Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1402888 (stock #mc174)
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$750.00
Smashing pair of zen temple buddhist cloud carvings form the late Edo Period/early Meiji Period c. 1870. Carved out of cypress wood and with gold gilt. Slight wear due to age on a couple of spots but adds character (see photos). Condition very good. One is 10" tall by 12" wide the other slightly smaller. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1402677 (stock #mc175)
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$980.00
Fabulously art deco Late Meiji Period/ Early Taisho Period Morita Chikuami bamboo flower basket. Signed on the reverse with an incised signature by the artist: Chikuami Tsukuru or Made by Chikuami (Morita Chikuami, the go or art name of Morita Shintaro). Taisho era, circa 1920. The artist formed the body with basic twill plaiting made irregular by skipping over stays. Wider sections of split bamboo overlay the entire basket. Morita Chikuami won a prize for his work at the fifth Naikoku Kangyo Hakurankai (Fifth Domestic Industrial Exhibition) in Meiji 36 (1903). He lived in Kyoto and was active as late as Showa 2 (1927). 16" tall by 6 1/2" wide. Comes with original wood box. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1399207 (stock #mc169)
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$750.00
Incredibly finely hand-painted Ko-Imari plate by Shuzan. This plate won the Saga Governor's Prize in 1951. From the 'Ogawa Toen' Kiln in Hizen Arita, Kyushu, the home of Imari. With original signed box. Made in the Taisho Period, C. 1912-1926. 15" in diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1800 item #1398396 (stock #mc167)
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$810.00
Handsome buddhist 5-tiered granite stupa from the 1700"s. Nengo or dates and place is on two sides of the large base. Excellent condition with variegated lichen. 4 pieces make up this stupa. 25" tall and 11" at its widest. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1910 item #1397319 (stock #mc150)
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$575.00
Late Meiji Period/early Taisho Period Buddist temple carving of peaches and peach blossoms. Cypress wood with gold gilt. Some natural wear but great condition. 21" long by 11" tall. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1397318 (stock #mc164)
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Wonderful Taisho Period C.1920 thick bronze hanging lantern with chrysanthemum motifs on the side panels. Excellent condition. 13" high by 11" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1396899 (stock #mc165)
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Exceptionally large and perfect condition Late Edo Period C. 1860 Buddhist temple bronze dragon water spout. Used at the entrance to a temple or shrine in Japan, the water would recycle through a granite water basin and guests to the temple would purify mouth and hands before entering. Great condition and stands 30" tall and 10" at its widest. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1396005 (stock #mc152)
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Fabulous late 1800's Egret scroll painting by the famed Yokohama painter, Yauchi Baishu. Nestled on a stump amongst reeds and bamboo in a very serene, calming moment. Painting itself is 32" tall by 12" wide. Very good condition with original paulownia box. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1395490 (stock #mc160)
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Mastercraftsmanship in this Late Taisho Period lost wax cast bronze Shishi mythical fu-dog. The detail is stunning and superb. An excellent example of Japanese pre-war attention to detail. Great expression. 14" tall by 18" long. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1394800 (stock #mc161)
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Wonderful standing boddhisattva holding juzu prayer beads on a lotus stand in prayer gassho. 27" tall and 11" wide. Granite stone with lichen and age. C.1880. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1920 item #1394541 (stock #mc163)
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$450.00
Wonderful pair of Jodo-Shu Pure Land Buddhist Temple gold lacquered offering stands. Dated on the top of each stand with the inscription : Meiji 43 (c.1911) Genanji Temple at the foot of Mt. Shokei. Made by Kyoto Nawate and donated for the 700th Memeorial of Honen Enko Taishi. Excellent condition with original paulownia box. Stands 13" tall and 8" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1394293 (stock #mc155)
Kodo Arts
$375.00
Wonderful Negoro lacquered display stand featuring the buddhist thunder design at the ends. Art deco. Taisho Period, C.1920. 12" long, 6" tall. Good condition. (see photos). Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1394011 (stock #mc154)
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$580.00
This is a superb representation of the great Shigaraki pottery wood fired climbing kilns. Days of firing produce organic, glaze patterns created naturally by fire and clay. This tsubo or tea leaf storage jar is from the Late Taisho Period c.1920. great condition. 12" tall and 11" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1700 item #1394010 (stock #mc139)
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Museum quality early Edo Period C.1690 buddhist temple dragon carving out of zelkova (keyaki). Just spectacular. 4ft. long and 2 feet tall. Excellent condition with minor age wear. See photos. Ask for shipping quote from California warehouse.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1392634 (stock #mc151)
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$1,100.00
Superb Meiji Period C.1870 stone jizo buddha on granite lotus stand. Holding a vajra. Lovely patina. Height : 13" by 10" width. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1392631 (stock #mc153)
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$380.00
Vivid colors on this C.1920 'koi' carp Boy's Day Festival streamer. Natural dyes on cotton with crest on top. Excellent condition with a minor spot. 84" long by 15" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1391910 (stock #mc147)
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$875.00
Rare bronze Japanese vase with cranes in exceptional relief flying amongst buddhist clouds. Signed on bottom with stamp. Late Meiji Period C.1910. Gold yellow color achieved by smoking with rice straw repeatedly. 11" high by 6" diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1391086 (stock #mc144)
Kodo Arts
$580.00
Buddhist bronze incense burner from late Meiji Period C.1900. Lost wax cast. Shishi lion sits on top while a dragon curls up from underneath the bottom amongst a daiper pattern of buddhist clouds. Mythical elephant handles. 4" tall and 3 1/2" in diameter. Thick bronze.