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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1243414 (stock #ANR4509)
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Cranes dance along the waterway depicted on this pigment on paper and applied silver two panel Makura-byobu pillow screen. It has been fully remounted on a new frame, featuring a maroon silk border of antique cloth in black lacquered wooden border with sturdy blue backing cloth. A quality remount, the screen measures 30-1/2 inches by 8 feet (77 x 244cm) and is in fine original-restored condition...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1930 item #1238997 (stock #ANR4482)
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A young girl pining away the early summer day under a blossoming white jasmine is expertly performed on this early 20th century two panel silk screen. It measures 47 x 82-1/2 inches (118.5 x 210 cm) and is very displayable, the perfect size for wall mounting. There is some dirtiness to the silk from time and handling (see close-up photos). The first stamp reads Shirahama (a family name), the second Tokiso...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1233087 (stock #ANR4430)
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A bamboo spray rises from beyond a large garden stone on the gilded panels of this fine two panel screen by Takahashi Ryuga (1863-1930). It has been completely remounted without over-painting and is in excellent condition. Each panel is 87 x 168 cm (34 x 66 inches). Ryuga was born in Niigata prefecture, and studied painting in Kyoto under the Nanga Master Tanomura Chokunyu...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1950 item #1229980 (stock #ANR4423)
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The screen is performed with heavy pigment on silk, in a transitional style typical of the early post war era where the theme remains traditional yet the exection is changing stylistically to what would become the 50s. Each panel is 174 x 90 cm (68-1/2 inches x 3 feet). This is possibly “Chatei Akibi” (Autumn Tea Garden), exhibited 5th Nitten, 1949. The image, style and execution match the era, but there are no photographic records with which to compare...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1228217 (stock #ANR4057)
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A study of various sea life in a soft Taisho style of simple ink and muted colors on silk signed Ryusaburo. Each of the creatures is depicted in intimate and lifelike detail down to the tiny hairs on the crabs. The study is bordered in an elegant red lacquer wooden frame. It measures 63 x 67 inches (160 x 170.5 cm) and is in overall fine condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1217418 (stock #ANR4319)
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A six panel gold screen decorated in a style harkening to the first half of the Edo featuring angular trees interspersed with blossoming cherries, a torrent splashing angrily through the right quarter topped with moriage gold clouds. Many repairs and losses to the heavy pigments attest to the great age of the painting. Excellent size for wall mounting, it is 62 x 138 inches (157.5 x 350 cm). The border is from a later mounting...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1930 item #1194533 (stock #ANR4235)
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A small 8 panel screen dated 1923 and titled “View from the tower of Ro-Jo”. Rojo refers to Komatsu Castle, one of the principle dwellings in the powerful Kaga domain established by Maeda Toshitsune in modern day Komatsu city Ishikawa prefecture. The screen is painted in a contemporary (for the time) Nanga style using ink and light pigments on gold flaked paper. It is bordered simply in an austere lacquer wood frame...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1181547 (stock #ANR4177 )
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A huge three legged toad climbs the back of Gama, while Tekkai exhales his spirit on another journey through the timeless classics of Chinese liturgy, two paintings by Hara Zaizen. Mineral pigments on paper mounted on applied gold and bordered in fine silk with a lacquered wood frame. Each panel measures 94 x 170.5 cm (37 x 67 inches) and is in fine condition...