Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1413164 (stock #mc191)
Kodo Arts
$450.00
Beautiful set of 5 Oribe dishes with a chrysanthemum flower motif on the bottom of each dish. Rich olive green glazes with iron rich colorings. Taisho Period C. 1920. Great condition. 10cm x 10cm. Comes in a wood box. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1413163 (stock #mc190)
Kodo Arts
$850.00
We usually don't buy kimonos but this is a spectacular example of the highest level of yuzen kimono art. Late Meiji Period C.1900 yuzen hand painted chirimen silk girl's kimono. Chirimen silk being the top class of silk used for kimonos. All natural dyes bringing the chysanthemum and peony flowers to life, the wisteria and butterflies woven into a museum masterpiece of textile art. Excellent condition. Height: 45" x Width:41". Shipping included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1410973 (stock #mc188)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Elegant Japanese bronze hanging lantern from the Taisho Period, C.1920. Each of the four panels has a different scene of auspicious symbols: bamboo, plum blossoms, cherry blossoms. On the top and base is a wave diaper pattern. Thick bronze chain is attached. 11" tall and 9" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1837 VR item #1408863 (stock #mc186)
Kodo Arts
$2,800.00
Rare large sitting granite buddha jizo with accumulated lichen and wonderful patina. 21" tall by 15" wide. Tranquil facial expression and finely chiseled. C. 1820. Very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1408862 (stock #mc185)
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Audacious Kano Chikanobu b.1660-1728 dragon painting. Ink on silk, the painting measures 56" wide and 38" high. Chikanobu was born in Musashi Province. In 1678 he entered the service of the Shogunate. In 1681 he worked with his father at Edo Castle painting fusuma, scrolls and paintings. In 1719, he received the honorary title 'Hogen' reserved for master artists. In the same year, at the command of the Shogun, painted a screen to be given to Korea.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1404292 (stock #mc181)
Kodo Arts
$410.00
Stunning set of ten art deco lacquered wood serving trays for pickles or sweets. Used in the tea ceremony. C. 1920 and in the signed original box. The back of each tray top is also signed. Great condition with just age wear. See pictures. (20 are available upon request). Ask for shipping quote.
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 : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1402888 (stock #mc174)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
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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)
Kodo Arts
$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)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Sale Pending
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)
Kodo Arts
$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)
Kodo Arts
$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 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 : Devotional Objects : Pre 1920 item #1394541 (stock #mc163)
Kodo Arts
$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)
Kodo Arts
$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)
Kodo Arts
$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.