Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1930 item #1378568 (stock #mc116)
Kodo Arts
$350.00
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 : 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 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 : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #1371979 (stock #mc90)
Kodo Arts
$425.00
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 : Tea Articles : Pre 1930 item #1369993 (stock #mc85)
Kodo Arts
$575.00
Very unusual Japanese Iron Tea pot in the shape of a shell. Condition very good; no leaks. C.1930 Taisho Period. 8" long by 5" high. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1940 item #1369326 (stock #mc78)
Kodo Arts
$680.00
Bold and elegant Japanese wagumi free style bamboo flower basket with wide strips fo smoked susudake bamboo inter-twined with delicate strips of fine bamboo. Lovely patina. Excellent condition. 13" high by 10" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #1369320 (stock #mc79)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Intricately carved buddhist altar carving of cranes flying among buddhist clouds. Each cloud and wing is finely detailed. Carved out of cedar. C.1935. 25" long and 7" wide. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1364198 (stock #mc63)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Lovely Showa Period C.1935 signed bronze flower vase with carp swimming in relief. Straw smoke used to achieve the light brown coloring on the bronze. excellent condition. 13" tall by 8" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1362879 (stock #mc58)
Kodo Arts
$600.00
Wonderful Showa Period C.1935 cedar wood lantern with shoji panels in a hexagon configuration. Fine carvings at the base and iron ring to hang up with. Probably papered on the inside of shoji panels originally. Can be redone on request as well as electric lighting added. 14" high by 10" diameter. See pictures for condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1360579 (stock #mc51)
Kodo Arts
$1,200.00
Sensational bronze dragons wrapped around a veseel which woud be a stuning incense burner or vase. Taisho Period C.1926. 14" tall and 11" wide. Perfect condition. As for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1930 item #1359577 (stock #mc46)
Kodo Arts
$425.00
Fabulous Kyoto ceramic Taisho Period C.1930 sencha tea set. Signed. Delicate flowers adorn the cups and tea pot. Great conditon. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1930 item #1357787 (stock #mc41)
Kodo Arts
$1,600.00
Important pair of Taisho Period c. 1921 bronze zen buddhist temple lamps with lacquered wood stands. Inscribed on lamps is date and village of temple. Stands are older from Meiji Period C.1890. Inscribed are parishiners names. Great condition. Stands 31" x 18"; lamps 25" x 11". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1352867 (stock #mc31)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Very rare find! Signed original box designating this vase as a gift from the Empress Showa Period 16 (C.1942). Must have been a congratulatory gift as the beautiful turtles in relief on the front symbolize longevity and the kanji characters on the back in lovely cursive relief read "Ban Ban Zai" meaning 2 x 10,000 years of congratulations. The bronze is murashido which is achieved when the hot ly fired bronze is repeatedly dipped in hot oils to get the patinated finish. 11" tall by 9" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1940 item #1350880 (stock #mc24)
Kodo Arts
$475.00
Early Showa Period C.1935 black lacquered buddhist temple offering table with copper metal fittings. Very good condition. 22" tall and 24" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1350700 (stock #mc23)
Kodo Arts
$2,000.00
Very elegant C. 1950 bronze flower vase with an array of lotus leafs in 3-D relief with 2 frogs frolicing on the leaves. Perfect condition and very art deco. Roughly 28cm by 30cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1960 item #1350415 (stock #mc17)
Kodo Arts
$980.00
Novel C.1960 tea hut metal lamp. Sliding doors and exact replica of a japanese tea ceremony hut. Great detail on windows and roof. Perfect condition. 11" wide by 10" high. Ask for shipping quote.