10 mars 2015

Carole Davenport, 'Fabulous Beings: Japan & China & Sculpture by Hiroyuki Asano' at Asia Week New York 2015

Maruyama Okyo (1733-1795), Scroll painting of Two Tigers (detail). Ink and colors on silk, 57 in high by 33 in wide (145 cm by 84 cm). Signed and dated 1769. Carole Davenport at Asia Week New York 2015.  Pair of Koma Inu. Japan, Muromachi Period, 15th century. Wood. Height: 13 inches (33 cm). Carole Davenport at Asia Week New York 2015.  Kakebotoke. Icon Plaque. Japan, Muromachi period. Six Manifestations of Kannon. Carole Davenport at Asia Week New York... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2015

Dai Ichi Arts, 'The Grandeur of Japanese Ceramics: From Tea Ware to Sculpture' at Asia Week New York 2015

Osamu Suzuki. Vessel, 1960. 10.5 x 10.5 x 10.5 inches. Dai Ichi Arts at Asia Week New York 2015  Goro Suzuki (b. 1941). Oribe Box. Japan, 2012. Ceramic. 11 x 10.75 inches. Dai Ichi Arts at Asia Week New York 2015  Shigemasa Higashida. Large Platter. 2014. 3.5 x 37 x 11.5 inches. Dai Ichi Arts at Asia Week New York 2015  Dai Ichi Arts. info@daiichiarts.com – www.daiichiarts.com
10 mars 2015

BachmannEckenstein 'Japanese Art | Pre-modern and Beyond' at Asia Week New York 2015

Otagaki Rengetsu (1791-1875). Fresh Water Container (Mizusashi): "Under Lotus Leaves". Japan, 19th century. BachmannEckenstein at Asia Week New York 2015.  Tomioka Tessai (1836-1924) & Tanomura Chokunyu (1814-1907). The Three Landscapes of Japan. Ink on silk. 41 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches (105.7 x 36 cm).  BachmannEckenstein at Asia Week New York 2015.   Iwase Yoshiyuki (1904-2001). Ama Diver. Vintage gelatin silver print. 16 x 14 inches (41 x 35.8 cm).... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2015

Sebastian Izzard LLC Asian Art to exhibit 'Paintings and Prints of the Floating World'

Miyagawa Isshō (1689–1779); Bewhiskered Man Importuning a Wakashū; hanging scroll; ink and color on silk, Edo period, Genbun/Kampō eras, 1736–44; 33¼ x 17⅜ in. (84.5 x 44 cm). Signed: Nihon e Miyagawa Isshō ga; Sealed: [illegible], Tō. Photo courtesy Sebastian Izzard LLC Asian Art. NEW YORK, NY.- Sebastian Izzard LLC Asian Art will present Paintings and Prints of the Floating World from March 14 to 20, 2015 at their gallery on East 76th Street. The exhibition will feature a range of high quality eighteenth and nineteenth... [Lire la suite]
08 mars 2015

'Transformation, Summation, Creation'. Japanese Masterpieces From The Meiji Era at Bonhams New York

NEW-YORK - A special non-selling exhibition of Meiji-era Japanese craft, titled 'Transformation, Summation, Creation', will be held at Bonhams New York from 12 - 22 March as part of the Asia Week events. The exhibition will showcase 22 works by some of the leading Japanese artists of the late 19th and early 20th century. Dessa Goddard, Vice President and Director of Asian Art at Bonhams, said: 'This was a time when traditional skills were repurposed for the global marketplace, resulting in some of the finest metalwork and cloisonné... [Lire la suite]
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08 mars 2015

Masters of Japanese porcelain opens at National Museum of Scotland

Bottle vase by Miyagawa Kozan with dragon design in underglaze copper red, c.1880 - 90. David and Anne Hyatt King donation, National Museum of Scotland. EDINBURGH.- A new display of 19th century Japanese porcelain showcases a major donation of East Asian ceramics to National Museums Scotland.  The display, in the Grand Gallery of the National Museum of Scotland, features around 20 pieces, focussing on the work of four potters who achieved the exalted rank of Imperial Household Artist.  The overall donation is of... [Lire la suite]

24 février 2015

Rare 14th century ceramic flask leads the Bonhams Fine Japanese & Korean Works of Art Sale

A large and rare Ko-Seto heishi (flask), Kamakura period (early 14th century), 12 1/16in (30.5cm) high. Est. $225,000-300,000. Photo: Courtesy of Bonhams. NEW YORK, NY.- Bonhams presents Fine Japanese & Korean Works of Art on March 18, an auction that will place superb examples of classic Japanese art, Meiji era craftsmanship and a much anticipated private collection of Korean works on the auction block. The rarest item on offer is an early 14th century large Japanese Ko-Seto heishi (flask) that is expected to fetch between... [Lire la suite]
23 février 2015

Clark Art Institute Acquires Japanese Woodblock Prints Collection

Kawase Hasui (Japanese, 1883-1957), Snow at Kiyomizu Hall, Ueno, 1929. Clark Art Institute. Gift of the Rodbell Family Collection. 2014.16.28. WILIAMSTOWN , Massachusetts - The Clark Art Institute has announced the gift of sixty-three Japanese color woodblock prints dating from 1832 to 1971. The gift comes from long-time Clark docent Adele Rodbell of Richmond, Massachusetts. The Rodbell Family Collection enhances the Clark’s current holdings of Japanese prints and provides new exhibition opportunities as well as insights... [Lire la suite]
17 février 2015

Metropolitan explores the history of the museum’s collection of Japanese art

Attributed to Kodenji Hayashi (Japanese, Nagoya 1831–1915), O-daiko, ca. 1873. Wood, metal, cloisonné, hide, silk, padding. H. of drum 48.3 cm (19 in.), Diam. 55.88 cm (22 in.), H. of stand 73.7 cm (29 in.); The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889. Photo: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York NEW YORK, NY.- The 100th anniversary in 2015 of the Department of Asian Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art offers an ideal opportunity to explore the history of the Museum’s collection of Japanese art. Showcasing... [Lire la suite]
10 août 2014

Prized Kimonos on display at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

  Ichimaru's Homongi with Fans. Paste-resist dyeing, gold leaf stenciling, small touches of gold embroidery, silk crepe  Image courtesy of the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria VICTORIA.- Even the untrained eye can see kimonos are great works of art, but to the trained eye, each kimono tells a story. This summer, two exhibitions at The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria showcase dozens of historical kimonos and tell their fascinating stories.  From Geisha to Diva: The Kimonos of Ichimaru returns to Victoria after... [Lire la suite]
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