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Japanese Scroll, Kabuki Dancers by Torii Kiyotada
Japanese colors, gofun and metallics on silk painting of Noh/Kabuki Dancers, depicting two figures of actors dancing in the play Shakkyo portraying a pair of shishi (lions), one on a...
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Vintage 1930s Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Paint

Sugitani Sessho "Nachi Falls," Japanese Scroll Painting
By Sugitani Sessho 1
Nachi Falls A oversized painting by Sugitani Sessho (1827-1895). Ink and color on silk, circa 1885. Nachi Falls is widely recognized as the tallest waterfall in Japan. S...
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Antique 1880s Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Japanese Scroll Painting, 'Crimson Lotus', Kobayashi Kahaku
By Kobayashi Kahaku
Crimson Lotus (Titled storage box) Kobayashi Kahaku (1896-1943) Japanese hanging scroll. Ink, mineral pigments, gofun and mica on silk. Signature: Kahaku Seal: Kahaku A ...
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Vintage 1920s Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Silk

1844 - Chichi, Japanese Scroll Painting. Colour on Silk
Mother’s Breast (Chichi) 1844 Hanging scroll. Ink, pigments and gofun on silk. Inscription: Kouka era, dragon year, late winter, painted by Shozan Yashou Artist’ seals: ...
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Antique 1840s Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Japanese Scroll Painting, Nagasaki Tiger by Hirowatari Koshu
By Hirowatari Koshu
Tiger Hirowatari Koshu (1737-1784) Hanging scroll, ink on paper. Painting inscription: Genhi Koshu Sha Upper seal: Genhi no in Lower seal: Koshu Top left s...
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Antique Late 18th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Japanese Scroll Painting, Amaranth and Rooster, circa 1930
By Unknown
Amaranth and Rooster Artist unknown Hanging scroll, ink, mineral pigment and gofun on silk. Painting inscription: Tojo ?? Painting seal: Tojo ?? circa 1930 Dimensio...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Japanese Meiji Riverside Scroll
Although Western painting was initially embraced during Japan’s Meiji period (1868–1912), artists brought on a revival of traditional painting styles as they sought to create a moder...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Silk, Paper

Japanese Meiji Riverside Scroll
H 85 in. W 23.5 in. D 1 in.
Large Antique Japanese Scroll Depicting a Nesting Crane, Taisho Period
Large and exceptional Japanese hanging scroll with a realistically painted depiction of a nesting crane by Yoshifuji Yoshio, Taisho/Showa period, early 20th century. Materials: In...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Paper, Silk

17th-18th Century, Japanese Scroll Painting, Rough Waves
By Unknown
Anonymous (17th-18th century) “Rough Waves” Ink and color on silk. Dimensions: Image – H 16” x W 14” (41 cm x 35 cm) Scroll – H 43” x W 16” (110 cm x 40 cm) Seal: Kansai A hea...
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Antique Early 18th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Two Antique Japanese Hanging Scroll Paintings
By Unknown
Two Japanese scroll painting depicts scenes from the Tale of Genji (Genji-E), from Edo period. These painting were purchased from Odewara Shoten in the Imperial Hotel of Tokyo in 196...
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Antique Early 19th Century Japanese Japonisme Paintings and Screens

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Brocade, Paper

Mid-19th Century Japanese Scroll Painting, Koi and Water Plants
By Iwase Hirotaka
Iwase Hirotaka (1808-1877) Koi and Water Plants Hanging scroll, ink, color, gold wash and gold flecks on silk Inscription: Hirotaka Seal: Illegible Dimensions: Scro...
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Antique 1860s Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Japanese Scroll Painting, 'Playful Cat' by Hirose Toho, Taisho Era, 1920s
By Hirose Toho
Playful Cat Hirose Toho (1875-1930) Hanging scroll, ink, mineral pigments and gofun on silk. Painting inscription: Toho Sha Painting seals: Upper - Hirose Hitoshi Lo...
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Vintage 1920s Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Hanging Scroll by Kamisaka Sekka, Japan
This painting represents a man waiting under a dark tree. The composition is extremely simple but suggestive. The artist, with few elements, can, in fact, create a vivid and dynamic ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Hanging Scroll by Kamisaka Sekka, Japan
H 78.75 in. W 18.9 in. D 0.4 in.
Japanese Hanging Scroll, Late 19th Century
A Japanese hanging scroll or Kakejiku, circa 1890, depicting bamboo grass and a rabbit. In Japanese culture, the rabbit is a symbol of cleverness and self-devotion. Bamboo is a symbo...
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Antique 1890s Japanese Meiji Paintings

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Paper

Early 19th Century Japanese Scroll Painting, Bamboo in Moonlight, Ink on Silk
Bamboo in moonlight Gamo Rakan (1784-1866) Hanging scroll, ink on silk. Dimensions: Scroll: 201 cm x 58 cm Image: 137 cm x 45 cm In this early 19th century work by ...
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Antique Early 19th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Japanese Scroll Painting, 'Group of Carp', Colour on Silk, Early 20th Century
By Matsunaga Tensho
Group of carp Matsunaga Tensho (1897-1945) Hanging scroll; ink, colour and gold on silk. Painting inscription: Tensho Painting seals: - Matsu in - Tensho Box inscription: Tensh...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Antique Japanese Hanging Scroll Attributed to Iwasa Matabei
An antique ink and color on paper hanging scroll (kakejiku) with brocade border. It appears to be a fragment of a larger hand scroll depicting a procession of a lord with his entoura...
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Antique Early 17th Century Japanese Japonisme Paintings and Screens

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Silk, Paper

Large Antique Zen Japanese Ink Scroll After Sesson Shukei
A Japanese Sumi ink painting with light color wash mounted with brocade borders as a hanging scroll (Kakejiku). The painting depicts the famously eccentric Buddhist monks Hanshan and...
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Antique 18th Century Japanese Japonisme Paintings and Screens

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Silk, Paper

Early 20th Century Japanese Scroll Pair, Geese and Reeds by Mochizuki Gyokkei
Geese and Reeds Mochizuki Gyokkei (1874-1939) Pair of hanging scrolls, ink, color and gold on silk. Inscription: Mochi Gyokkei Upper Seal: Shigenobu Lower Seal: Gyokuzen ...
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Antique Early 1900s Asian Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Antique Japanese Ink Painting of Chinese Poets, Scroll Mounting, Yosa Buson
Yosa Buson (1716 - 1783) Bunjinga painting of Chinese scholars at leisure with their attendants, ink and colors on paper. A cacophony of human figures, the scholars in their cross b...
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Antique 1760s Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Japanese Ink Painting of Plum Blossoms Inscribed Tani Buncho, Scroll Mounting
Japanese ink on paper painting of Plum Blossoms and Poem, scroll mounting, signature & single seal: Tani Buncho (1763 - 1840). A famous and prolific literati (bunjin) painter and poe...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Japan Placid Boats and Mountains Vintage Hand-Painted Scroll with box
A very fine Japanese vintage hand-painted scroll of placid boats among mountains dating to the early to mid-20th century and worthy of your favourite room. Hand painting in lovely si...
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20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings

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Paper

Soga Nichokuan 17th Century, Tiger and Dragon, Japanese Hanging Scroll, Pair
By Soga Nichokuan 1
This pair of large Japanese dragon and tiger paintings are the work of Soga Nichokuan (active circa 1625-1660). The dragon and tiger have long been seen as symbols for Yin and Yan...
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Antique 17th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Paper

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