Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1380979 (stock #mc123)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Wonderfully carved large Daikoku, god of wealth and abundance. Standing on two bales of rice, this god is fabulously carved with a alluring facial expression. Great Patina. Small cracks on back. See Photos. 19" tall and 12" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1380978 (stock #mc125)
Kodo Arts
$980.00
Early Showa Period 10 (C.1936) bronze shishi fu-dog Koro incense burner playfully standig over a bronze temari ball. Gold highlights on the patina finish give the shishi a regal appearance. 10" by 10" long. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1380874 (stock #mc121)
Kodo Arts
$1,200.00
Superb pair of red lacquered mother-of-pearl inlay peddler boxes from the Showa Era C.1935. Ropes went around each and they were carried on a pole from neighborhood or village to village. Inside were stacked boxed of sweets. (inside boxes missing). Great end tables. 11" by 11" square and 20" tall. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1380202 (stock #mc120)
Kodo Arts
$675.00
Very unusual large "Tai" fish mold for a sweets shop. The sweets shop stamp "Shiohama-ya" is on the back. Made of cypress wood. Excellent condition. 17" long by 9" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1930 item #1379777 (stock #mc118)
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Price on Request
Very rare lifesize bronze buddhist bodhisattva. Taisho Period c.1925. Stands on lotus base. The entire piece is on a granite stand. 51" by 15". POR
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1930 item #1378568 (stock #mc116)
Kodo Arts
$310.00
Playful Daruma in prone position indicating a bit of erotic leanings. Usually a strict task master, this Daruma is up to something. 11" by 5" wide. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1950 item #1376682 (stock #mc107)
Kodo Arts
$580.00
Lovely pair of buddhist temple gold lacquered lotus flower panels. Beautifully carved. C.1950. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote. Each panel has different lotus configurations.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1940 item #1375873 (stock #mc101)
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$280.00
Quite unusual `zushi` or travelling buddhist altar. This features negoro lacquer, an unusual lacquering technique that creates an art deco appearance. Gold copper metal fittings. Gold lacquer on the inside. 8" tall and 7" wide when open. Ask for shipping quote. Late 1930`s.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1375872 (stock #mc100)
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Large impact, heavy bronze early showa period C.1935 hanging lantern. Each of the 6 panels has a vine diaper motif with waves at the bottom. Excellent condition and can easily be papered or have electric installed on request. 18" tall and 13" wide.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1950 item #1375424 (stock #mc62)
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$575.00
Regal wave black lacquered wood stand with original cedar box. Dated on the box Showa Period 9 (1935). Was purchased by the original owner at Mitsukoshi Department store in 1935. . Still in original great condition. 17" long; 5" tall and 11" deep. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1375422 (stock #mc103)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
A briliant late Taisho Period C. 1930 murashido bronze brazier/flower vase. Murashido is now a favorite among bronze collectors for its art deco appeal and sensual colors. Dipped in hot oils at firing and then using straw smoke for added coloring. Heavy bronze. Good condition. Ask for shipping quote. 12" hig and 9" in diameter. heavy bronze.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1373995 (stock #mc93)
Kodo Arts
$1,600.00
Beautifully aged patina on this bronze gong from a zen temple in Osaka. Dated and location engraved on gong. C.1935 Dragon handle and booming sound. No cracks or defects. 30" tall and 20" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1373991 (stock #mc99)
Kodo Arts
$1,400.00
Art deco in appearance, this quite large 24 inch tall and 18 inch in diameter bronze lamp is made of heavy bronze and intricate vine work. The middle section has a door that opens and sits on base. Originally bronze nails locked it on. Great condition with a small piece of bronze off the roof finial at the base. See pictures for condition. C. 1930. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1950 item #1372511 (stock #mc96)
Kodo Arts
$395.00
Elegant bronze koro or incense burner for the tea ceremony in the shape of an eggplant. Excellent condition. height: 15cm x 11cm wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #1371979 (stock #mc90)
Kodo Arts
$580.00
Signed on the reverse with a chiseled signature by the artist: Keiten (Takahashi Keiten, born 1920). Showa era, circa 1960 – 1970. Born in 1920 in Yamagata Prefecture, Takahashi Keiten first studied metal casting under Nagano Tetsushi in 1950. His work was first accepted into the government-sponsored 7th Nitten exhibition in 1951. In 1963, he won the encouragement prize at the Nihon Dento Kogei Ten (Japan Traditional Crafts Exhibition) and from 1972 served as a judge for the exhibition. He has presented his work to both the Showa Emperor and the Heisei Emperor on the occasions of their visits to Yamagata. In 1996, Takahashi Keiten was designated Juyo Mukei Bunkazai or Important Intangible Cultural Asset (commonly known as a Living National Treasure). 7" high by 4" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1970 item #1371086 (stock #mc92)
Kodo Arts
$450.00
Anther excellent example of fine Oribe pottery from the kilns of Mino. Beautiful textured green/blue colors that are typical of Oribe earthenware. This platter is 16" long by 8" wide. Original paulownia box. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #1371085 (stock #mc77)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Very regal but kind Japanese buddhist bodhisattva diety in bronze from the early Showa Period C. 1935. Facial expression very compassionate. Stands 22@ tall and is 9@ wide. Very good condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1370495 (stock #mc89)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Superbly elegant signed murashido bronze seido vase with original box from the Late Taisho Period C.1925-1930. Signed by Dogo. Coloring on this heavy bronze flower vase is par excellence. Very art deco. Fantastic condition. Murashido patina was executed by dipping the just fired hot bronze in different oils to achieve the layered coloring. Ask for shipping quote.