All posts of Sue Hope

Hiroshige Woodblock Irises And White Heron

Just Released Hiroshige Woodblock Prints

Just Released Hiroshige Woodblock Prints 1940s and 1970s Hiroghige Woodblock Prints.  Kasasagi Fine Arts has an extensive collection of woodblock prints from many Ukiyo-e, Shin Hanga and Sosaku Hango masters.  We have just released some of our Hiroshige woodblock prints which have been in long term archival. Hiroshige was also famous for his woodblock prints…

Kasasagi Fine Arts Supports Humane Society International

Kasasagi places a high priority on supporting organisations that are guardians of Planet Earth.  We donate a percentage of your sales to causes that help endangered and abused animals worldwide. Kasasagi and our customers are proud supporters of Humane Society International and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Adopt A Tiger Program and other deserving causes.  We…
Fu Takenaka Creative Icon And Woodblock Print Artist

Fu Takenaka Creative Icon And Woodblock Print Artist

Fu Takenaka Creative Icon And Woodblock Print Artist Fu Takenaka was born in 1945.  She started her artistic career as an artist for a design company and received second prize in the Fibre Design Council award in 1964. In 2003 she began creating Woodblock Prints.  Her work is admired and sought after because of the…
Kasasagi Fine Arts Supports World Wildlife Fund

Kasasagi Fine Arts Supports World Wildlife Fund

Kasasagi Fine Arts Supports World Wildlife Fund Kasasagi places a high priority on supporting organisations that are guardians of Planet Earth.  We donate a percentage of your sales to causes that help endangered and abused animals worldwide. Kasasagi and our customers are proud supporters of World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Adopt A Tiger Program and other…
Antique Netsuke Ojime Menuki And Okimono For Sale

Antique Netsuke Ojime Menuki And Okimono For Sale

Antique Netsuke Ojime Menuki And Okimono For Sale We source rare and unusual antique Japanese items directly from Japan in our travels. Our range includes delightful boxwood Netsukes and Okimonos along with striking Bronze Oni Mask Netsukes and many other rare items. We also feature Bronzes,  figurines, Noh Masks,  calligraphy water droppers and articulated bronze…
Antique Kagura Scroll And Reading Weight

Ojime Netsuke Menuki Manju Okimono Online

Ojime Netsuke Menuki Manju Okimono Online Source genuine Japanese Ojime and Netsuke, Menuki and Clasps as well as Manju and Scroll Weights online from Kasasagi Fine Arts.  You can also choose from a great selection of miniature and large masks in bronze, wood and mixed metals. We also have a great selection of Okimono and…
Kasasagi Covid19 Safety Actions

Kasasagi Covid19 Safety Actions

Kasasagi Covid19 Safety Actions We have been practicing some safety policies for some time which we would like to share with you. The general opinion of how long the virus lasts on surfaces seems to vary widely from 3 hours on paper and tissue to 3 days on plastics. Because of this we have adopted…
Glimpses of Kyoto

Accoutrements For a Geisha

Accoutrements For a Geisha Geishas are seen as symbols of culture and grace, full of puzzling mystery. They are entertainers who can be employed as hostesses for parties and formal as well as informal events. Geishas of today are still expected to master traditional songs and poetry as well as the art of calligraphy. They…

Our Japanese Experiences February 2020

Its important to focus on the good things that will still be there when you choose to visit Japan. Here are some of the images of our last very enjoyable trip to Japan in February 2020 on Kasasagi Fine Arts Instagram site. Our Japanese Experiences February 2020 on Instagram You can also check out our…
Shoyeido Mica Plates for Incense Chips And Granules

New Shoyeido Incense Products at Kasasagi

New Shoyeido Incense Products at Kasasagi We are excited to announce the release of new Shoyeido incense products to enhance your incense experience. Kasasagi now offers incense granules, ash, charcoal and Mica Plates from Shoyeido for use with incense granules and pressed incense. Purchase them individually or as our Satori Incense Pack to enjoy the…
EDO Era Signed Inro And Netsuke By Mei Otoyuki

Antique Japanese Inro Collection

Antique Japanese Inro Collection Finding quality Japanese antiques is our passion.   We make the best possible effort to find high quality Japanese antiques. The Japanese Inro is an icon of traditional Japanese culture and Kasasagi Fine Arts has a range of high quality and hard to find Inro’s.  The Ojime’s and Netsuke’s which are part…
Teruhide Kato Woodblock Print Kinkaku-Ji Sekkey

Kato Kimono Designer And Woodblock Print Artist

Kato Kimono Designer And Woodblock Print Artist Teruhide Kato 1936 to 2015 Kato studied at Kyoto Art College and enjoyed a successful career as a Kimono Designer. At the age of 50 Kato fulfilled his long held dream of becoming a traditional woodblock artist.  He gained fame for his contemporary woodblock shin-hanga prints of his…
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