Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1418445 (stock #mc211)
Kodo Arts
$950.00
Taisho Period C. 1925 buddhist altar dragon carvings. The pair was on either side of a buddhist altar that was home to a statue of a Buddha. The dragon along with the phoenix were protectors of the buddha's teachings. 2ft tall and 5" wide. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1418444 (stock #mc210)
Kodo Arts
$2,000.00
Brilliant late Meiji Period shrine gable carving of a carp swimming through waves up a waterfall. According to legend once the carp, a symbol of courage and determination, makes it over the waterfall it turns into a dragon and resides in the celestial realm as a guardian of the buddha's teachings. Has been cut from the roof of a shinto shrine being taken down. Good condition (see pictures). 3ft long and 23" tall. ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1415712 (stock #mc206)
Kodo Arts
$575.99
Very rare and unusual bronze buddhist temple hanging lantern from the Taisho Period or late Meiji. The latice work on all the panels is exceptional. One panel is hinged at the top to open. (can be papered and lighting source added upon request) 12" tall by 7" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1414827 (stock #mc197)
Kodo Arts
$575.00
Exceptionally well carved and large keyaki wood (elm) wood 'Mokugyo" zen buddhist chanting drum dated Showa 4 (1930). From Anraku-in Temple and the date and donor names are inscripted on the back. On the front is the inscription 'Gyokurin' or chanting drum. Comes with large silk cushion. 14" wide, 9" tall and 15" deep. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1920 item #1414489 (stock #mc195)
Kodo Arts
Price on Request
Exceptional pair of buddhist temple altar gold gilt lacquered wood flower sets of 8 lotus leaves and flowers. Arranged in Bronze vases dated Taisho Period c. 1919 with donor name and inscription. Excellent condition and large pair. Each pair 32" tall roughly and 20" wide arranged in the bronze vases. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1413705 (stock #mc193)
Kodo Arts
$420.00
Well carved pair of lotus doors from a butsudan zen altar. Taisho Period C.1920. Each door is framed in black lacquer. The wood lotus leaves and flowers are carved out of hinoki or japanese cypress. Each panel is 16cm tall and 32cm wide. Very tiny nick on right side of one lotus leaf. (see pics). Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1837 VR item #1408863 (stock #mc186)
Kodo Arts
$2,800.00
Rare large sitting granite buddha jizo with accumulated lichen and wonderful patina. 21" tall by 15" wide. Tranquil facial expression and finely chiseled. C. 1820. Very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1402888 (stock #mc174)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
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Smashing pair of zen temple buddhist cloud carvings form the late Edo Period/early Meiji Period c. 1870. Carved out of cypress wood and with gold gilt. Slight wear due to age on a couple of spots but adds character (see photos). Condition very good. One is 10" tall by 12" wide the other slightly smaller. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1402214 (stock #mc171)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1910 item #1397319 (stock #mc150)
Kodo Arts
$575.00
Late Meiji Period/early Taisho Period Buddist temple carving of peaches and peach blossoms. Cypress wood with gold gilt. Some natural wear but great condition. 21" long by 11" tall. 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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1920 item #1394541 (stock #mc163)
Kodo Arts
$450.00
Wonderful pair of Jodo-Shu Pure Land Buddhist Temple gold lacquered offering stands. Dated on the top of each stand with the inscription : Meiji 43 (c.1911) Genanji Temple at the foot of Mt. Shokei. Made by Kyoto Nawate and donated for the 700th Memeorial of Honen Enko Taishi. Excellent condition with original paulownia box. Stands 13" tall and 8" in diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1394293 (stock #mc155)
Kodo Arts
$375.00
Wonderful Negoro lacquered display stand featuring the buddhist thunder design at the ends. Art deco. Taisho Period, C.1920. 12" long, 6" tall. Good condition. (see photos). Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1700 item #1394010 (stock #mc139)
Kodo Arts
Price on Request
Museum quality early Edo Period C.1690 buddhist temple dragon carving out of zelkova (keyaki). Just spectacular. 4ft. long and 2 feet tall. Excellent condition with minor age wear. See photos. Ask for shipping quote from California warehouse.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1392634 (stock #mc151)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Superb Meiji Period C.1870 stone jizo buddha on granite lotus stand. Holding a vajra. Lovely patina. Height : 13" by 10" width. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1391086 (stock #mc144)
Kodo Arts
$580.00
Buddhist bronze incense burner from late Meiji Period C.1900. Lost wax cast. Shishi lion sits on top while a dragon curls up from underneath the bottom amongst a daiper pattern of buddhist clouds. Mythical elephant handles. 4" tall and 3 1/2" in diameter. Thick bronze.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1389758 (stock #mc140)
Kodo Arts
$1,400.00
Superb Meiji Period c. 1900 zen buddhist temple ramma featuring chrysanthemum and leaves carved in fabulous relief. Carved out of cypress wood with gold gilt lacquer, the piece is large at 49" wide and 12" tall. Great condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1389666 (stock #mc138)
Kodo Arts
$580.00
First of its kind we have seen with a carving on the table top. A kannon , goddess of mercy is riding a dragon carved into the top and lacquered. Exceptional. Copper metal fittings. Some wear as expected with this age c. 1850. Ask for shipping quote.