Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1444603 (stock #pc14)
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Deep blue green patina on this buddhist temple bronze dragon water spout. Used in front of the temple with a water basin, visitors would purify hands and mouth before entering the temple or shrine. Taisho Period, C. 1925. 32" tall by 21" wide. Excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1443182 (stock #pc12)
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$910.00
End of the Taisho Period c.1925 fabulous richly patinated bronze flower vase. Called 'Murashido', this technique of creating colorful patterns on the bronze is achieved by dipping the hot bronze over and over in hot oils. Inscripted on the box is "Murashido Rikkyugata" (Rikkyu style) Kabin flower vase. Made for Sadasuke. Foundry mark on the bottom of vase. H:7" by diameter: 11". Ask for shipping quote from CA warehouse.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1960 item #1426288 (stock #mc224)
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Excellent condition Japanese bronze dragon garden water spout. Copper piping and spout exiting from the mouth. Late 1950's. 11"tall and 12" long.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1426016 (stock #mc219)
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$650.00
Regal bronze wave on black persimmons wood base. Two glass chrystals set on each end of the wave. Perfect condition. 6" tall by 10" long. Ask for shipping quote. With paulownia wood box.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1424764 (stock #mc207)
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$750.00
Very Japanese art deco chrsanthemum and leaf motif bronze lantern for garden or inside, hanging or standing. Throws off a magical light. (papering and inserting electric light source available). Excellent bronze workmanship. Great condition. 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 : 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 : 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 : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1413165 (stock #mc192)
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$2,500.00
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 : 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 : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1402214 (stock #mc171)
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$880.00
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 : 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 : 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 : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1392632 (stock #mc149)
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$1,100.00
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 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 : 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 : 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 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.