Large. Copper metal fittings on black and gold lacquered cypress wood base. Inside gold lacquered doors and altar cavity. Under inside altar platform is a gold lacquered carving. Very good condition except for minor lacquer peeling and slight scratch on front door.(see photos). H:68cm; W:30cm and depth:23cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1323222 (stock #pd917)
Kodo Arts
$1,400.00
Superb late Meiji Period C.1900 bronze lamp that used oil and wick. Absolutely spectacular bronze craftsmanship and detail from floral vine lattice on the door and side panels to the treasure symbols in fine relief around the base. H:49cm; diameter:30cm. Condition excellent except for a missing bell or two on the protruding eaves. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1323838 (stock #pd915)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Best turtle/crane bronze candlestick we have ever seen. The relief work and detail is magnificent. Late Meiji Period C.1890 piece. The lotus at the top has a square insert which dates the piece to Meiji. H:45 x width:15cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1329848 (stock #pd946)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Important Edo Period C.1850 scroll painting of Kannon holding `Yatagarasu` the divine crow and messenger to the gods. Symbolizes the sun and like the sacred phoenix resides in the celestial realm. A mark of rebirth and rejuvenation. Yatagarasu as a crow-god is a symbol specifically of guidance. This great crow was sent from heaven as a guide for Emperor Jimmu on his initial journey from the region which would become Kumano to what would become Yamato, (Yoshino and then Kashihara). It is generally accepted that Yatagarasu is an incarnation of Taketsunimi no mikoto. Crow has 3 legs. Scroll painting has been framed. Ask for shipping quote. 32" tall and 15" wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1334815 (stock #pd960)
Kodo Arts
$1,200.00
A pair of Edo Period C.1860 shishi wood lion carvings. Quite playful as one looks back at the other in chase. Excellent detail in the carving and very expressive. Carved out of hinoki cypress. One shishi is missing a claw but otherwise very good condition. See photos. Each 12" long x 5" tall. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1335437 (stock #pd961)
Kodo Arts
$1,275.00
Exceptional bronze lantern with nengo dating on the bottom from Meiji Period 4 (C.1872). With the crest for gold `kin` on the panels and beautiful diaper vine patterns, this is a stunning piece of workmanship from the early Meiji period. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1340716 (stock #pd979)
Kodo Arts
$910.00
Rare and elegant jewel topped Shigaraki water jar from the late 1800`s. Hagi underglaze with beautiful green blue nagashi glazes. A jewel of a piece. Very good condition with age wear. (see photos). 15" tall by 13" diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1348672 (stock #mc14)
Kodo Arts
$2,000.00
Exceedingly rare late Meiji Period C.1900 gold and black lacquered wood buddha stand with lotus leaves and buddhist clouds in carved relief. Negoro lacquer rim in back half with some wear, but otherwise in perfect nick. 20" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1350414 (stock #mc20)
Kodo Arts
$1,400.00
Lovely late Meiji Period C.1890 Imari hand painted ceramic vase. One side has phoenix and ikebana flowers, the other side a hawk and more flowers painted in great detail. Colors from natural pigment glazes. Great patina. Top lid has amythical shishi lion. Perfect condition. 32" tall by 13" diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1350883 (stock #mc26)
Kodo Arts
$800.00
Superb pair of bronze hanging buddhist altar oil lamps from the Edo Period C.1870. Bronze work is outstanding. Lotus leaf, cranes, egrets in fine detail. Excellent condition. 26" in length. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1359046 (stock #mc43)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Exceptional and rare thick earthenware ceramic ebisu and daikoku masks that have slots on the top of their heads for money. Holes on the back to hang but piggy banks would have to be broken to get out the money. Great expressions and beautifully made folk art. 11" high by 10" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1360336 (stock #mc50)
Kodo Arts
$450.00
Fabulous pair of Meiji period C.1890 Hina Dolls. Glass eyes and gofun crushed oyster shell paint. Excellent condition with original boxes. Each 30 cm tall and 25cm wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1365481 (stock #mc69)
Kodo Arts
$3,500.00
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 : 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.