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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 159

    A group of four various netsuke, 19th Century

    Price Realised  


    A group of four various netsuke, 19th Century
    the first of a man seated in a mokugyo bell playing the biwa, an alms bowl from which clouds emerge next to him, inlay in shell and coral, with signature Minkoku; another of wood, bottle shaped with a galloping kirin in silver; another of a tangerine; the last a nut carved with a seascape -- the first 1 3/8in. (3.5cm.) (4)

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