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Japanese Rare Tall Green "Owl" Lighting Lantern
Located in South Burlington, VT
From our recent Japanese Acquisitions, a rare bird Japan, this handsome quality old "Owl" motif tea lantern is a good find and an authentic older work of art. The first we have se...
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20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Japanese Rare Antique 1750 Spiritual Garden Guardian
Located in South Burlington, VT
From our recent Japanese acquisitions Good garden and collector choice from 250 Years Ago Japanese standing Jizo - guardian hero of mankind- his hands forming mudra of adoration ...
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Antique 18th Century Japanese Edo Garden Ornaments

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Stone

Japanese Rare Old Vintage Standing Duck Lighting Lantern
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-823 Japanese iron garden lantern original work of art with remnants of hand painted colors.       
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Vintage 1960s Japanese Lanterns

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Iron

Japanese Rare Pair Old "Eagle" Garden Lighting Lanterns
Located in South Burlington, VT
Unusual Find- A First Japan, this handsome quality pair (2) of old grey and black "Eagle" motif tea garden lanterns are the first pair of their kind we have ever seen. Signed ...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Japanese Rare Hand Painted "Duck Decoy" Lighting Lantern #1
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-825 Japanese old duck decoy iron garden lantern with remnants of hand painted colors Additional lantern available see #3-824 in different colors.     
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Vintage 1960s Japanese Lanterns

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Iron

Japanese Rare Cosmic Witch Hand Painted Lighting Lantern
Located in South Burlington, VT
First we have ever seen A clever designed, rare hand painted lighting lantern -still in original paint- it features a diminutive white faced witch replete with her floppy hat , br...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Lanterns

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Iron

Japan Rare Pair Big Old Gilt Garden Rabbits
Located in South Burlington, VT
Rare matched pair (2) with original gilt and lichen patina and matching signed labels on bases This Japanese pair (2) of large scale solid hand cast playful rabbits usagi would m...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Japanese Rare Antique Inlaid Smoking Tansu, Complete 1850
Located in South Burlington, VT
The first we have seen A spectacular and hard to find Inlaid and lacquered three-drawer Tansu complete with all original bronze accoutrement including a fine engraved antique long...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Edo Scholar's Objects

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Bronze

Japanese Rare Old Vintage Baby Puffer Fish Lighting Lantern
Located in South Burlington, VT
From our recent Japanese acquisitions, a Baby fish Japan, this handsome quality old "Baby Puffer fish" motif iron garden lantern is a rare find especially in this wonderful smalle...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Japan Rare Pair “Moon Gazing" Rabbits Gallery and Garden
Located in South Burlington, VT
For your special garden spot - rare pair Moon Gazing Rabbits from Japan! This is a hard to find pair (2) of solid and finely cast effigies of tall "moon gazing" garden rabbits, u...
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Vintage 1920s Japanese Taisho Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Japanese Rare Pair Bronze Adorable Doves Master Works Sotaro
Located in South Burlington, VT
The first pair we have seen and in this large scale This enigmatic large scale hand cast bronze pair (2) of proud plump doves remind us of the sights and "cooing" sounds of an ear...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Bronze

Extremely Japanese Rare Lacquer Plaque Depicting Russian St. Petersburg
Located in Amsterdam, NL
An important Japanese lacquer Maki-É Panel Depicting St. Petersburg on the River Neva, with the winter palace on the left and the academy of science on the right, 18th century. Na...
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Antique Late 18th Century Japanese Decorative Art

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Copper

Japanese Rare Old Eagle Lighting Lantern, Hard To Find
Located in South Burlington, VT
Hard To Find Majestic Eagle Lantern Japan, this handsome quality "eagle" motif tea garden lantern is heavily cast and crafted for a lifetime! In a convenient portable size, it...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Flash Gordon 1981 Japanese RARE LARGE B1 Film Poster, Casaro
By Renato Casaro
Located in Bath, Somerset
Renato Casaro's artwork looks fantastic on the Japanese original-year-of-release film poster for 1980s camp comic classic Flash Gordon, a guilty pleasure for many... ourselves includ...
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20th Century Japanese Decorative Art

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Paper

Japanese Rare Antique Garden Kasuga Lantern Book 19th Century
Located in South Burlington, VT
This rare Japanese Garden Stone Lantern book contains over fifteen (15) antique woodblock prints of authentic old designs of Japan's most famous lantern, the "kasuga" lantern. Kasuga...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Japanese Edo Prints

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Paper

Japan Rare Pair "Old Brick Water Well" Flower Garden Lanterns
Located in South Burlington, VT
A rare pair (2) of "old brick water well" motif garden lighting lanterns The roofs depicting flowering vines in original hand painted lavendar and pink floral colors. And bursting...
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20th Century Japanese Showa Lanterns

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Iron

Japanese Rare Big Old Gilt Fancy Eyed Mouse Sculpture, Signed Japan
Located in South Burlington, VT
Strking and Rare example- first we have seen in this plump, fanciful eyed mouse form. From our recent Japanese acquisitions in original condition with original attractive gilding...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Japanese Rare 1930s Art Deco Six Gables Garden Lighting Lantern
Located in South Burlington, VT
Circa 1930 First garden lantern of this kind we have seen- an unusual opportunity This architectural lantern master piece eschews the international design phenomena known as ar...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Japanese Rare Antique Pottery Vase /1573-1700/ Bizen Ware / Planter
Located in Sammushi, JP
Bizen is a kiln in Okayama prefecture, Japan. (The part marked with a red circle on the map is the Bizen kiln) It is one of the oldest ceramic genres in Japan. The beautiful red ...
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Antique 16th Century Japanese Other Vases

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Pottery

Japanese Rare Antique Stone Inari Fox Kitsune, Fushimi Shrine Kyoto
Located in South Burlington, VT
Rarely offered with such an impressive provenance Japanese fine large scale hand carved granite stone kami god, Inari fox kitsune carved by an expert Japanese carver, Meiji period, ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Sculptures and Carvings

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Stone

Japanese Rare Big Old Gilt Mandarin Duck Sculpture, Fine Details
Located in South Burlington, VT
Beautiful and Rare example- first we have seen in this fanciful plump mandarin duck form. From our recent Japanese acquisitions in original condition with original attractive gil...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Antique Japanese Rare silver thread Silk Brocade Haori Kimono Jacket
Located in Boston, MA
Circa: Meiji Place of Origin: Japan Material: Silk brocade with silver threads. Deep sleeve drops. Condition: Very good Some loose threads and age spots. Will leave it to new owner t...
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1890s Jackets

Japanese Rare Tall Owl Garden Candle Lantern with Antique Chain
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-992 Rare tall Japanese owl garden candle lantern supplied with antique chain for hanging.
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Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

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Iron

Japanese Rare "Tamba Ware" Antique Jar / 1500s / Emerald Green Natural Glaze
Located in Sammushi, JP
We have a unique Japanese aesthetic sense. And only we can introduce unique items through our purchasing channels in Japan and the experience we have gained so far, in such a way th...
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Antique 16th Century Japanese Other Vases

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Pottery

Rare Antique Map of Japan with Place Names Given in Dutch Nomenclature, 1726
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique map titled 'Nieuwe Kaart van het Eyland Japan'. Rare map of Japan, it shows each of the Japanese provinces, with place names along the route from Nagasaki to Edo. The place...
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Antique 18th Century Maps

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Paper

Rare Japanese Tansu Chest
Located in Stamford, CT
A rare late 18th-early 19th century Japanese Tansu chest of drawers with enameled iron, silk and mixed woods.
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Antique Late 18th Century Japanese Commodes and Chests of Drawers

  • Rare Japanese Tansu Chest
  • Rare Japanese Tansu Chest
  • Rare Japanese Tansu Chest
  • Rare Japanese Tansu Chest
H 36.5 in. W 33.25 in. D 15.75 in.
Rare Vintage Japanese Firemen's Helmet
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Rare vintage Japanese firemen's helmet circa 1910 heavy woven textile. Edo Period style. Heavy woven material protecting neck, ears and face. Collector's Item. Looks great on a me...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Japonisme Textiles

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Cotton

Japanese Genuine Rare Old "Owl" Lighting Lantern Marked JAPAN
Located in South Burlington, VT
From our recent Japanese Acquisitions, a rare bird Japan, this handsome quality old "Owl" motif tea lantern is a good find and an authentic old work of art. Its surface is a parti...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Taisho Lanterns

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Iron

Miniature Rare Japanese Porcelain Teapot Arita Japan Chrysant, circa 1700
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
A very nice example of a small early Japanese Arita porcelain teapot. Great decoration of chrysanthemum. Condition Overall Condition A/B (Good); upper handle bar has a ten...
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Antique Late 17th Century Japanese Edo Ceramics

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Porcelain

Rare Japanese Stool by Soetsu Yanagi
By Sori Yanagi
Located in Brussels, BE
This stool was made for the In 1936, the Japanese Folk Crafts Museum. Made of Japanese cherry wood and seagrass. Today, you can still see the original benches made for this museum. ...
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Vintage 1930s Japanese Mid-Century Modern Stools

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Seagrass, Cherry

  • Rare Japanese Stool by Soetsu Yanagi
  • Rare Japanese Stool by Soetsu Yanagi
  • Rare Japanese Stool by Soetsu Yanagi
  • Rare Japanese Stool by Soetsu Yanagi
H 13.39 in. W 16.15 in. D 13.39 in.
Rare Japanese Traveling Cabinet Oi Edo Period
Located in Atlanta, GA
Served as a traveling cabinet and shrine and carried like a backpack for the Buddhist priests and monks during pilgrimage, this rare chest is known as Oi Japanese. In China the carri...
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Antique 18th Century Japanese Japonisme More Asian Art, Objects and Furn...

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Silk, Bamboo, Wood, Lacquer, Paper

Rare Japanese "SWIFT" Microscope By Stereo Ninety
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Rare Japanese "SWIFT" Microscope By Stereo Ninety
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Industrial Scientific Instruments

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Chrome, Iron

Set Antique Rare 1670-1690 Japanese Imari Porcelain Teapot Arita Edo Japan
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
A very nice example of a small early Japanese Arita porcelain teapot. Great decoration. Pictured in "Early Japanese Ceramics - Reichel". Condition Overall condition; Pot 1 1 c...
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Antique Late 17th Century Japanese Edo Ceramics

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Porcelain

Japanese Hand Cast "Owl" Wall Lantern, Rare Bird
Located in South Burlington, VT
Hard to find wall lantern with oconic owl motif From our recent Japanese acquisitions in original condition Japan, an attractive and sturdy antique wall lantern with an "Owl" m...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Rare Japanese Lacquer Writing Box Suzuribako Meiji Period
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Japanese Lacquer writing box Suzuribako Meiji Period (1868-1912), likely circa late 19th century. This suzuribako is one of the most unusual boxes we have seen in terms of the mate...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Japonisme Lacquer

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Lacquer

Rare and Large Japanese Porcelain Vase Makuzu Kozan
By Makuzu Kozan
Located in Atlanta, GA
A striking blue and white vase from the studio of Japanese Potter Makuzu Kozan, also known as Miyagawa Kozan (1842–1916), one of the most established and collected ceramist from Meij...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Japonisme Ceramics

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Porcelain

Rare Antique Japanese Folding Screen by Kano Tanshin
By Kano Tanshin
Located in Atlanta, GA
An exquisite Japanese folding screen painted and signed by Kano Tanshin (Morimasa) (1658-1719), circa early Edo Period. An important member of the Kano painter family, the son of Kan...
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Antique 17th Century Japanese Japonisme Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Rare Japanese Wood Chest Zenibako on Custom Stand
Located in Atlanta, GA
A rare original and impressively intact Japanese Zenibako (banker's money box) from late 19th century circa Meiji Period (1868-1912). The chest was made from cypress wood and fitted ...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Japonisme Furniture

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Iron

Japanese Vintage Hand Cast "Owl" Lantern, Rare Find
Located in South Burlington, VT
From our recent Japanese acquisitions in original condition First we have seen Japan, an attractive and sturdy old vintage two section lantern with a handsome expressive "Owl" moti...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Japanese Midcentury Rare pair of Maruni lounge chairs
By Tendo Mokko, Maruni
Located in Brussels, BE
History of Maruni Wood Industry From building structures such as Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines through to private dwellings and the tools that we use in our everyday lives, Ja...
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Vintage 1950s Japanese Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Rope, Teak

Rare Antique Japanese Carved Stone Garden Cottage Model
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Rare and complete Antique Japanese carved stone architectural model of a traditional Folk Cottage. Having a doorway and grid window at the front and an open back. The roof is one car...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Folk Art Garden Ornaments

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Stone

Rare Japanese Ceramic Glazed Bowl Makuzu Kozan Meiji Period
By Makuzu Kozan
Located in Atlanta, GA
On offer is a rare ceramic bowl with overglazed design by the famed Japanese ceramic artist Makuzu Kozan (1842-1916), circa 1906-1916. The bowl is rather unusual from the potter's re...
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Antique Early 1900s Japanese Japonisme Ceramics

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Ceramic

Extremely Rare and Large Japanese Clay of a Cat
Located in New York, NY
A rare huge clay Lucky Cat, produced in Japan during the Edo Period (1603-1868) - Ca. 1820. 110441.
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Antique Early 19th Century Japanese Edo Animal Sculptures

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Clay

Antique Japanese, Arita, Rare Kakiemon Tea Set, Figures, Porcelain
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
A very nice and rare set of Blue and White Kakiemon tea bowls and saucers Condition Overall condition; Saucers 2 with hairline & chips/frits 2 Restored. Cups: All with Ch...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Meiji Ceramics

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Earthenware

Rare, Impressive Japanese Bronze Censer by Miyao, 1868-1912
By Eisuke Miyao 1
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A magnificent Japanese Meiji period (1868-1912) patinated bronze overlay Koro on stand. The body of bellied rectangular section, the sides molded in low relief with various figural s...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Japonisme Metalwork

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Bronze

Rare pair of Japanese Nagasaki Export Lacquered Wood Knife Boxes
Located in Stamford, CT
Rare pair of Japanese Nagasaki Export lacquered wood knife boxes with mother-of-pearl inlay of flowers and birds, now converted to letter boxes. The boxes were converted to letter b...
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Antique Early 19th Century Japanese Anglo-Japanese Knife Boxes

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Wood

Rare Japanese Sumi-E Lacquer Inro Yamada Jokasai Edo Period
Located in Atlanta, GA
A three-case lacquered Inro by Yamada Family circa 18th-19th century Edo period. The inro with slight rounded form is of Kano style and vividly depicts a dragon slithering among the ...
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Antique 18th Century Japanese Japonisme Lacquer

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Wood, Lacquer

Antique Rare Japanese Multiple Scene Charger Platter Measuring Sixteen Inches
Located in West Hartford, CT
Rare antique Japanese charger with intricate scenes including a large harbor scene at lower left and three traveling men at upper right. Additional brown, green and blue geometric de...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Ceramics

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Ceramic

Takehiko Hironaga Rare Signed Limited Edition Japanese Woodblock Print, 1977
Located in Studio City, CA
A rare and somewhat hard to find work by Japanese artist Takehiko Hironaga who was good friends with Japanese print master Kiyoshi Saito. Hironaga's primary goal in his work was to p...
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Vintage 1970s Japanese Showa Prints

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Paper

Pair of Rare Antique Japanese Folding Screens with Provenance
Located in Atlanta, GA
An amazing pair of matching antique Japanese folding screen predating 1812-1813, most likely from Kano School. Six panels each depict Chinese-inspired landscapes showing cranes, pine...
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Antique 1810s Japanese Japonisme Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Rare and Important Japanese Meiji Period Shadona, circa 1890
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A Japanese hardwood shodana with inlaid and lacquer decoration, Meiji Period 1868-1912, by Shoso Kosen, bearing two character signature and red seal, with various shelves, cupboards,...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Furniture

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Hardwood, Lacquer

Rare Finn Juhl 3-Seater Japan Sofa
By Finn Juhl
Located in Munich, DE
Iconic design with amazing original fabric.
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Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Sofas

Materials

Fabric, Teak

  • Rare Finn Juhl 3-Seater Japan Sofa
  • Rare Finn Juhl 3-Seater Japan Sofa
  • Rare Finn Juhl 3-Seater Japan Sofa
  • Rare Finn Juhl 3-Seater Japan Sofa
H 30.71 in. W 70.87 in. D 27.56 in.
Rare Japanese Red Lacquered Trunk, Late 19th Century
Located in Prahran, Victoria
Rare Japanese vermilion red and black lacquered trunk, a copy of an example in the collection of the Shosoin Imperial treasure storehouse. Set on six splayed legs with elaborate chas...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Lacquer

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Copper

  • Rare Japanese Red Lacquered Trunk, Late 19th Century
  • Rare Japanese Red Lacquered Trunk, Late 19th Century
  • Rare Japanese Red Lacquered Trunk, Late 19th Century
  • Rare Japanese Red Lacquered Trunk, Late 19th Century
H 23.23 in. W 40.16 in. D 28.75 in.
Rare Japanese Export Marquetry Cabinet with Drawers on Stand
Located in Atlanta, GA
A piece of functional art made in Shizuoka for export to the western market, this Japanese chest with drawers on stand, circa 1900s features intricate marquetry work using a traditio...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Japonisme Cabinets

Materials

Brass

Rare Quilted Silk Japanese Kimono Jacket with Japanese Landscape Lining
Located in New York, NY
This rare and wonderfully detailed and well-made quilted Japanese silk kimono will keep you warm during those cold months. The exterior is a wheat-color with micro plaid print. The i...
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1960s Jackets

Vintage Japanese Tin Space Toy Mechanical Bank, Circa 1950's Rare
Located in Incline Village, NV
Japanese tin mechanical bank features a rocket launcher mounted on the top surface of the body which fires a missile (penny or coin) into outer space, as represented by a globe like ...
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Vintage 1950s Japanese Folk Art Toys

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Tin

E W Godwin. Collinson & Lock A Rare Anglo Japanese Rosewood Coffee Table
By Collinson & Lock, Edward William Godwin
Located in London, GB
E W Godwin. Collinson & Lock or Gillows. An extremely rare Anglo Japanese rosewood coffee table. To my knowledge no other rosewood examples of this coffee table exist. An entry in on...
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Antique 1870s English Anglo-Japanese Coffee and Cocktail Tables

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Rosewood

Rare Collector's Wine, Rose of Versailles, by Yamato Wine, Japan
Located in Roma, IT
This Rose of Versailles - Rare Collector's wine, is a bottle of sparkling red wine produced in Japan in 2012. The wine is a cabernet sauvignon grape type, produced by the Japanese...
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2010s Japanese Historical Memorabilia

Materials

Glass

Rare Meiji Period Japanese Lacquer Cabinet
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Large, rare and important Meiji period, late 19th century, Japanese lacquer cabinet Meiji period (1868-1912) 19th century In three parts, designed with asymmetric sections of open...
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Antique 19th Century Furniture

Rare Pair of Colourful Lotus Shape Satsuma Japanese Vases
Located in Montreal, QC
Rare pair of colourful lotus shape Japanese Satsuma vases with red tassels on each facette.   
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Antique Early 1900s Japanese Meiji Vases

Materials

Pottery

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