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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…

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…

The Great (Busy) Buddha of Kamakura

So yes, some traditional cultural elements are slowing in Japan, however 750 year old “Kamakura Daibutsu” is busier than ever. This behemoth bronze Buddha attracts increasingly large numbers of both foreign and Japanese visitors. Cast of bronze in 1252, unique techniques, sophisticated for the period were used . The interior of the statue is hollow…
All Quiet In Shinagawa

All Quiet In Kamakura

Midweek silence in this local Kamakura wood craftsman’s workshop. Sadly now a common state for traditional trade and family craft businesses that were once a hive of activity and an essence of Japanese culture.
Antique Lacquer Dragon And Tiger Inro

Antiques Inros At Kasasagi Fine Arts

Antiques Inros At Kasasagi Fine Arts Synonymous with Japan the Inro played a significant role over centuries of Japanese culture. Kasasagi features a selection of Inro’s from early Edo era to mid 20th Century. Thank you for visiting Kasasagi Fine Arts. kasasagi.com.au/product-category/inro-tobacco-ware/  
Teruhide Kato Woodblock Print Shidare Roji

Teruhide Kato Woodblock Prints

Teruhide Kato started his career as a successful Kimono Designer in the 1960s and 70s. At the age of 50 he fulfilled his long held dream of becoming a traditional woodblock artist.  He gained fame for his contemporary woodblock shin-hanga prints of his native town Kyoto.  The laneways of Gion in Kyoto are some of…

Impromptu Street Portraits From Kyoto

Impromptu Street Portraits From Kyoto Early images from our current travel in Japan.  Street images of people encountered in daily life in Osaka and Kyoto. Couple at a local back street temple Bakery Buddies Kyoto  
1880s Japanese Makuri Honshi

Kasasagi New Website And New Items

Kasasagi New Website And New Items Kasasagi Fine Arts has just launched our new website.  We have made it easier to find the items of interest and also introduced some new lines. We have also released new Netsuke, Honshi and other items. Still very dedicated to Japanese antique and vintage art and objects we have…
Specialty Japanese At Armadale Antique Centre

Specialty Japanese At Armadale Antique Centre

Cabinet 61 at the Armadale Antique Centre specialises in Japanese Antiques and Unique Jewellery.  Kasasagi Fine Arts offers Specialty Japanese at Armadale Centre along with unique jewellery hand made from antique and vintage Japanese items. Choose from a range of Japanese items both in the gallery and online.  Our range includes Imari And Kutani porcelain…
Hokusai Woodblock Print Crane

View our Latest Release of Japanese Woodblock Prints

View our Latest Release of Japanese Woodblock Prints Check out our latest woodblock prints just released on our website. Original Nisaburo ITO, Hokusai, Hiroshige. Kunisada, Tekiho and a book on bijin-ja with beautifully reproduced images from many famous artists. View our Latest Release of Japanese Woodblock Prints Thank you for visiting Kasasagi Fine Arts
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