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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1368485
Tora Tori Gallery
28000.00 Euros
Pair of silver baluster vases with 6 lobes on the belly and floral and animal decoration on a base of gold lacquer. The shibayama decor inlaid with mother-of-pearl, ivory and coral of birds alternating with baskets of flowers and shrubs. The collar and lobed feet are also decorated with floral motifs with polychrome enamels. The ensounding lobe frame is adorned with elephant heads in silver and embossed on the shoulder. Signature under the base in a golden cartouche: Masatsugu. Height: 24,5cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1363314
Tora Tori Gallery
€ 5,900.00
Jubako (bento box - food) with 3 sliding compartments in a wooden case carved with rocks and a shishi at the foot of a waterfall. The sides of the compartments are entirely decorated in lacquer Kimpun and togidashi of waterfalls spouting among the rocks. The set is made of gold and silver lacquer on black ro-iro lacquer. The case presents some shards, shocks and lack due to use but remains of a rare and exceptional quality. Dimensions : 39x24xH21,5cm (15.3"w9.4"xH8.4")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1361704
Tora Tori Gallery
$4,900.00
Lacquered cabinet "shodana" resting on 4 feet on a black lacquer (ro-iro) ground decorated on all sides of pine, plum and bamboo called "the 3 Friends" all symbol of loyalty. Gilded and chiseled copper fittings adorn all edges of the cabinet. On the front 2 compartments each closed by 2 doors of the same decoration. The large interior tablet, also decorated, has a slit that is not very generating as regards the overall aesthetics of the piece of furniture...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1361386
Tora Tori Gallery
$7,900.00
Japanese gold lacquered tray in oval shape. The decor is inlaid with mother of pearl, coral and shell chrysanthemum in shibayama style near a fence close to a stream. Fans in gyobu lacquer and hira maki-e and sylvered shibuichi for the edge. Signed : Kozan. Edo/Meiji period 19th century. Dimensions : 36,7cm (14.4"). Kozan, lacquered pupil of Ritsuo. Excellent artist known for his use of encrusted designs. Source : A dictionnary of Japanese artists
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1361383
Tora Tori Gallery
$2,400.00
Very elegant tray decorated with a tea house bordered by a river within a landscape of mountains with cranes in flight. The plate is entirely covered with gold lacquer with different techniques of flattening (fundame) and gold reliefs (hira and taka maki-e) and inclusion of gold leaf (kirikane). The back of the tray is entirely covered with gold and silver powder (nashiji) and has 4 feet. The tray is surrounded by silvered shibuichi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1360543
Tora Tori Gallery
4900.00 Euros
Writing box in gold and silver lacquer very refined. The scenery depicts a landscape scene with a mountainside on the lid from which a waterfall, pines, bamboos and chrysanthemums emerge and inside the lid on a background of nashiji lacquer of powdered gold and silver oxidized A zigzag stream also among the bamboos, chrysanthemums and carnations. The whole is of a great refinement and a state quite exceptional according to the age. A few micro impacts and lacquer swings not very visible...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1359380
Tora Tori Gallery
$2,900.00
Very beautifully sculpted in the mass of bamboo, the decoration in gold lacquer and polychrome represents 2 Tengu (Japanese legendary creature or demon) under a pine pointing with a finger a vajra (ritual Hindu and Buddhist object, representation of the lightning and the indestructibility...). On the other side a decor of butterflies fluttering over a box in gold lacquer and a lance with at their feet are flowers in polychrome. The whole is very finely carved. Origin: Japan...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1357772
Tora Tori Gallery
Exceptional and rare incense burner from an important collection in the shape of a melon. It is entirely made of gold lacquer in wickerwork decor. The lid carries a silver kirin as well as the handles represent winged fish also of very great fineness of carving. The body of the incense burner is decorated on one side of musician dancers and on the other face a decor of birds within flowers and wisteria...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1357771
Tora Tori Gallery
Exceptional and rare incense burner from an important collection in the shape of a melon. It is entirely made of gold lacquer in wickerwork decor. The lid carries a silver kirin as well as the handles represent winged fish also of very great fineness of carving. The body of the incense burner is decorated on one side of musician dancers and on the other face a decor of birds within flowers and wisteria...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1357698
Tora Tori Gallery
20000.00 Euros
Very large wooden panel used as a screen depicting on one side the god Daikoku (god of abundance) carrying on his back the giant mallet near a child playing with a kestrel. The decorations, although large in size and high relief, are very fine, in gold lacquer and polychromy with ivory inlays. The second side represents a hanging basketwork vase as well as birds in flight. The whole in ivory and bone very finely chiseled. The panel rests on an original base nicely sculpted...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1354011
Tora Tori Gallery
3200.00 Euros
Pair of Hokkai or picnic boxes square and ring-shaped and lacquered black on all sides. The four corners of the lids and the feet have copper fittings finely chiselled with scrolls of flowers. The ropes for transport are original. Good general condition regarding to the age except some very small chips of lacquer.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1353130
Tora Tori Gallery
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Round shape kogo in gold and polychromie lacquer of pigeons among herbs. In very good conditions. Origin : Japan. Period : Meiji 19th century. Diameter : 8,5cm (3.3")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1352665
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4 cases inro on a gold lacquer fundame ground and decoration in lacquer polychrome in hira and taka maki-e of a bird of prey posed on a branch of pine and lacquer kirikane on a rock on one side and the bird in Flight on the other side. Netsuke in ivory. Very few lack of lacquer. Origin : Japan. Period : 19th century. Dimensions : 4,5xH8,5cm (1.6"xH3.3")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1349767
Tora Tori Gallery
9900.00 Euros
Vase with long flared neck and low belly shaded on a gold lacquer ground of fundame and hira and taka maki-e type with a decoration inscribed inside 6 cartridges surrounded with silver. Each cartouche, of a turbulent shape, is in shibayama technique with floral and animal decoration in incrustations of mother-of-pearl, coral and colored stones...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1800 item #1343027
Tora Tori Gallery
€ 1400.00
Octogonal Kobako on fundame gold lacquer base with a floral decoration with gold and pearl inlays sheet. The edges are shibuishi. Some normal wear under the base. Era: 18th Edo end. H 7cm (2.7") x 12,5cm (5")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1837 VR item #1343025
Tora Tori Gallery
€ 1700.00
Round shaped bonbonniere with floral decoration on a lacquer ground of flecking gold and silver (nashiji). The decorations are takamaki-e (gold reliefs) with inlays of mother of pearl and Mitsuda. Perod : Edo19th century. Some small scratches from use. An old salesroom label dating 1916. Diameter :17,4cm (6.8") x height : 8cm (3")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1338857
Tora Tori Gallery
€ 3000.00
Lacquered tray following the technique Negoro lacquer on a black lacquer ground covered by a thin layer of coral lacquer, decorated with great finesse of musical instruments, Japanese flutes, shakuhachi and sho, gold and polychrome lacquer. Origin : Japan. Edo Period: 19th century. Diameter : 31,4cm (12,3") x height : 5cm (2"). Small chips. With original wood box.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1837 VR item #1334620
Tora Tori Gallery
€ 3800.00
Very fine polychrom 3 feet lacquered incense burner on a gilded copper base. Gold and silver lacquer floral design on a nashiji ground. Edo period mid 19th century. Height : 8cm (3.14") x diam 8cm (3.14")