Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
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 : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1398397 (stock #mc168)
Kodo Arts
$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 : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1394542 (stock #mc159)
Kodo Arts
$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.
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 : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1362879 (stock #mc58)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
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 : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1342682 (stock #pd986)
Kodo Arts
$2,600.00
Art Deco early Showa Period C. 1935 pair of brass buddhist temple lamps. Wonderful vine diaper motif . Electric lamp in side. Creates fabulous ambiance. Great condition. Opens in the middle on hinges. 20" tall by 14" diameter. ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1341372 (stock #pd980)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Lovely `Shishu` hand embroidery 4 panel screen of cranes. Fine, intricate work. Black lacquered frame. Comes in origianl cedar box. Fantastic Showa period C. 1935. Perfect size for over a couch, flat on the wall. 42" tall by 70". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1332840 (stock #pd953)
Kodo Arts
$675.00
Fantastic pair of bronze and copper Showa Period C.1935 lamps. Glass on all panels original and doors in perfect condition. Latches all work and very art decor appearance. 10" tall x 6" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1329849 (stock #pd948)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Elegant pair of copper lanterns for candle or oil. Glass has the character for `gold or money` leading us us to believe these were hung outside a merchant`s establishment. Condition excellent per photos. 16" tall and 12" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1321823 (stock #pd918)
Kodo Arts
$2,500.00
Very Rare early Showa Period bronze oil lamp. Can be fitted for electricty. Heavy bronze; came from a doctor@s household. 4 panels with tortoise diaper motif. Great legs. Condition excellent. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1314515 (stock #pd876)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Wonderful and very unusual almost art deco bronze garden light with light inside. The undulating legs and pagoda like features make this lamp very unusual. Glass on all sides and bottom. 31cm tall x 30cm wide. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1294005 (stock #pd846)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Beautiful maroon lacquered wood andon or japanese lamp. Unusual for its height 35" tall and 10" wide, the simple but elegant design and stiff coated rice paper with a lovely striated design throws off a soft light. Getting rarer to find. Ask for shipping quote from California warehouse.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1970 item #1231698 (stock #pd651)
Kodo Arts
$550.00
Rare and exceptional Otafuku mask by one of Japan's preeminent masters of the modern era, Tamaya Shoubei 7th. He was famouse in Gifu for his karakuri - ningyoshi (wind-up dolls). All painstakingly hand made and delicately constructed. He was chosen to restore the Chahakobi Ningyo, one of the first karakuri ningyos among others including a famous karakuri ningyo in the Gion Festival in Kyoto. This Otafuku mask was a side pleasure and it is signed on the back. Made of paulownia wood and gofun crushed oyster shell paint. Excelent condition. With wood box (not original). Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1193091 (stock #pd543)
Kodo Arts
$1,000.00
Exceptional Showa Period C.1935 kura treasure house bronze doors on a hand forged iron lattice. The rich blue/green patina of the bronze from age has given these doors a fantastic art deco look. Displayed as art they make a wonderful presentation. H: 64cm x W: 53cm each. Condition is excellent. Ask for shipping quote. (free shipping to our california warehouse)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1191678 (stock #pd525)
Kodo Arts
$795.00
Very art deco antique japanese Shinto shrine hanging lamp c. 1935. Made of metal with paper lining some of the nails have been replaced but in very good condition. Ask for shipping quote. H:34cm x W:39cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1133900 (stock #pd386)
Kodo Arts
$475.00
Brilliant folk art piece. A clay 'Fushimi Ningyo' sumo doll from the 1930s. Fushimi Ningyo dolls were sought after souvenirs by visitors to Kyoto. Fushimi Inari being one of the must see great shrines of southern Kyoto. The detail of the arms and fabulous facial expression make this a collector's piece. Excellent condition with normal age wear on the head and top knot. H: 11" x W:6 " . Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1111770 (stock #pd332)
Kodo Arts
$980.00
Very unusual and rare bronze metal recluse hut featuring japanese architectual aesthetic. There is a lighting screw on the floor of the hut where we assume there was a light. The bronze hut has sliding metal doors, a metal lantern hanging off the eaves and a maple leaf vine on the roof descending to the base. Ask for shipping quote. H:about 25cm x W: about 35cm