Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1930 item #1379777 (stock #mc118)
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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 : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1339897 (stock #pd974)
Kodo Arts
$5,500.00
Exceedingly rare and regal 4ft 8" japanese early Showa Period c. 1935 bronze lantern. Beautiful mythical dragons in relief on the middle section with bamboo motif door panes. Base replicates a lotus. Excellent 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 : Metalwork : Pre 1960 item #1350025 (stock #mc15)
Kodo Arts
$2,500.00
Rare and well crafted bronze art deco peony stand from the post war era. Would make a fabulous stand for the right piece. 13" tall by 9"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 : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1229398 (stock #pd638)
Kodo Arts
$2,500.00
Very rare and unusual zen buddhist temple lantern in original kiri (paulownia) wood box. Dated on the box, Showa 3 (1929). Bronze with rice paper lining. Electrical light was added. Wonderful condition with a few bronze spots. Ask for shipping quote. H:51cm x Diameter :33cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1930 item #1357787 (stock #mc41)
Kodo Arts
$2,500.00
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 1940 item #1348649 (stock #mc8)
Kodo Arts
$2,000.00
Great pair of bronze hanging lanterns dated Showa 6 (C.1932). Each lantern has iron chain for hanging. The lanterns have waves in relief at the base and a gold crest on each glass panel. Quite large at 16" high and 14" wide. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #1339287 (stock #pd968)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Hand hammered very large zen buddhist temple bell, c. 1935. Signed with the characters `te-uchi` hand hammered by Zuiho, one of the premeir makers pre-war. Very large at 14" diammeter and 17" tall. Fabulous sound that keeps going..... With cushion and striker. 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 : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1360579 (stock #mc51)
Kodo Arts
$1,600.00
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 : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1348308 (stock #mc11)
Kodo Arts
$1,500.00
Stunning early Showa Period C.1935 bronze flower vase with a hawk flying under a moon in relief on one side and a cursive tanka poem inscribed on the other on tripod wave legs. Absolutely a work of art. our caligraphy translator said the cursive japanese writing even on papar was a masterpiece. To execute it in metal was exceptional. The style was so old we couldn`t translate. 14" tall by 8" wide. Original paulownia box. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1930 item #811970 (stock #KA610 )
Kodo Arts
$1400.00
Just lovely antique Japanese Taisho Period c.1925 bronze flower vase with cranes under a moon in superb raised relief. Hotsuma Katori was born Meiji Period c.1874 and died in 1954. He was a graduate of the prestigious Tokyo Art School in 1891 winning honors as the top student and artist. He won the silver prize In the 1900 Paris World Expo. His works are in the Kyoto National Museum and the Tokyo National Museum. His son, also a bronze craftsman, is a National Treasure. Comes with wood stand. Perfect condition. c.1925. (12" x 5") (30cm x 13cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $85.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1392632 (stock #mc149)
Kodo Arts
$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 : Devotional Objects : Pre 1930 item #1163329 (stock #pd446)
Kodo Arts
$1400.00
Lovely pair of Showa Period C.1930 lanterns with electricity and small bulbs inside. Throws of a beautiful ambient light. Made of metal with mesh sides on the hexagon shape. One side is a door that opens with the inscription explaining these lamps were donated to Shofuku-ji Temple by Mt.Koya-san in honor of the 1150 year memorial of Kobotaishi, the revered monk who brought Tendai Buddhism to Mt. Koya from China. Great condition. H:14" x W:11". Ask for shipping quote.
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 : Lacquer : Pre 1930 item #1155444 (stock #pd427)
Kodo Arts
$1,400.00
Exceptionally lovely and well carved Kamakura-bori lacquered hibachi. Kamakura is religiuos center south of Tokyo where kamakura-bori was born in the Edo Period. After carving out of one piece of wood , usually gingo wood, the carving is lacquered and painstakingly polished. This large hibachi has peonies and sunflowers. C. 1930 with a bit of lacquer wear (see photos). Beautiful as a vase with flower displays. H:24cm x Diameter : 49cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1014787 (stock #pd174)
Kodo Arts
$1350.00
Fabulous and rare Showa Period c.1940 fisherman's tackle box full of hand painted wood lures with bronze hooks. The lures were used for squid and painted to mimic the colors of the squid. There are 31 hand-painted ones and 33 unpainted lures. They come in a handsome Japanese elm and cedar lacquered box with drawers and beautiful copper metal fittings. Exceptional mingei piece. Ask for shipping quote. (H38cm x W:32cm)