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Japanese : Carvings : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1493336 (stock #05481)
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$350.00


FOX KASHIGATA

Old wooden molds for making traditional Japanese confectionery, so-called ‘Kashigata’, carved fox-formed messengers as Inari god, once actually used for the celebration at Inari Shinto shrine as quite a rare type, Showa period, early-mid 20th century, Japan, 24.5 x 6 x 4 cm (9.64 x 2.36 x 1.57in)


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Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1493305
Mastromauro Japanese art
sold
Ivory okimono depicting a craftsman above a giant mask, intent on lacquering it with skill and precision. Next to him, his attendant assists him by holding a bowl containing the paint. Signed Shōgetsu 松月. Period: Meiji end of 19th century. Dimensions: 8 x 11.5 x 8 cm. Conservation status: Excellent condition.
Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1493304 (stock #4626)
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €3,500
Ivory okimono from the Tokyo school depicting a study of a crocodile with its jaws wide open. The sharp teeth and wrinkled body are sculpted realistically, as are the lower belly and the details of the paws standing in a defensive position. The eyes are inlaid with mother of pearl and horn. Period: Meiji end of 19th century. Dimensions: 7 x 36 x 11 cm. Conservation status: Excellent condition.
Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1493303 (stock #4714)
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €2,500
Signed ivory okimono depicting a Geisha walking on her geta. The geisha's face is serene and composed, with delicate features and an expression of calm determination. Her hair is tied in a traditional hairstyle...
Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1492946 (stock #4717)
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €1,450
Polychrome ivory okimono depicting the study of a peeled banana, finely carved in real and natural details. Period: Meiji – Taisho, early 20th century. Dimensions: 10 x 3.5 x 2 cm. Conservation status: Excellent condition
Japanese : Carvings : Wood : Pre 1910 item #1492925 (stock #4602)
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €2,200
Boxwood okimono with a light patina depicting two walking Oni, represented with notable artistic mastery. The taller of the two oni holds a jar and a large sack. The younger of the two holds a wooden bucket on his shoulder, connected to a sack, while exchanging an envelope, presumably containing money, with his companion. His eyes are dark horn. Period: Meiji 19th century Dimensions: 11.3 x 7.7 x 6.8 cm. Conservation status: Excellent condition...
Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1492924 (stock #4571)
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €12,000
Ivory okimono depicting a farmer sitting on a bamboo stick, captured in a moment of pause and serenity. The sculpture shows the farmer holding a bento box and chopsticks, ready to enjoy a meal that includes rice, edamame and bamboo...
Japanese : Carvings : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1492856 (stock #08462)
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$280.00


PHALLUS

As a dedicatory wood carving ‘Goshintai’ (lit. ‘Body of Kami (God)’) based on Japanese folk phallus worship, 20th century, H 38 x D 12.5-11.3 cm (14.96 x 4.92 x 4.44in)...
Japanese : Carvings : Wood : Pre 1800 item #1492850
Zentner Collection
Price on Request
A rare large early Edo period Japanese Temple Ranma. Carved from a single cut of depicting three legendary spirits in Japanese folklore. Bukan and his tiger is depicted coming forth from the trees and landscape. Bukan was a legendary Chan monk who lived in China during the Tang dynasty (618-907)...
Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1492768 (stock #4109e)
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €1,500
Ivory netsuke depicting a sitting monkey holding a peach, with the little one next to him stretching out his hand to ask for the fruit. Himotoshi is natural. Period: Meiji end of 19th century. Dimensions: 3.3 x 3.3 x 2.3 cm. Conservation status: Excellent condition
Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1492766
Mastromauro Japanese art
sold
Ivory okimono depicting the goddess Kannon standing on a lotus flower. With her right hand she holds a koro while with her other hand she holds a jewel that grants her wishes. She signs Gyokushin 玉心 engraved on red lacquer under the base. Period: Meiji end of 19th century. Dimensions: 25 x 7 x 6 cm. Conservation status: Excellent condition
Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1492765 (stock #4195)
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €3,400
Ivory okimono, depicting a farmer with an Onagadori rooster and a child on his shoulder offering food to the rooster. The sculpture, carved from a single block, is finely engraved with details of the rooster's feathers and kimono. The Hōzan signature is engraved on red lacquer under the base. Period: Meiji end of 19th century. Dimensions: 27 x 8 x 6 cm. Conservation status: Excellent condition
Japanese : Carvings : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1492677 (stock #K064)
The Kura
$950.00
A pair of masks representing the two variations of Tengu, the long nosed Tengu and the Karasu (Crow) Tengu mounted on a wooden placard dating from the Meiji period. Each mask is of carved and lacquered wood with inset glass eyes. The placard is 38cm (15 inches) wide 22.5 cm (9 inches) tall and the masks are roughly 11 cm (4 inches plus) in depth. It looks as if the Karasu Tengu mask has had the eyes repaired, and they appear cloudy by comparison to those of the the long nosed partner...
Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1492522 (stock #4572)
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €3,950
Ivory okimono of exceptional quality depicting a fisherman standing on a rock, with the rough sea crashing around him. The scene captures a moment of triumph for the fisherman, who raises his fishing rod with a freshly caught fish still attached to the hook. Signed Munemasa with engraving under the red lacquer dowel base next to an old Christie's label. Period: Meiji end of 19th century. Dimensions: 21.4 x 7 x 5.5 cm...
Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1492520 (stock #4187)
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €1,000
A marine ivory okimono with elephant ivory parts depicting a daily life scene of a seated craftsman while he repairs a small wheel...
Japanese : Carvings : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1492518 (stock #4249)
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €3,500
Ivory okimono, carved from a single block, depicting a Samurai with his katana and fan, while a phoenix appears suspended in the clouds. Next to the Samurai, a fox and a monkey are curious and seem to share the samurai's surprise and enthusiasm. Signed Kazutoshi 一俊 with engraving under the base. Period: Meiji end of 19th century. Dimensions: 26.5 x 6.5 x 5.5 cm. Conservation status: Excellent condition...
Japanese : Carvings : Wood : Pre 1800 item #1492420 (stock #K067)
The Kura
sold, thank you
An unusual mask with gaping jaws and flattened features covered in red and black lacquer with golden teeth and eyes dated a lucky day in the 6th month of Tenmei 2 (1782). The mask is of carved wood covered in cloth over which has been applied layers of colored lacquer, gold and gofun (powdered shell) to form the white eyebrows. It is quite unusual in configuration. Most masks are open at the back, however this is carved with curling hair all the way down to the neck...
Japanese : Carvings : Wood : Pre 1800 item #1492371 (stock #1-1440)
AfricAsia Primitive and Antiques
€325.00
Wood mask of the Gigaku theater representing Konju, a figure in ancient Gigaku dance. The finely carved mask shows a very strong expression. Japan, early Edo period. Height: 18 cm. Beautiful age patina. Some abrasion, otherwise very good condition. The mask is nicely mounted on a custom stand. NOTE: Gigaku theater is one of the most ancient dramatic arts in Japan, performing ritual dance, mime and music, and taking place inside Buddhist temples...
 
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