Original painting by Goto Sumio, depicting a Japanese temple in the winter time. It is painted on Japanese washi paper framed and comes with certificate paper sealed on the back. It is perfect in condition.
Approximately 19th century, impressive gold makie depicting an arabesque pattern on the black lacquer base, nashiji gold sprinkled lacquer underside, beautiful scroll tray. It is excellent condition and comes with a fitted wood box.
Approximately mid Edo period, 18th century, or earlier, Japanese Kaiawase made of clam shell, inside is painted in Yamato-e, Overall condition is excellent with fine patina. It is comes with Hakogaki by Sokuchusai, 13th generation Iemoto of Omotesenke
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Impressive oil painting depicting the Ainu woman playing mukuri, a traditional musical instrument painted by Masao Ito (1913-1993), a Japanese painter from Hokkaido. He was very active as Yoga painter and one of his master piece owned by Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art. It is excellent in condition and has his sign.