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A Magnificent Red Japanned Eight Day Clock By Robert Wood
Located in London, GB
The case beautifully decorated with red japanning and gilt chinoiseries in the manner according to the designs of Stalker and Parker (1688); with a brass carrying handle and pineappl...
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Antique Late 18th Century English Clocks

Elongated Circular Japanese Objects
Located in Tokyo, JP
It is an object made in the Meiji Era. It has withered taste and good wood skin, it is recommended to use it as a flower vase because it is hollow inside.
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Vases

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Wood

Large Japanese Carved Wood Horse
Located in New York, NY
Likely a gift from an upper class family to a shrine. Images and depictions of the horse were higly prized in Japanese culture. 4018
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Japanese Sculptures

  • Large Japanese Carved Wood Horse
  • Large Japanese Carved Wood Horse
  • Large Japanese Carved Wood Horse
  • Large Japanese Carved Wood Horse
H 25 in. W 30 in. D 18 in.
Sculptural Japanese Keyaki Wood Partition in the Style of Nakashima
By George Nakashima
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Sculptural Japanese keyaki wood partition in the style of Nakashima.
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Vintage 1960s Japanese Organic Modern Mounted Objects

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Hardwood, Hardwood

Sculptural Japanese Keyaki Wood Partition in the Style of Nakashima
By George Nakashima
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Sculptural Japanese keyaki wood partition in the style of Nakashima.
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Vintage 1960s Japanese Organic Modern Mounted Objects

Materials

Hardwood, Hardwood

Japanese Usu Wood Mortar
Located in Chicago, IL
This large footed vessel is an early 20th century Japanese mortar known as an "usu," typically used for pounding rice into mochi for New Year's Day celebrations and other special occ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Wood

  • Japanese Usu Wood Mortar
  • Japanese Usu Wood Mortar
  • Japanese Usu Wood Mortar
  • Japanese Usu Wood Mortar
H 24 in. Dm 23 in.
Antique Japanese Painted Wood Vase with Elephants
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Antique Japanese Meiji period wood vase or vessel with striking aged yellow paint and decorated with carved wood elephant heads having hammered brass ears and tusks.
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Anglo-Japanese Vases

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Wood

Japanese Leather Tobacco Pouch and Netsuke
Located in Chicago, IL
Created in the late 19th century during Japan's Meiji period, this petite leather tobacco pouch is accompanied by a small, wooden netsuke charm. Because traditional Japanese clothing...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Mounted Objects

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Brass, Steel

  • Japanese Leather Tobacco Pouch and Netsuke
  • Japanese Leather Tobacco Pouch and Netsuke
  • Japanese Leather Tobacco Pouch and Netsuke
  • Japanese Leather Tobacco Pouch and Netsuke
H 8.75 in. W 3 in. D 1.75 in.
Japanese Temple Ornament
Located in Chicago, IL
Early Edo Period Japanese carved wood temple dragon.
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Edo Sculptures

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Temple Ornament
  • Japanese Temple Ornament
  • Japanese Temple Ornament
  • Japanese Temple Ornament
H 18 in. W 8.5 in. D 14.5 in.
Japan Unique Antique Natural Burl Wood "Magical Kitsune Fox"
Located in Shelburne, VT
Kitsune Magic From Japan comes this unique and attractive example of a natural organic burl wood sculpture in the form of a magical "kitsune fox". It proudly shows its good age bo...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Organic Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Japanese Carved Figure
Located in Stamford, CT
A carved Japanese carved wooden figure of the wind god, Fujin one of the eldest Shinto gods retaining its original porcelain eyes.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Japanese Sculptures

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Carved Figure
  • Japanese Carved Figure
  • Japanese Carved Figure
  • Japanese Carved Figure
H 30 in. W 21 in. D 11 in.
Antique Decorative Wood Gardening Shoes Japanese Asian
By George Nakashima
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration a set of antique wood and leather shoes with metal spikes. A beautiful character with the original unrestored condition. Unsigned, no information on the mak...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Anglo-Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and...

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Iron

Japanese Meiji Period Wood and Bronze Elephant and Tiger Group
Located in Salt Lake City, UT
A Japanese wood and bronze elephant and tiger sculpture from the late Meiji period (1868-1912), the rearing bull elephant with a pair of attaching tigers, one on its back and the oth...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Japanese Abstract Expressionist Carved Wood Sculpture by Takao Kimura
By Takao Kimura
Located in Austin, TX
A powerful abstract expressionist caved elm wood sculpture by Japanese artist Takao Kimura, circa 1970s. Carved in two parts, the swooping, concave body plays dramatically with the o...
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Vintage 1970s Japanese Expressionist Abstract Sculptures

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Elm

Contemporary Painted Wood Pair of Floor Sculptures Signed Kenji Umeda 1990 Japan
By Kenji Umeda
Located in Keego Harbor, MI
For your consideration is a beautiful pair of painted wooden floor sculptures, signed and dated by Kenji Umeda, 1990. In excellent condition. The dimensions of each are 12" W x 7" D ...
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1990s Japanese Abstract Sculptures

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Wood

Artistic Modern Sculptural Japanese Dome Roped Round Beard Brush in Birch Wood
Located in National City, CA
Modern art vintage Japanese sculptural temple dome brush round dial with spaced bristles hand held brush clothes kitchen beard brush utility. Measures: 2 1/2" height x 1 3/4" in dia...
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Vintage 1980s Japanese Anglo-Japanese Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Birch

Japanese Hand-Carved Natural Wood Root Stand
Located in Hudson, NY
For displaying a small object.
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Antique 19th Century Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Wood

Vintage Japanese Lacquer Wood Travel Desk, Early 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Japanese lacquer wood travel desk is an original artwork realized in Japan in the first half of the 20th century. Lacquer wood artefact. Made in Japan. Mint conditions. Deco...
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Early 20th Century Japanese More Desk Accessories

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Wood

Sculptural Pair of Japanese Bronze Cranes
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Handsome pair of life-sized, Meiji period (1868-1912), wading cranes realistically sculpted of patinated bronze with naturalistic bodies, featuring detailed feather plumes, ridged le...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Edo Sculptures

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Bronze

  • Sculptural Pair of Japanese Bronze Cranes
  • Sculptural Pair of Japanese Bronze Cranes
  • Sculptural Pair of Japanese Bronze Cranes
  • Sculptural Pair of Japanese Bronze Cranes
H 46.75 in. W 18 in. D 18 in.
Antique Japanese Lacquer Black Box with Grapes
Located in New York, NY
An antique Japanese box in black lacquered wood with gold tone grape leaf design. 4687
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20th Century Japanese Boxes

Materials

Wood

19th Century Sculpture of a Japanese Musha Ningyo
Located in New York, NY
A Japanese Musha Ningyo of Kintaro in the style of Gosho and Iki Ningyo. Very rare for its size, this is an early example of this Musha-Ningyo (Boys' Day Figure). This legendary fig...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Sculptures

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Wood

15th century important wooden Japanese statue
Located in Esbeek, NL
Important wooden Japanese statue second part 15th century, showing a sitting priest. lacquered. Good condition. Few age marks. Missing a thumb and a few fingertips, see pictures
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Japanese Sculptures

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Wood

  • 15th century important wooden Japanese statue
  • 15th century important wooden Japanese statue
  • 15th century important wooden Japanese statue
  • 15th century important wooden Japanese statue
H 28.35 in. W 17.72 in. D 13.78 in.
Japanese Lacquer Writing Box
Located in Pasadena, CA
This Japanese writing box dates to circa 1950 and is detailed with a raised lacquer scene of mountains and village.
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20th Century Japanese Chinoiserie Decorative Boxes

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Wood, Lacquer

  • Japanese Lacquer Writing Box
  • Japanese Lacquer Writing Box
  • Japanese Lacquer Writing Box
  • Japanese Lacquer Writing Box
H 1.5 in. W 7.5 in. D 5.25 in.
Antique Japanese Meiji Period Lacquered Box w/ Original Case
Located in New York, NY
A wooden lacquered box with gold details dating from Japan's Meiji period. The piece comes complete with its original outer storage box. 9822
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20th Century Japanese Boxes

Materials

Wood

19th Century Japanese Burl Wood Dai
Located in Chicago, IL
An incredible 19th century Japanese Wabi Sabi burl wood dai with a perfect circular recessed tray, once used to display an object of beauty, but perfect today for catching your keys ...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Rustic Decorative Dishes and Vide-Poche

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Burl

  • 19th Century Japanese Burl Wood Dai
  • 19th Century Japanese Burl Wood Dai
  • 19th Century Japanese Burl Wood Dai
  • 19th Century Japanese Burl Wood Dai
H 1.5 in. W 13 in. D 12 in.
Large Ornate Japanese Geisha Doll on Wood Display Stand
Located in Studio City, CA
Beautifully crafted, large ornamented Japanese geisha doll in a finely decorative and layered flowing kimono. Very detailed, mid-1900s. Dimensions on stand: 24" high, 12" wide, 9...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Fabric, Silk, Wood

Japanese Lacquer, Bone and "Root" Wood Screen Meiji Period
Located in Palm Beach, FL
A Japanese lacquer, bone and "Root" wood screen Meiji period, late 19th century of rectangular form, inlaid and applied in relief with finely carved bone with large leafy peony spr...
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Antique 19th Century Abstract Sculptures

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Lacquer

Vintage Japanese Wall Clock
Located in Chicago, IL
Early 20th century, exported to Burma. “Meji” trademark. The mechanism works; includes winding key.   
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Early 20th Century Japanese Wall Clocks

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Metal

  • Vintage Japanese Wall Clock
  • Vintage Japanese Wall Clock
  • Vintage Japanese Wall Clock
  • Vintage Japanese Wall Clock
H 16 in. W 16 in. D 4.5 in.
Japanese Musician
Located in San Francisco, CA
Master artisans skillfully crafted the Kyoto doll with white lacquered wood head and hands, dressed in Classic Japanese style clothes made from antique kimono textiles. Doll depicts ...
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Antique 1880s Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Musician
  • Japanese Musician
  • Japanese Musician
  • Japanese Musician
H 9 in. W 8 in. D 5 in.
Vintage Japanese Temple Style Box
Located in Dallas, TX
Presenting a lovely vintage Japanese Temple style box. Made of rosewood … this box has a cover featuring Buddhist Swaztikas on the front. The cover lifts off to reveal a tabernacl...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Japonisme Decorative Boxes

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Wood

  • Vintage Japanese Temple Style Box
  • Vintage Japanese Temple Style Box
  • Vintage Japanese Temple Style Box
  • Vintage Japanese Temple Style Box
H 13 in. W 13.5 in. D 5.75 in.
Japanese Armrest
Located in San Francisco, CA
Sugi (cedar) wood armrest Used as an armrest when sitting on the floor. Kyoto, Japan. Taisho period, circa 1920s.
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Vintage 1920s Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Armrest
  • Japanese Armrest
  • Japanese Armrest
  • Japanese Armrest
H 9.5 in. W 19.5 in. D 7 in.
Japanese Meiji Lacquer Writing Set
Located in New Orleans, LA
This remarkable Japanese portable writing set contains the instruments of sublime artistic expression. Also known as a yatate, this Meiji-period set includes a low writing table, an ...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Meiji Scholar's Objects

Materials

Stone

  • Japanese Meiji Lacquer Writing Set
  • Japanese Meiji Lacquer Writing Set
  • Japanese Meiji Lacquer Writing Set
  • Japanese Meiji Lacquer Writing Set
H 10.75 in. W 9 in. D 1.5 in.
Mid-Century Modern Japanese Inspired Abstract Carved Teak Wood Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
Mid-Century Modern Japanese influence abstract modern sculpture in carved teak wood. The piece has a fluid organic shape and has markings on the inner lower edge 'AS 81'. In great vi...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Teak

Japanese Sculptured Wood Brazier with Copper Liner
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Japanese sculptured wood brazier with copper liner A Great piece, an original brazier to keep you warm in the late evening breeze or it would make a very attractive planter Thi...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japonisme More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Wood

Kazuo Kadonaga Peeled Wood Log 'Wood No. 5'
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Japanese artist Kazuo Kadonaga:  peeled wood log, Wood No. 5, 1981, Signed Provenance: Space Gallery.
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Vintage 1980s Japanese Modern Natural Specimens

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Wood

Early 19th Century Japanese Shop Box
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A 19th century box commonly used for storage in shops around Japan. The Edo period box features a partial lift top and a long drawer that pulls out with additional storage box and if...
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Antique Early 19th Century Japanese Rustic Decorative Boxes

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Wood

  • Early 19th Century Japanese Shop Box
  • Early 19th Century Japanese Shop Box
  • Early 19th Century Japanese Shop Box
  • Early 19th Century Japanese Shop Box
H 19 in. W 24 in. D 10.5 in.
Japanese Slat Ranma
Located in San Francisco, CA
Japanese cedar wood transom with slat design originally used in between doorways as decorative accents. Rice paper was glued to the back to keep the heat inside the room. Hang on the...
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Vintage 1920s Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Slat Ranma
  • Japanese Slat Ranma
  • Japanese Slat Ranma
  • Japanese Slat Ranma
H 33.5 in. W 14.75 in. D 1.38 in.
Japanese Handcrafted Musician
Located in San Francisco, CA
Master artisans skillfully crafted the Kyoto doll with white lacquered wood head and hands, dressed in Classic Japanese style clothes made from antique kimono textiles. Doll depicts ...
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Antique 1880s Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Handcrafted Musician
  • Japanese Handcrafted Musician
  • Japanese Handcrafted Musician
  • Japanese Handcrafted Musician
H 8.5 in. W 6 in. D 5 in.
Japanese Court Musician
Located in San Francisco, CA
Master artisans skillfully crafted the Kyoto doll with white lacquered wood head and hands, dressed in classic Japanese style clothes made from antique kimono textiles. Doll depicts ...
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Antique 1880s Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Court Musician
  • Japanese Court Musician
  • Japanese Court Musician
  • Japanese Court Musician
H 8.5 in. W 7 in. D 4.5 in.
Japanese Kyoto Doll
Located in San Francisco, CA
Master artisans skillfully crafted the Kyoto doll with lacquered wood head and hands, dressed in Classic Japanese style clothes made from antique kimono textiles. Doll depicts one of...
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Antique 1880s Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Kyoto Doll
  • Japanese Kyoto Doll
  • Japanese Kyoto Doll
  • Japanese Kyoto Doll
H 11.5 in. W 7 in. D 5 in.
A Meiji Period Ikebana Bleached Willow Wood Flower Vase
Located in New York, NY
A Japanese Ikebana bleached willow wood flower arranging vase from the late Meiji Period. Good condition with age appropriate wear
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20th Century Japanese Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Japanese Daruma
Located in San Francisco, CA
Japanese Daruma (symbol of good luck and protection), Meiji period, circa 1880s.
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Folk Art More Asian Art, Objects and Furni...

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Daruma
  • Japanese Daruma
  • Japanese Daruma
  • Japanese Daruma
H 26.5 in. W 10 in. D 10 in.
Japanese Meiji Lacquered Jewelry Chest with Carnelian Handle
Located in New York, NY
Japanese painted and lacquered wood jewelry cabinet form box, with brass mounted doors opening to reveal internal three-drawer chest, with a carnelian handle atop. Measures: 4.5" H x...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Jewelry Boxes

Materials

Carnelian

Carved Japanese Figure of a Cat Playing with a Dogfish
Located in Peterborough, Northamptonshire
A well carved Japanese wooded figure of a cat playing with a dogfish. Signature tablet to the base.  
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Antique 1890s Japanese Animal Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Mid-20th Century Japanese Bowl, Labeled "Made in Japan"
Located in Atlanta, GA
Mid-20th century Japanese bowl, labeled "Made in Japan".
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Decorative Bowls

Materials

Wood

Japanese Vase
Located in Dallas, TX
Wood vase embellished with cloisonne details.
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Mid-20th Century Vases

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Vase
  • Japanese Vase
  • Japanese Vase
  • Japanese Vase
H 14 in. Dm 6 in.
Japanese Meiji Bronze Cow Sculpture on Lacquered Stand
Located in New York, NY
Japanese Meiji period bronze cast resting cow sculpture, placed on a fine lacquered presentation stand. The piece dates from the Meiji period, circa 1880. In great antique condition...
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Antique 1880s Japanese Meiji Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Meiji Period 19th Century Japanese Kiri Wood Tansu Chest with Sliding Panels
Located in Yonkers, NY
This late 19th century Meiji period Kiri wood chest with sliding panels is a Tansu, a Japanese chest of drawers. This three section chest features three large drawers on its bottom a...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji More Asian Art, Objects and Fur...

Materials

Iron

Japanese Meiji Articulated Carved Model of a Spiny Lobster
Located in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire
A Japanese Meiji articulated carved model of a spiny lobster 62cm long from tail to antennae, 25cm wide.
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Animal Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Shelf 03 Takuya Hamajima Contemporary Zen Japanese Ceramic
Located in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Contemporary Japanese style sculptural shelf. Made of steel, ceramic, and wood. Frame is rusted steel. White trays are ceramics. One brown colored circle tray is steel. All trays has...
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21st Century and Contemporary Japanese Japonisme Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Steel

A 19th Century Japanese Bronze Tiger Sculpture, Signed
Located in New York, NY
A bronze sculpture of a roaring tiger on a carved wooden base signed in Japanese and from the 1860s. Good condition with age appropriate wear. Some scuffs to the wooden base. ...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Japanese Roof Cutting Scissors
Located in San Francisco, CA
Roof trimming scissors used to cut thatched roofs in northern Japanese farm houses and considered Folk Art, Mingei. Unusual accessory for a contemporary house is sure to be a convers...
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Antique 1890s Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Wood

  • Japanese Roof Cutting Scissors
  • Japanese Roof Cutting Scissors
  • Japanese Roof Cutting Scissors
  • Japanese Roof Cutting Scissors
H 24.5 in. W 10.5 in. D 6 in.
Hisao Yamagata, Contemporary Sculpture with Lowered Basin, Japan, C. 1970
By Hisao Yamagata
Located in New York, NY
Contemporary sculpture by Japanese artist Hisao Yamagata.
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20th Century Japanese Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Set of Three Kokeshi Dolls from Northern Japan
Located in Antwerp, BE
Kokeshi (こけし こけし, kokeshi), are Japanese dolls, originally from northern Japan. They are handmade from wood, have a simple trunk and an enlarged head with a few thin, painted lines t...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Mid-Century Modern Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Large Japanese Namban Lacquer Coffer Arqueta, 16th Century
Located in Amsterdam, NL
A large Japanese Namban lacquer arqueta coffer for the Portuguese market Kyoto, Momoyama-period, late 16th century In Hinoki cypress lacquered in black (urishi), decorated in g...
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Antique 16th Century Japanese Decorative Boxes

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl, Wood

Japanese Meiji Period Bronze Elephant Sculpture on Burlwood Base
Located in New York, NY
A Japanese Meiji period bronze elephant sculpture on its original burl-wood base. Old repair to the tail; some paint chips to bronze trunk; unsigned.
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Antique 1860s Japanese Meiji Animal Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Early 20th Century Japanese Temple Style Box
Located in Dallas, TX
Presenting a lovely early 20th century Japanese temple style box. Made of rosewood and red lacquered wood, with Japanese giltwood dragon adornments and Friezes in floral (lillies)...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Japonisme Decorative Boxes

Materials

Wood, Giltwood, Lacquer

Japanese Art Deco, Yellow Stone Vessel in Wood and Silk Presentation Box
Located in New York, NY
An elegant vessel of a very unusual rectangular streamlined shape is hand carved from a natural yellowish stone, fitted into a handcrafted noble wood gift box with the interior uphol...
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Vintage 1930s Japanese Art Deco More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Stone

Japanese Miniature Inlay Box
Located in Boonton, NJ
A finely inlaid Japanese miniature inlay box of good condition with wear commensurate with age. It has sliding doors on top level with remaining drawers with original wood handles (u...
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Antique 1880s Japanese Japonisme More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Wood

  • Japanese Miniature Inlay Box
  • Japanese Miniature Inlay Box
  • Japanese Miniature Inlay Box
  • Japanese Miniature Inlay Box
H 15 in. W 14.25 in. D 6 in.
Last chance clearance sale. Chinese or Japanese Burl Wood Phoenix for Scholar
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Last chance clearance sale. Natural burl wood scholar's object in form of a lively, animated phoenix, called Fenghuang in China and Hou-ou (Ho-o) in Japan. Age not known, probably f...
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20th Century Chinese Organic Modern Scholar's Objects

Materials

Hardwood

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Japanese Wood Objects For Sale on 1stDibs

There is a range of japanese wood objects for sale on 1stDibs. Each of these unique japanese wood objects was constructed with extraordinary care, often using wood, metal and lacquer. We have 137 antique and vintage japanese wood objects in-stock, while there are 29 modern editions to choose from as well. Japanese wood objects have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. Japanese wood objects are generally popular furniture pieces, but Mid-Century Modern, Folk Art and Art Deco styles are often sought at 1stDibs. Hiroyuki Nishimura, Zogei and Ryosuke Harashima each produced beautiful japanese wood objects that are worth considering.

How Much are Japanese Wood Objects?

Prices for japanese wood objects can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, japanese wood objects begin at $175 and can go as high as $83,500, while the average can fetch as much as $2,600.