Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1980 item #1418446 (stock #mc212)
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$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)
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$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)
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$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)
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$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)
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$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)
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$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)
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$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)
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$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)
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$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)
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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)
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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)
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$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)
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$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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1402214 (stock #mc171)
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$750.00
Wonderful hexagonal latticed bronze hanging lantern with electrical bulb. Very art deco. Each panel has glass behind the lattice work to throw off an ambient light. 12" tall by 10" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1398397 (stock #mc168)
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$880.00
Very art deco bronze Japanese hanging lantern from the early Showa Period c, 1935. Bamboo motif on panels and a swirling lattice motif on others. 11" by 11". Great condition with bronze chain. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #1395489 (stock #mc148)
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$410.00
Superb murashido bronze vase by National Living Treasure Takahashi Keiten 1920-2009. Designated as a National living Treasure in 1996, he has presented works to all the emperors many memebers of the Imperial family. This vase C. 1978 with original paulownia signed box was cast and ornamented with vibrant red over yellow and brown patinas using the murashido technique of dipping in hot oils after firing. Art deco and elegant. 6" high and 10" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1394542 (stock #mc159)
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$980.00
Very unusual pair of shinto shrine brass lamps with the imperial family chysanthemum crest. Showa Period c.1930, each lamp has an electrical socket for a bulb. Great condition and can be papered with old washi rice papaer on request if so desired. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.