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Early 20th Century Japanese Folding Screen Two Panels Hand Painted Golden Silk
By Japanese School
Located in Brescia, IT
Thuja and birch trees, peonies and birds, Japanese folding screen with two panels painted on golden silk.
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Gold

20th Century Showa Period Garden Folding Screen Two Panels
By Japanese School
Located in Brescia, IT
Oriental Spring Garden: Japanese two-panel screen painted on rice paper from the Showa period.
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Late 20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Paper

6 Panel Japanese Byobu, Japan, Meiji/Taisho Period (Early 20th Century)
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A six panel Japanese Byobu in gold and green, paint on paper and wood by an unknown artist from the Meigi or Taisho peiord. The artwork is unsigned. Provenance: Private Collection He...
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19th Century Tribal Landscape Paintings

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Paint

Japanese Woodblock Style Watercolor Painting of Wiseman, Signed, 20th Century
Located in Big Flats, NY
An antique Japanese woodblock style watercolor painting depicts portrait of a wiseman in countryside setting, signature and inscription upper right and lower left as photographed, fr...
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20th Century Japanese Paintings

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Paper

20th Century Showa Period Beautiful Spring Garden Folding Screen Two Panels
By Japanese School
Located in Brescia, IT
Japanese screen with two doors painted with mineral pigments on rice paper. Early Showa period.
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Late 20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Early 20th Century Misc - Japanese Garden Silk Cuff Panel
Located in Corsham, GB
A beautiful and finely made section of a cuff from a highly decorative kimono, happi or yukata. The scene reads vertically downwards and shows several figures collecting water, prepa...
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20th Century Still-life Paintings

Scroll Painting Japanese 19th-20th Century Kōgyō Terasaki Meiji
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
A fabulous landscape by Kogyo Terasaki 1866-1919 Japan painter. Akita prefecture production. Character is Tokusato, Soyama-Agaryunoki, beautiful poetry Yamabito, etc. to another is...
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20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Bronze

Early 20th Century Misc - Japanese Garden Silk Cuff Panel
Located in Corsham, GB
A beautiful and finely made section of a cuff from a highly decorative kimono, happi or yukata. The scene reads vertically downwards and shows several figures collecting water, prepa...
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

Lovely 20th Century Scroll Paintings Japan Artist Signed Naruto Whirlpools
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Hanging scroll - Awa Naruto Whirlpools view - silk colored Zaimei The Naruto whirlpools (????? Naruto no Uzushio) are tidal whirlpools in the Naruto Strait, a channel between Naru...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Lovely Scroll Painting Japan, 20th Century 'Showa' Artist Flower
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Overall perfect: Size scroll... 142.0cm × about 55.0cm. Painting about 40.0cm × about 41.5cm. 30-12-18-1-11 (65) Condition Overall Perfect: Size scroll... 142.0cm × about 55.0cm...
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20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Fabric

Lovely 19th-20th Century Scroll Painting Japan Artist Shoichiro Yoshii, Painted
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
¦ Silk and handpaitning ¦ State There are some discoloration and stains in the age. ¦ Axial dimension/approx. 193.0 cm x 57.0 cm. ¦ Actual paper size/about 103.0 cm x about 44...
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20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Album of Japanese Shunga 28 Paintings Early 20th Century
Located in Norton, MA
Album of erotic paintings. Japan. Early 20th century. Shunga with 28 paintings, real hand-painted. Ink and colors on silk. Brocade mounts. 9.25 x 7in. Image sizes from (4" ~ 4.5") W ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Lovely Early 20th Century Scroll Paintings Japan Meiji Artist Shimazu Racoons
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Autumn Harvest moon, feel the mystical flavor of autumn, harvesting is the work of the raccoon that is illuminated by the moonlight. "Huashan Shimazu" 1894 (1890) born in Kyoto. ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Fabric

Lovely Scroll Painting Japan, 20th Century 'Showa' Artist Landscape Scene
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Lovely painting! Overall perfect: Size scroll, vertical 138.3 cm horizontal 54 cm picture, vertical 40.3 cm horizontal 42 cm Condition: Overall perfect: Size scroll, vertica...
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20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Bronze

Autumn landscape 20th Century Scroll Painting Japan Artist Kawagoe Tamado
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
It is a high-class craft of the work drawn by Kawagoe Tamado as you can see. It is the "late autumn in the highlands" where you can feel the taste of autumn, and it is a work in wh...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Lovely Early 20th Century Scroll Paintings Japan Meiji Artist Signed
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
It is a hanging scroll made in the Meiji or Taisho period Condition: Some stains and age related ware: ¦ Axis ... vertical 200.5cm next to 49.5cm Painting ... vertical 113.3cm h...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Fabric

Lovely 20th Century Scroll Paintings Japan Tomobako Showa Artist Kobayashi
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Great decorated piece, artist Kobayashi Futoshi Gensho (B.1938-now) Condition: Very good. Size: Axis, vertical 117 cm horizontal 60.5 cm, painting, vertical 35 cm horizontal 58.5...
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20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Fabric

Lovely 20th Century Scroll Paintings Japan Artist Signed Sea Landscape
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Product description such you can see Furuya IchiAkira handwriting color-Matsushima view / Futoshimaki, both box is. [Prompt decision pricing goods] only, except for some areas, ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Fabric

Lovely 19th-20th Century Scroll Painting Japan Artist Kawagoi Tamado Painted
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
It is a high-quality craft of the work drawn by Kawai Yudou as you can see. The slightly hazy distant mountains are really tasty, and the pine tree drawn in the foreground is a ver...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Lovely 20th Century Sen'yo Ogawa Scroll Painting Japan Artist Flowers Painted
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Sen'yo Ogawa 1882-1971 Japan painter. Kyoto production. Name Tasaburo. After served as apprentice of the Buddhist teacher, I learned a Movie to Chu Asai, exhibited oil paintings to...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Chiyoda Castle 19th-20th Century Scroll Painting Japan Artist Taikan Yokoyama
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
It is a high-class craftwork of the work drawn by Taikan Yokoyama as you can see. The horseback person who peeks a little through the trees is also well reflected, and the majestic...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Early 20th Century Still Life with Japanese Shisa
By Wilfred A. Readio
Located in Soquel, CA
An interesting early 20th century still life of a Japanese Shisa (lion/dog), a floral design vase and a brass coffee pot by Wilfred A. Readio (American, 1895-1961), 1920. Signed "Wil...
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1910s American Impressionist Still-life Paintings

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Board, Oil

Kawai Gyokudō Nihonga Scene Early 20th Century Scroll Painting Japan Artist
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
It is a high-quality craft of the work drawn by Kawai Gyokudo as you can see. It creates a texture that makes you feel a refreshing breeze, and it is a tasty work that is carefully...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Lovely Early 20th Century Scroll Paintings Japan Artist Signed Landscape Pair
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Pair of hanging scrolls "Enoshima" silk color Zaimei (Kiyoshi) hanging scroll with box State is good, but the spots and coloring are a bit old Size Axis ... vertical 178cm horizont...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Actors in Dance / Theatre Scene 20th Century Scroll Painting Japan Artist
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
It is a work of 2 scrolls figure in a Theatre/Dance Noh style. it is a very tasty work combined with the hymns spelled at the top. ¦ Silk books and handwriting. ¦ State There ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Japanese Screen Painting, Mid 20th Century, River Landscape by Hamada Taiji
By Hamada Taiji 1
Located in Kyoto, JP
A small Japanese folding screen by the artist Hamada Taiji (1916-2010). A window-like view of a rocky river in summer fills the screen to its edges. In the immediate foreground thre...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Modern Paintings and Screens

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Wood, Paper

Scroll Painting Japanese First Half of the 20th Century by Kano Sanraku
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Kano Sanraku 1898-1981 Condition: Some minor stains. Size: 211.5cm x 123.5cm painting 73cm x 1 Period circa 1900.   
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20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Bronze

Lovely 20th Century Scroll Paintings Japan Artist Signed Tree in Ink Waterfall
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Hanging scroll "waterfall" silk true work Zaimei (Taishan) Condition is good Size: Axis, vertical 198.5 cm horizontal 68.8 cm Picture, vertical 129 cm horizontal 55 cm.
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Japanese Screen of Spring on Gold Leaf
By Japanese School
Located in Brescia, IT
It is a two-panel screen from the Taisho period, around 1920, beautifully painted in excellent detail. The best of Rinpa's school painting: large empty space that highlights a pair ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

  • Japanese Screen of Spring on Gold Leaf
  • Japanese Screen of Spring on Gold Leaf
  • Japanese Screen of Spring on Gold Leaf
  • Japanese Screen of Spring on Gold Leaf
H 66.93 in. W 74.81 in. D 0.79 in.
Early 20th Century Japanese Framed Painting, White Peacocks on Silk and Gold
Located in Kyoto, JP
Kasahara Seiken White peacocks, circa 1916 Framed painting. Ink, color and gofun on silk. A Taisho period Japanese nihonga painting depicting a pair of white peacocks re...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

Lovely 20th Century Tatehiko Kan Scroll Paintings Japan Artist Crane Painted
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Tatehiko Kan 1878-1968 Tottori Prefecture born real name: FujiTaro Sugawara issue: Moritora, Shizuko, Tatehiko Japan Art Academy Imperial Award, Osaka Art Association member, Os...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Lovely 20th Tokuriki Tomiyoshiro Scroll Paintings Japan Artist Crane Painted
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Has been is the work produced by Tokuriki Tomiyoshiro known as woodblock artist, such as you can see. It is a work that makes you feel a unique calmness and taste, is very attractiv...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Lovely 20th Horii Ko Scroll Painting Japan Artist Flowers Painted
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Horii Ko? 1897 to 1990 Kyoto people real name: Kiyotaro Horii issue: Ko? nurses: Kikuchi Chigiritsuki Kyoto School of Arts & Crafts, Kyoto painting Vocational College. Studied...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Mid 20th Century Japanese Hand Painted Folding Screen
Located in Bradenton, FL
Vintage Japanese four panel wallpaper screen featuring a beautiful hand-painted blue paper ground with pastel scene of delicate bamboo, mountains and birds. Set in an ebonized wooden...
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Mid-20th Century Asian Chinoiserie Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Vintage Japanese Landscape Painting on Silk
Located in Gallatin, TN
Vintage Japanese Landscape Painting on Silk Signed and marked on upper left and lower right of image Matted and framed under glass; dust cover on verso Approx. Size: 26.5" H x 14....
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20th Century Other Art Style Landscape Paintings

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Silk, Oil

  • Vintage Japanese Landscape Painting on Silk
  • Vintage Japanese Landscape Painting on Silk
  • Vintage Japanese Landscape Painting on Silk
  • Vintage Japanese Landscape Painting on Silk
H 14.5 in. W 26.5 in. D 1 in.
Vintage Japanese Two-Panel Screen, Taisho Period, Early 20th Century
Located in Prahran, Victoria
Japanese two-panel screen, study of an Okinawan mother and child, Taisho period early 20th century, dating from the 1920's. Signed by Matsumura Baiso, (1884-1935). Baiso was a studen...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

Lovely 20th Yūki Somei Scroll Paintings Japan Artist Bird and tree Painted
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
"Somei Yuki" 1875 (1875) - 1957 (1957) Tokyo living, Japan painter. Real name Sadamatsu, maiden name Morita. Tamazusa Kawabata disciple, Tokyo art school graduation. Empire Art ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Early 20th Century Japanese Four-Panel Screen with Falcon Design
Located in New York, NY
An early 20th century Japanese four-panel screen, circa 1920s, decorated with tamed perching falcons. Good vintage condition with some age appropriate wear.
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Paper, Wood

Lovely 20th Araki Jippo Scroll Paintings Japan Artist Bird and Tree Painted
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
"Araki jippo" Japan painter. Nagasaki prefecture production. First issue is Kinko. Name Teijiro. Tokyo to study under Kanpo Araki, later it will be the Yoshishi. You good at flow...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Japanese Screen, Early 20th Century Wagtail & Chrysanthemum by Ishizaki Koyo
Located in Kyoto, JP
Ishizaki Koyo (1884-1947) Wagtail & Chrysanthemum Early 20th century Folding screen in two-panels. Ink, pigments and gofun on gold leaf. Sign: Koyo Seal: Koyo This ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

Grouping of Framed 19th and 20th Century Japanese Lacquer Panels
Located in Hudson, NY
The pair of panels are done in a fine gold lacquer with bone, mother of pearl & abalone shell inlays and where made in the mid 19th century. Most likely from a cabinet and retaining ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

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Lacquer

Japanese Early 20th Century Four-Panel Screen of Riders Taming Horses
Located in New York, NY
A four-panel Japanese screen, produced circa 1920s, depicting figures of riders taming horses within a wide natural landscape; shippo pattern to reverse. Very good vintage condition,...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Early 20th Century Japanese 6-Panel Gouache and Gold Leaf Painted Table Screen
Located in Morristown, NJ
20th c., Showa period gouache and gold leaf Japanese screen. Depicting plum tree blossoms on a riverbank across 6 panels. Plum blossoms are often mentioned in Japanese poetry as a sy...
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20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

Early 20th Century Japanese Landscape Watercolor with Torii Gate
Located in Soquel, CA
Early 20th Century Japanese Landscape Watercolor with Torii Gate Beautiful early 20th century Japanese landscape watercolor featuring a torii gate by Shumin Ota (Japanese, 1884-195...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

Three Japanese Paintings of Mount Fuji
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Set of three perspectives of the iconic Mount Fuji painted with gouache, now under glass, in bold colors with architecture, bridges, boats, people, and trees all with the same confid...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings

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Paint

  • Three Japanese Paintings of Mount Fuji
  • Three Japanese Paintings of Mount Fuji
  • Three Japanese Paintings of Mount Fuji
  • Three Japanese Paintings of Mount Fuji
H 15 in. W 18 in. D .5 in.
Abstract Vibrant Oil Painting Japanese American Artist Denver Colorado
By Homare Ikeda
Located in Surfside, FL
Ikeda was born on Yoron Island, off the coast of Japan, in 1953, and moved to United States in the late 1970s. In the '80s he came to Boulder to study at the University of Colorado, ...
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20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Early 20th Century Two-Panel Japanese Silk Screen, Pomegranate and Small Birds
Located in Kyoto, JP
Pomegranate and small birds Moriyama Kouho (b.1883) Late Meiji/early Taisho era, circa 1910. Two-panel Japanese Screen. Ink, gofun and pigment on silk and gold leaf. Sig...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Silk, Wood, Paper

Set of 3 Vintage Japanese Miniature Paintings on Silk
Located in Gallatin, TN
Set of 3 Very Fine Vintage Japanese Miniature Paintings on Silk Two are signed and marked on the upper right of image, remainder believed to be signed in pencil on arrears Matted a...
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20th Century Other Art Style Figurative Paintings

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Silk, Oil

"Crane," Decorative Japanese School Painting of White Bird
Located in Larchmont, NY
Japanese School Crane Oil on paper, laid on Masonite 59 1/2 x 47 inches Signed in Japanese
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20th Century Animal Paintings

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Masonite, Paper, Oil

Snow-Capped Japanese Houses - Original Watercolor - Mid-20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Snow-Capped Japanese Houses is an original modern artwork realized by a Japanese artist in the mid-XX Century. Original colored watercolor on cardboard. Image Dimensions: 9 x 14 cm ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Midcentury Japanese Oil Painting on Canvas
Located in Dallas, TX
Midcentury Japanese oil painting on canvas is a version of Asian impressionism that captures a colorful bird in a stand of bamboo. Deft brush strokes create the illusion of a gentle ...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Japonisme Paintings

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Canvas

Japanese Modern Abstract 'Some Things of Value' Oil Painting
By Yoshio Minomura
Located in Surfside, FL
Minomura gained his diploma from the department of fine arts at the Nihon University in Tokyo in 1969. He has exhibited at the Tokyo National Museum of Modern Art
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20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Japanese
By Ronald Bladen
Located in New York, NY
RONALD BLADEN Japanese, c. 1956-59 dry pigment and oil on masonite 48 x 23 1/2 inches
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20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Masonite, Oil

Early 20th Century Pair of Japanese Folding Screens, Deer Under Maple Trees
Located in Kyoto, JP
Deer under maples Late Taisho period, circa 1925-1930 Pair of two-panel screens. Ink and pigment on silk. Signature: Goho Seal: Goho A pair of two-fold Japanese silk s...
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Vintage 1920s Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Silk, Wood, Paper

Early 20th Century Japanese Screen Pair, Fig Trees by Hiroe Kashu 'B.1890'
Located in Kyoto, JP
Fig Trees Hiroe Kashu (b.1890) Taisho era, circa 1920 Pair of six-fold Japanese screens Ink, malachite, gold and silver on paper Dimensions: Each Screen measures H...
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Early 20th Century Asian Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Gold, Silver

Japanese Geisha or Miko in Kimono with Fan Painting on Silk
Located in Houston, TX
Beautiful portrait of a Japanese woman dressed in a white shirt and bright red pants (hakama). She is dressed as a miko, or shrine maiden, a type of priest who works at a Japanese Sh...
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20th Century Edo Figurative Paintings

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Silk

Early 20th Century Japanese Silver Screen Pair, Flowers & Birds of the 4 Seasons
Located in Kyoto, JP
Flowers and birds of the 4 Seasons. Early 20th century, circa 1920 Pair of six-panel Japanese folding screens. Ink, gofun, pigment and silver leaf on paper. Signed and se...
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Early 20th Century Asian Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Silver Leaf

Japanese Tea House in the Mist - Mid Century Landscape
Located in Soquel, CA
Beautiful mid century landscape of a Japanese tea house and trees in a misty valley in autumn, by an unknown artist (Japanese, 20th Century). Circa late 1950s-1960. Unsigned. Unframe...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Linen

Pair of 2 Panel Japanese Byobu
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A landscape painting by an unknown Japanese artist.
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Early 20th Century Land Landscape Paintings

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Pigment

  • Pair of 2 Panel Japanese Byobu
  • Pair of 2 Panel Japanese Byobu
  • Pair of 2 Panel Japanese Byobu
  • Pair of 2 Panel Japanese Byobu
H 67.5 in. W 148 in. D 1 in.
Japanese Door with Peacock Painting, Late 19th-Early 20th Century
Located in New York, NY
This Japanese painted wood door, originating from the Meiji period, circa 19th-early 20th century, comes decorated with peacock, perched on a flowering cherry tree branch, to the rev...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Wood

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20th Century Japanese Painting For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal 20th century Japanese painting for your home. Each 20th century Japanese painting for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using fabric, paper and wood. Whether you’re looking for an older or newer 20th century Japanese painting, there are earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 20th Century. When you’re browsing for the right 20th century Japanese painting, those designed in Mid-Century Modern, Modern and Hollywood Regency styles are of considerable interest. Japanese School, Hiyashi NoBuo and Taisuke Hamada each produced at least one beautiful 20th century Japanese painting that is worth considering.

How Much is a 20th Century Japanese Painting?

Prices for a 20th century Japanese painting can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, they begin at $45 and can go as high as $68,000, while the average can fetch as much as $2,017.

Finding the Right Paintings and Screens for You

Traditional Asian paintings were often created on scrolls and folding screens. Artisans made screens that could be folded up or spread out by connecting several panels using hinges. Today, antique Asian folding screens and paintings are sophisticated decorative accents that can serve as makeshift partitions to ensure privacy.

The original folding screens were created by Chinese artists. The earliest record of screens comes from the 2nd century B.C., and surviving examples date back to the Ming dynasty. Chinese painting utilizes many of the same tools as calligraphy — these screens were crafted from wood with painted panels featuring striking art or calligraphy that told cultural stories or represented nature and life in the area.

The practice was introduced to Japan, where paintings for screens were made on paper and silk, in the 8th century. These paintings frequently feature subjects such as landscapes, animals, flowers and Buddhist religious themes. Along with screens for tea ceremonies and dance backgrounds, there were screens for use in Shinto and Buddhist temples.

In the 17th century, screens began to be imported to Europe where their popularity grew. Coco Chanel famously collected Coromandel folding screens.

Traditional Asian paintings can make a tasteful addition to any wall, and screens can be used as decoration or, in the case of larger iterations, as an aesthetic way to divide a large room. Browse the selection of antique Asian paintings and screens from a variety of styles and eras on 1stDibs.