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Japanese Bronze Mother & Child
By G. None
Located in Bronx, NY
This vintage 19th century signed Japanese bronze sculpture dates from the Meiji period. This incredibly detailed work of art highlights a tender moment between a mother & her child s...
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Late 19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Mid-Century Modern Bronze Set of Japanese Women Awa Odori Dancers
Located in San Diego, CA
Beautiful set of 4 bronze dancer figures. This group of 4 petite figures have graceful lines and a beautiful golden finish with patina. Circa 1950s. These abstract figures with a var...
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1950s Chinoiserie Vintage Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Japanese Antique Wood Carving Wavy Figurine / Incense Burner / Decoration Stand
Located in Sammushi, JP
We have an aesthetic sense peculiar to Japanese people. And we introduce the unique items that only we can do, the route of purchasing in Japan, the experience value so far, and the...
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Late 19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Other

Japanese Wood Carved Polychrome Sculpture of a Seated Temple Monk, Edo Period
Located in Studio City, CA
This is truly a wonderful piece with clear age and a nice patina to it. Very unique. We have not seen another quite like it. The monk appears to have glass eyes which gives his expre...
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18th Century Edo Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Wood, Lacquer

Early 20th Century Pair of Japanese Handcrafted Terracotta Female Sculptures
Located in Frankfurt am Main, DE
A pair of Japanese handmade terracotta female sculptures with musical instruments, early 20th century. These beautiful sculptures are for indoor and outdoor use. Both pieces are in ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Large 19th Century Japanese Bronze Reclining Geisha Girl
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A wonderfully impressive late 19th century Meiji period (1868-1912) Japanese patinated bronze study of a reclining geisha girl. Signed to the reverse.
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Late 19th Century Japonisme Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Exceptional Japanese Ceramic Mudman in Knotted Wooden Stand
Located in Dallas, TX
Presenting an exceptional Japanese ceramic mudman in knotted wooden stand. This is a simply gorgeous piece! Made in Japan circa 1920 it is marked but we cannot identify the mar...
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Early 20th Century Japonisme Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic, Wood

Vintage Japanese Lord or Warrior Doll, Figurine or Statue
Located in Plainview, NY
An exceptional vintage Japanese lord or warrior doll or statue handmade of pulled Abaca and rice paper. The lord or warrior has a hand printed face in white and black in that it look...
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Mid-20th Century Folk Art Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Paper

American Important Bronze "Sensual Beauty” Midcentury Sculptor Stuart Benson
Located in Shelburne, VT
An important large scale hand cast bronze sculpture of a sensual nude woman signed Benson and dated 1939 by mid century American sculptor Stuart Benson (1877-1949). The bronze figu...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Japanese Lacquered Wood Medicine Buddha, Yakushi Nyorai, Edo Period
Located in Austin, TX
A fine and beautiful Japanese carved and lacquered Medicine Buddha, Yakushi Nyorai, Edo Period, early 18th century. The Medicine Buddha, Bhaisajyaguru, known as Yakushi Nyorai in ...
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Early 18th Century Edo Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Rock Crystal

Giant Plastic Phone Stashbox
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Massive black oversized phone. Marked "Poynter Products Inc. Cincinnati, Ohio." Made in Japan. Date stamped 1980. Made of plastic. Top and bottom pieces twist off and can be used as ...
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1980s Vintage Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Plastic

Vintage Ikebana Japanese Midcentury Hexagon Ceramic Bud Vessels
By Isamu Noguchi
Located in San Diego, CA
Alluring pair of Japanese hexagon ceramic bud vases/vessels. Modernist and striking, these ceramic pieces present an organic patina and texture which complements its sharp lines. Bea...
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1960s Mid-Century Modern Vintage Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Pair of English Military Ceramic Sculptures
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
8-269 pair of hand painted ceramic sculptures marked on bottom occupied Japan One figure loss on tip of sword Other figure missing finger tip. Price is for the pair
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1950s Vintage Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Antique Japanese Master Carpenter Woodwork Tool circa 1890 Style of Nakashima
By George Nakashima
Located in National City, CA
Antique Nakashima styled vintage Japanese Master carpenter woodworking tool in metal and wood, circa 1890 Dimensions: Height 1 in. Width 10.5 in. Depth 1 in. Beautiful original dis...
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1890s Folk Art Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Metal

Early Shinto Carving of Figure Referred to as Father Japan
Located in Hudson, NY
Shinto carving of figure referred to as Father Japan. Heian period (794 to 1185) sculpture made of hinoki wood in single piece construction called ichiboku zukuri.
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15th Century and Earlier Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Art Deco Set of Four Japanese Graceful Geisha Figurine Sculptures in Bronze
Located in National City, CA
Set of four lovely Japanese Art Deco graceful geisha figurine sculptures in patinated bronzed finished iron Made in Japan Measures: 7" H x 4" W x 2" D, #2 3" W, #3 3 3/4" W Origin...
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1950s Mid-Century Modern Vintage Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Iron

Kamakura Period Japanese Shinzu Sculpture
Located in Hudson, NY
Kamakura Period Japanese Shinzu sculpture. Shinzo is a representational figure of a god or spirit in the Shinto religion. This sculpture was carved from a single piece of hinoki wood...
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15th Century and Earlier Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Japanese Haniwa Terracotta Head of a Warrior
Located in Hudson, NY
Japanese Haniwa terracotta head of a warrior, Haniwa figures are Japanese terracotta funerary figures that accompanied the dead buried in early Japan, from the 3rd century-8th centur...
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15th Century and Earlier Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Early Japanese Hinoki Wood Sculpture of Bishamon
Located in Hudson, NY
Early Japanese Hinoki wood sculpture of Bishamon. Kamakura period (1185 - 1333) sculpture made from hinoki wood. Bishamon is also known as Tamonten, meaning "listening to many teachi...
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15th Century and Earlier Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Japanese Giltwood Medicine Buddha, Yakushi Nyorai, Edo Period, Late 18th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A magnificent Japanese carved and giltwood figure of the Medicine Buddha, Yakushi Nyorai, seated upon a double lotus pedestal supported by a multi-tiered stand, mid-Edo Period, late ...
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Late 18th Century Edo Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Rock Crystal

Chanel x Medicom Bearbrick 1000% Limited Edition Nr 206 KARL LAGERFELD
By Medicom Toy, Karl Lagerfeld
Located in Vienna, AT
Medicom toy Coco Chanel 1000% BE@RBRICK numbered ‘CHANEL N° 206 (at the back) A rare figure, limited edition by Medicom Toy Coco Chanel Bearbrick 1000% with certification! Designed b...
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Early 2000s Modern Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Plastic

Large Japanese Bronze of Young Girl and a Dog
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A very good quality Japanese Meiji period (1868-1912) bronze figure of a young girl playing with a dog. Having a good patination and a signature stamp.
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19th Century Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Art Deco Oil on Canvas Painting 'Jeune Femme' by Micao Kono
By Louis Icart
Located in London, GB
A beautiful early 20th century oil on canvas painting of a seductive young woman reclining on a daybed. Signed lower left Micao Kono and dated XXXVII (1937). Micao Kono (Japanese ...
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1980s Art Deco Vintage Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Midcentury Pair of Japanese Hand Painted Porcelain Sculptures by Goldscheider
By Goldscheider Everlast
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Mid-20th century pair of Japanese hand painted porcelain Asian couple sculptures by Goldscheider-Japan. Finely executed in great detail with a high gloss hand painted teal, yellow, g...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Export Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Porcelain

Japanese Tokyo School Bronze Okimono of a Farmer, Meiji Period
Located in Austin, TX
A very fine and detailed Tokyo School cast bronze okimono (decorative sculpture) of a smiling farmer, Meiji period, late 19th century, Japan. The elderly farmer is portrayed stan...
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Late 19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Japanese Giltwood Standing Amida Raigo Buddha, Edo Period, Early 19th century
Located in Austin, TX
A fine and sensitively carved, lacquered and giltwood Japanese Buddha depicting Amida Raigo, Edo period, early 19th century. The Buddha stands upon a double lotus pedestal, hands...
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Early 19th Century Edo Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Rock Crystal

Japanese Polychrome Standing Shō Kannon Figure, circa 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
This late 19th century standing figure depicts the sacred form of the bodhisattva Guanyin, known in Japanese Buddhism as Sho Kannon, or Guze Kannon. Described as the "Buddha of Infin...
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Late 19th Century Edo Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Japanese Bronze of a Young Boy with Fishing Pole
Located in Woodbury, CT
The boy is wearing a robe that is tied at the waist, and rope sandals. He carries a wooden pole with fishing line attached. To the top of the pole from the base is 26 inches. The bro...
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20th Century Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Japan Antique Tall Stone Garden LINGAM -Rare Unique Hand-Carved Solid Granite
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, a tall unique hand-carved antique solid granite stone Lingam hand cut from a large mountain boulder. Clearly of 19th century origins. One of a kind and coming from a sixty y...
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19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Granite

Japanese Bronze of Miyao in Patinated and Gilded Bronze
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Japanese bronze of Miyao in patinated and gilded bronze on wooden base, 19th century, Japan, Meji period. Measures: H 13 cm, W 7 cm, D 6 cm.
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19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Pair of Antique and Gilded Bronze Sculptures
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Pair of antique and gilded bronze sculptures on wooden pedestal, 19th century, Japan, Meiji period. Measures: H 23 cm, W 11 cm, D 8 cm H 20 cm, W 11 cm, D 8 cm.
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19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Japanese 19th Century Bronze of Mother and Child, Meiji Period
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A very good quality late 19th century Meiji period (1868-1912) bronze statue of a mother carrying her child on her back.
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Late 19th Century Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Japanese Contemporary Gilded Porcelain Kabuto Helmet
Located in Vancouver, CA
Unique Japanese contemporary decorative porcelain "kabuto" or helmet, hand painted in gold, red and blue colors. Kabuto dates back to 6th century. It was worn by ancient Japanese war...
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21st Century and Contemporary Edo Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Gold

Meiji Period Bronze of a Cricket Catcher
Located in Lymington, Hampshire
A Meiji period bronze of a cricket catcher, shown holding a whistle to his mouth with his left hand and a long rod in his right hand, wearing traditional clothing with a wide-brimmed...
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19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Japanese Meiji Musha Ningyo Dolls of Empress Jingū and Minister Takenouchi
Located in New York, NY
Japanese Meiji period large rare pair of Musha Ningyo dolls representing Empress Jingu (Jingu Kogo) and the old minister Takenouchi no Sukune. He is holding the baby Ojin (a son of t...
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19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Fabric, Textile, Wood, Lacquer

Japanese Meiji Samurai Ningyo Doll of Kato Kiyomasa in Iki Style
Located in New York, NY
Japanese Meiji period samurai Ningyo doll of Kato Kiyomasa in refined Iki style with detailed spectacular presentation robes and helmet. Kato Kiyomasa (1562-1611) was a Japanese dai...
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1890s Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Fabric, Textile, Lacquer

Japanese Gilt Seated Kannon Figure, circa 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
Intricately carved and finished with gilt black lacquer, this seated figure depicts the bodhisattva Guanyin, known in Japanese Buddhism as Kannon. Described as the "Buddha of Infinit...
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Mid-19th Century Edo Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Wood, Lacquer

Japanese Lacquer and Giltwood Kannon, Edo Period, Japan
Located in Austin, TX
An absolutely lovely Japanese lacquered and gilt wooden figure of Kannon Botatsu (Avalokiteshvara Bodhisattva), Edo Period, early 19th century or earlier, Japan. The Bodhisattva o...
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Early 19th Century Edo Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Cypress

Japanese Painted Wood Figure of a Guardian King, Edo Period, 18th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A striking Japanese carved and painted wooden temple figure of a Buddhist Heavenly King, Edo Period late 18th century. Although he is missing his identifying attribute, based on his ...
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Late 18th Century Edo Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Cypress

Japanese Meiji Gilt Bronze Figure of Oni Holding a Lotus Flower
Located in Gainesville, FL
Japanese Meiji period finely cast, patinated and partially gilded figure of Oni holding a lotus flower. Very fine and detailed decoration. No signature located. The figure is 17 1/2"...
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Late 19th Century Other Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Japanese Meiji Period Bronze Miyao Style Gong
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A Meiji period (1868-1912) Japanese bronze gong in the Miyao style with patiated bronze and gilded decoration to the mythical god like figure holding aloft the gong, mounted on a woo...
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Late 19th Century Japonisme Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Japanese Meiji Period Bronze Samurai Warrior, circa 1890
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A very good quality 19th century Japanese Meiji period (1868-1912) Miayo style bronze Samurai warrior firing a bow and arrow and mounted on a root wood base.
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19th Century Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Turkish Inspired Figurine in Ottoman Garments
Located in Cookeville, TN
We are offering a Turkish-inspired figurine. This piece depicts the likeness of a man dressed in Ottoman Empire-style garments in shades of blue, green, yellow, red, and gilt. It is ...
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Mid-20th Century Empire Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Porcelain, Paint

Iki Ningyo 'Living Doll' Face, Meiji Period, Japan
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Iki Ningyo Face, Meiji period, Japan gofun, paint, glass eyes, animal hair This small, hyper-real iki-ningyo (living doll) face is masterfully carved from camphorwood, unlike th...
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Late 19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Meiji Period Bronze of an Oni Holding a Parasol
Located in Lymington, Hampshire
This figural group shows a mendicant Oni with a tattered umbrella and wearing a voluminous shakudo cloak over gilt tiger mask greaves. A smaller Oni wears similar greaves and a gilt ...
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1890s Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Metal

Japanese Showa Hakata Ceramic Doll of a Male Puppeteer
Located in New York, NY
Japanese Showa period Hakata doll of a male puppeteer, entertaining the imperial household with his Sambaso puppet. Crafted in the finest Hakata studio, the figure is a masterpiece m...
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1940s Showa Vintage Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Iki Ningyo 'Living Doll' Face, Meiji Period, Japan
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Iki Ningyo Face, Meiji Period, Japan gofun, paint, glass eyes, animal hair This small, hyper-real iki-ningyo (living doll) face is masterfully carved from camphorwood, unlike th...
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Late 19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Iki Ningyo 'Living Doll' Face, Meiji Period, Japan
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Iki Ningyo Face, Meiji Period, Japan gofun, paint, glass eyes, animal hair This small, hyper-real iki-ningyo (living doll) face is masterfully carved from camphorwood, unlike th...
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Late 19th Century Meiji Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Female Life-Size Anatomical Ecorche Torso Model, Shimadzu Corp
Located in Leuven , BE
This anatomical model was created by improving on paper manufacturing methods that started in circa 1891. These methods resulted in models that were resistant to dry air and humidity...
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1930s Vintage Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Paper, Paint

Early 19th Century Japanese Wood Noh Mask
Located in Hudson, NY
Early 19th century Japanese wood noh mask, This mask comes in its original kiri wood storage box, which is signed and dated: Koran, 1811 (Edo period). The box also describes the mask...
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1810s Edo Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Gesso, Wood

Pair of Japanese Miyao Bronze Figures
By Zo Miyao 1
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A fine quality pair of Japanese Meiji period (1868-1912) Miyao bronze figures depicting a mother carrying her child with a wicker basket on her head, carrying a kettle, the other of ...
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Late 19th Century Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Set of Three Midcentury Japanese Geisha Figurines
Located in San Diego, CA
A very cool set of three Japanese geisha figurines, circa 1960s. The pieces are cast iron with verde gris finish and are quite heavy; they would make a great Mid-Century Modern accen...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Iron

Late 19th Century Japanese Bronze of a Boy in a Kimono on a Naturalistic Base
Located in Dallas, TX
Beautiful large late 19th century Japanese bronze of a boy in a kimono and sandals. Carved naturalistic wood base.
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Late 19th Century Anglo-Japanese Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Japanese Sumo Wrestler Figurine in Carved Bone, 1900s
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Antique Japanese figure of squatting sumo wrestler. Hand carved in bone good details to face, hair, teeth, nails etc. Signed to the backside of the garment. It dates to the late 19th...
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Early 1900s Taisho Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Bone

Carved Stone Kannon on Elephant
Located in Stamford, CT
An elegantly carved stone Kannon elephant. Taisho period Kyoto, Japan.
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Early 20th Century Taisho Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Stone

Large Japanese Bronze Boat with Figures in, 19th Century
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A wonderful large Japanese Meiji period (1868-1912) bronze study of a boat carrying various figures, mounted on a carved wooden base. Measures: 41.5" (105cm) wide.   
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Late 19th Century Japonisme Antique Japanese Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Pair of Midcentury Japanese Geisha Figurines
Located in San Diego, CA
A very cool pair of Japanese geisha figurines, circa 1960s. The pieces are cast iron with verde gris finish and are quite heavy; they would make a great Mid-Century Modern accent in ...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Iron

White Porcelain Antique Japanese Foo Dog Sculpture
Located in San Diego, CA
A beautiful decorative white porcelain sculpture of a foo dog has an old made in Japan label, perfect condition no chips, or cracks.
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20th Century Hollywood Regency Japanese Figurative Sculptures

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Porcelain