Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #1371085 (stock #mc77)
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$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 : Earthenware : Pre 1970 item #1371086 (stock #mc92)
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$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 : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #1371979 (stock #mc90)
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$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 : Tea Articles : Pre 1950 item #1372511 (stock #mc96)
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$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 1930 item #1373991 (stock #mc99)
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$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 1930 item #1375422 (stock #mc103)
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$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 : Okimono : Pre 1930 item #1378568 (stock #mc116)
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$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 : 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 : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1380202 (stock #mc120)
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$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 : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1380874 (stock #mc121)
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$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 : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1383207 (stock #mc129)
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$610.00
Great sounding small bronze zen temple gong. C.1930 from the Shikoku area. Each detail finely defined. 10" tall by 7" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1930 item #1389665 (stock #mc137)
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$650.00
Unique late Taisho Period C. 1925 bamboo flower basket with root handle. The bamboo inserts perpendicular to the ami weave creates a stunning elegant effect. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1930 item #1391084 (stock #mc141)
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$680.00
Very unusual Japanese bamboo flower basket from the early Showa Period c.1930. The crossing weave is not only difficult to achieve but elegantly art deco. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1930 item #1391909 (stock #mc145)
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$750.00
Stunningly beautiful Japanese Taisho Period C.1925 bamboo flower basket. Double ami warp and weft weaves with bamboo insers. Butterfly knots on handle are superb. In original paulownia wood box. 13" high and 9" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1392632 (stock #mc149)
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$1,400.00
Beautifully thick bronze hanging garden lantern. Has electric installed and throws off wonderful shadows through the intricate maize of bronze vines and diapers. 14" tall and 11" wide. Perfect condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1394009 (stock #mc146)
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$480.00
Beautiful example of SHowa Period C.1935 Japanese bronze craftsmanship. Two cranes in relief are flying in front of a Mt. Fuji also in relief against a patinated murashido mixed color finish. Great condition. With original paulownia wood box. 35cm tall and 8cm in diameter with wood stand. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1940 item #1394292 (stock #mc157)
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$375.00
Very rare set of 'AUM' articulated bronze hippos. One hippo has its mouth open and the other closed representing the 'Om' in sanskrit and buddhist symbolism. Often seen in guardian shishis in front of temples and shrines. Hippos are 7" long and 4" tall. They sit on a red lacquered stand. perfect condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1394294 (stock #mc156)
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sold
Rare early Showa Period C.1930 bronze buddhist dragon temple lamp. Dragon wraps around the base and the lamp hase articulated lattice panels. The top has a buddhist wave diapor design. 19" tall and 12" wide. Great condition.