Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1321889 (stock #pd910)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Wonderful Taisho Period C.1920 ceramic fan-shaped Satsuma okimono. Thousands of painted raised dots create a textured masterpiece and beautifully executed hand drawn paintings of cranes, geisha and samurai. Very unusual shape for Satsuma. Perfect condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1348645 (stock #mc12)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Quite rare Taisho Period C.1920 copper letter box for papers and documents. The top and bottom is copper and the top has a water hyacinth in brilliant relief. Inside is lined with japanese washi paper. Magnificent piece of craftmanship. 10" long by 8" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1348306 (stock #mc10)
Kodo Arts
$850.00
Exceptional root handle bamboo flower basket from the Taisho Period C.1920 in Japan. Executed to perfection the warp and weft weaves have created an elegant presentation. In great condition. Not signed. Ask for shipping quote. 13" high and 7" wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1113471 (stock #pd333)
Kodo Arts
$810.00
Very rare Taisho Period, C.1910 bronze carp garden water spout. The detail on the bronze fish scales and the waves about the tail are exceptional. We have seen many a fake of late and this is the real deal. There is a tiny pipe from the bottom that opens through the mouth to allow a water flow. Ask for shipping quote. Condition excellent. H: about 24cm x W: about 14cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1365480 (stock #mc68)
Kodo Arts
$1,400.00
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1376681 (stock #mc109)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Very rare negoro lacquer vanity mirror from the famed Matsuyama Tansu Store established in Osaka C.1903. This piece was made as a wedding gift. The store label is on the inside of the bottom drawer. Negoro lacquer was a technique developed by monks at a zen temple called Negoro Temple south of Osak in the Edo Period. Vanity is 19" tall and 15" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1309767 (stock #pd867)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Wonderful unusual round bronze suiban or ikebana flower vessel from the late Taisho Period c.1920. Subtle silver inlay fence and small flowers in relief. Excellent condition, no dents or cracks. 10" diameter and stands on tripod legs 2 1/2" tall. 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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1289702 (stock #pd834)
Kodo Arts
$1,400.00
Very lovely art deco Taisho Period C.1920 tetsubin iron tea kettle from the famed Ryubundo Iron Foundry. The lid is signed and the wave diaper motif throughout is executed in great relief. No chips cracks or leaks. H:18cm x w:18cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1360335 (stock #mc47)
Kodo Arts
Price on Request
Very rare standing Taisho Period C.1920 iron lantern. Was outside in a wealthy merchant`s japanese garden. Stands over 3 ft. high. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1345219 (stock #pd996)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Very unusual shaped zelkova (keyaki) hearth hook used to hold the pot over the hearth fire in an old minka farmhouse. Great condition. See photos. 20" high by 11" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1289627 (stock #pd830)
Kodo Arts
$550.00
Quite unusual bronze elephant koro or incense burner. The lid is a pagoda and the relief work is very good. The pagoda has a few corners damaged but all in all very good condition. C.1920 Taisho Period. H:17cm x w:16cm. ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1355855 (stock #mc34)
Kodo Arts
$1,500.00
Fabulous Taisho Period bronze buddhist temple water bowl in the shape of a lotus. Great patina from years of use. Two handles and tripod feet. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote. 15" wide by 12" high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1920 item #1062497 (stock #pd248)
Kodo Arts
$810.00
Late Taisho Period C.1915 buddhist temple bronze altar lanterns with intricate zen cloud patterns and lattice work. The bronze work is immaculate and the cratsmanship without flaw; typical Taisho Period work. The oiled rice paper lining the inside of the main body is gone but the condition of the pieces is excellent. H:23cm x W:13cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1346631 (stock #pd998)
Kodo Arts
$580.00
Wonderful and playful bronze dancing sage from the Taisho Period C.1920. Lovely facial expression. 8" tall by 4 " wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #922455 (stock #pd15)
Kodo Arts
$575.00
Unusual japanese bronze flower vase, signed with the original kiri (paulownia wood) tomobako box. On the lid of the box is the kanji 'Sentoku Tsubogata Hanaire' meaning the design is like a japanese tsubo or tea storage jar and smoked straw was used at the end of firing to achieve the rich colored markings and patina. The vase is a 'hanaire' meaning a flower vase. The hanko or seal of the artist is on the box but unfortunately we cant read it. perfect condition with karaki wood stand. $475 Shipping/insurance to usa/western europe $75. (h:18cm x dia:15cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1403887 (stock #mc179)
Kodo Arts
$1,175.00
Fabulous pair of brass hanging Shinto Shrine lanterns with chrysanthemum motifs on the panels, symbols of the imperial family. C.1920 or older, the condition is excellent. Old paper lines the inside. 14" tall by 13" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1362878 (stock #mc59)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Superb lost wax cast bronze koi carp water spout. Early Taisho Period C.1920, this leaping carp out of waves has a rich blue green patina from years in an outside garden. Excellent condition. 14" tall by 11" wide. Ask for shipping quote.