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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1414827 (stock #mc197)
Kodo Arts
$575.00
Exceptionally well carved and large keyaki wood (elm) wood 'Mokugyo" zen buddhist chanting drum dated Showa 4 (1930). From Anraku-in Temple and the date and donor names are inscripted on the back. On the front is the inscription 'Gyokurin' or chanting drum. Comes with large silk cushion. 14" wide, 9" tall and 15" deep. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1414612 (stock #mc183)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Fantastic art deco hanging iron lantern from the 1950's. Undulating roof and slots on the sides, this one of a kind lantern is very eye catching. 12" tall by 8" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1970 item #1414610 (stock #mc196)
Kodo Arts
$525.00
Very rich art deco modern ceramic tenmoku vase by Yamada Masakazu. C. 1980 in origianal signed paulownia wood box. He is a leading Gifu prefecture ceramic master specializing in Shino, Kiseto and Oribe pottery. All styles born in Gifu. This piece was fired at the Hakuzan Kiln of Mr. Yamada. 7" tall and 6 1/2 " in diameter.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1413165 (stock #mc192)
Kodo Arts
$2,200.00
Very unusual Japanese bronze garden lantern with textured roof over a checkered diaper pattern in the middle. Door opens to put lighting source. Tripod legs. Great condition with a touch of red paint on the filial which is easily removed. Diameter: 19 x Heights: 20".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1950 item #1410972 (stock #mc187)
Kodo Arts
$5,500.00
This c.1950 temple bronze dragon water spout is exactly like the one at Kurama Temple north of Kyoto. The one there has water cascading from the dragon's mouth into a 'tsukubai' or granite water basin. Here guests to the temple purify hands and mouth before entering. 28" high and 26" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1970 item #1410971 (stock #mc189)
Kodo Arts
$850.00
C. 1970 geisha hair oil kanban shop sign. Geisha used 'tsubaki' or camelia flower oil for their hair. This is a shop sign from the Gion area of Kyoto. 96cm tall and 31cm wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1404293 (stock #mc178)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Wonderful thick bronze hanging lantern from the late Taisho Period, C1925. Each panel has different motif; bird on pines, bamboo, grasses etc. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1950 item #1402678 (stock #mc176)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Lovely Shigaraki Tsubo with natural glaze patterns produced naturally in a wood fired anagama or climbing kiln. White feldspar long life stones give Shigaraki clays their distinctive character. 16" high by 11" in diameter. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.