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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1355634 (stock #NH30100)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,200.00
Japanese Bronze Okimono grouping of 2 figural long eared rabbits, consisting of a mother rabbit up on her hind legs and her child on all fours. They can be arranged in a variety of juxtapositions successfully expressing the nature of rabbits. Excellent condition. 5-1/2 in. high x 6 in. long x 3 in. wide. Shipping weight: 2.75 lbs. Early Showa period, 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1355631 (stock #UH80030)
L'Asie Exotique
$800.00
Chinese Document Box, the wood box covered in pig skin which has been tanned, stitched and lacquered in a rich translucent red color, overall simple rectangular form, the cover hinged with a set rectangular shaped brass hinges to the box, the front with ruyi form lock hinge with double pin for a traditional Chinese bar shaped lock, against a stylized quatrefoil ruyi form plate, with suspended bail handless with quatrefoil escutcheons on each end. Measuring; 5-3/4 in. high x 13-7/8 in. long x 8 ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1354316 (stock #NH21025)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,200.00
Japanese Tachibina, the simple essential form of the imperial couple used as the display for the Girl’s day celebration, constructed of kinran brocade fabric covered paper, the heads carved of wood and covered in gofun with painted features and inset hair, the male form with outstretched arms and conical legs, the female has a cylindrical form. Displayed on a contemporary bronze custom stand. Original kiri wood storage box. Minor signs of wear and age, otherwise fine condition. 13-1/4” High ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1800 item #1354067 (stock #NH21006)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,200.00
Early Japanese Takeda Ningyo, depicting an actor on stage in the role of an emperor, standing, costumed in silk and kinran brocades holding a paper scepter (shaku), the head carved of wood inclusive of the the peaked gold imperial hat, covered in layers of burnished gofun with painted features, displayed on a traditional black lacquered stage base with inset painted panel depicting a dragon. Applied paper label on the back of stand, translated as “Sabosama Sakan Suru” (?). Textile restoratio...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1354066 (stock #NG83141)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,500.00
Japanese Takeda Hina Ningyo, of a pair of seated ministers for the Girl’s day display, each costumed in matching brocades characteristics the house of Takeda, supported on lacquered and gold painted box bases, each with swords, arrows and bow, the heads carved of wood with several layers of burnished gofun, painted features and inset hair, one figure representing a young man with black hair and the other representing an old man with white hair. Gofun crack to young minister’s chin and old mi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1354065 (stock #NG74004)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,200.00
Japanese Takeda Ningyo of a kabuki actor in the role of an archer, a dramatic rendition with left leg on a wood stump and the right foot extended forward, costumed in fine brocades, the pants in an unusual carb and wave pattern, embroidered chirimen sleeves depicting a field curtain, the head carved of wood and covered in slightly pigmented gofun with painted features in a grimacing expression, all supported on a Takeda style stage box base with inset embroidered panel. Restorations to the texti...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1800 item #1354064 (stock #NH21019)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,400.00
Early Japanese Takeda Ningyo of a kabuki actor in the role of Kumagai Naozane from the play Kumagai Jinya (1751) based on the Atsumori chapter from the classic Tale of Heike, where Kumagai retells the story of taking Atsumori’s head, standing upright holding a fan in his left hand, costumed in a green cloud & dragon kinran brocade kabuki outfit, and the traditional long pant legs to accentuate the movement of the actor, the sleeves with cloud couched embroidery on chirimen silk, the head and h...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1800 item #1354063 (stock #NH11013)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,500.00
Japanese Takeda Ningyo, depicting a kabuki actor on the stage possibly in the role of Soga no Goro Tokimune, dressed in kinran dragon & cloud brocade textiles and chirimen silk crepe sleeves embroidered in a couched silver wrapped thread rock & wave design, a narrow stance holding an arrow, and a bow with sword at the hip , suit of armor at the back and a cap tied around his neck, the head carved of wood covered in gofun with fine painted features and inset hair, standing on a black lacquered b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1354062 (stock #UH20083)
L'Asie Exotique
$6,500.00
Japanese pair of Takeda Ningyo depicting two actors from a Kabuki play with brocade costumes and exaggerated positions, complimentary embroidered chirimen sleeves, one with a carp leaping from the waves and the other with an anchor and waves, one holds a spear the other a bow and fan with paper wave stage prop in the foreground. The heads carved of wood covered in gofun with painted features and attached hair (replaced). Each standing on his own black lacquered stage box base. Minor signs of wea...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1354024 (stock #NG84009)
L'Asie Exotique
$600.00
Japanese Kofuku-no-inori gosho ningyo (a good luck wish palace doll) of a plump kneeling male child holding a crane under his right arm, traditionally given amongst the nobility as a wish for longevity, all carved of wood covered in multiple layers of burnished gofun with painted features, applied and painted chirimen bib and applied hair. Minor surface restorations, hair loss, otherwise fine condition. 2-1/8” High. Edo Period, Circa 1820.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1354023 (stock #NG84008)
L'Asie Exotique
$550.00
Japanese Kofuku-no-inori gosho ningyo (a good luck wish palace doll) of a plump kneeling male child holding an inu-baku (an akita puppy shaped decorative storage box usually shown as part of a Hina Matsuri display), traditionally given amongst the nobility as a wish for good fortune, all carved of wood covered in multiple layers of burnished gofun with painted features, applied and painted chirimen bib and black cut velvet inset at the top of the head. Contemporary purple chirimen display cushio...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1354022 (stock #UH30011)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,100.00
Japanese Kofuku-no-inori gosho ningyo (a good luck wish palace doll) of a plump male child squatting with his knees pulled to his chest and his feet close together, both hands and his sides, traditionally given amongst the nobility as a wish for obtaining good fortune, all carved of wood covered in multiple layers of burnished gofun with painted features, applied and painted chirimen bib and kerchief. Several gofun cracks on his backside and on one arm, minor pigment losses and signs of age othe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1800 item #1354021 (stock #UH20079)
L'Asie Exotique
$650.00
Japanese Kofuku no inori gosho ningyo (a good luck palace doll), an unusual standing version holding the Buddhist gem (Chintamani), carved of wood and covered in several layers of gofun with painted features, velvet hair and painted silk crepe bib. Gofun cracks at the back, other minor signs of wear, otherwise fine condition. 4” High. Edo Period, Circa 1800.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1354020 (stock #UG90016)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,200.00
Japanese Kofuku-no-inori gosho ningyo (a good luck wish palace doll) of a plump kneeling male child holding a minogame, the longevity turtle, over his right shoulder, traditionally given amongst the nobility as a wish for a long life, all carved of wood covered in multiple layers of burnished gofun with painted features, applied and painted chirimen bib and hair inserts at the temples. Minor pigment losses and restorations otherwise fine condition. 4-1/4” High. Edo Period, Circa 1820.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1354018 (stock #NG84007)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,500.00
Japanese Kofuku-no-inori gosho ningyo (a good luck wish palace doll) of a plump male child seated with one leg tucked under and the other bent forward, holding symbols of mythical treasures the chintamani and the treasure cloak, traditionally given amongst the nobility as a wish for obtaining good fortune and treasures, all carved of wood covered in multiple layers of burnished gofun with painted features, applied and painted chirimen bib and two black cut velvet insets at the top of the head. C...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1910 item #1354017 (stock #NH00006)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,500.00
Japanese Gosho-ningyo, a standing young male holding a painted and embroidered Chinese style fan above his head, the body carved of wood and covered in multiple layers of burnished gofun with painted features and applied silk fiber hair, costumed in embroidered bib and short jacket, supported on a contemporary bronze stand. Signs of wear and surface degradation, costume faded otherwise fine condition. Figure 15-1/2” High, overall: 18-1/2” High. Circa 1900.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1354016 (stock #NG84006)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,000.00
Japanese Kofuku-no-inori gosho ningyo (a good luck wish palace doll) of a plump male child kneeling with a game board in front of him, traditionally given amongst the nobility as a wish for good fortune in gambling endeavors and competitions, all carved of wood covered in multiple layers of burnished gofun with painted features, applied and painted chirimen bib and traces of the applied hair. Gofun restorations and several surface cracks at the legs, right temple, back and base otherwise good co...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1800 item #1354015 (stock #NG75017)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,800.00
Japanese Kofuku no inori Gosho Ningyo (a good luck prayer palace doll) of a kneeling boy holding a gold lacquered presentation box, a wish for prosperity, costumed in a orange chirimen painted bib with good luck images,the form carved of wood and covered in multiple layers of burnished gofun with painted features. Hair and bib pigment losses, gofun restorations and surface cracks at the right cheek, arms, back and base otherwise good condition. 5” High. Edo Period, Circa 1800.