• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5102

    Asian Art

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 863

    A group of three Japanese netsuke, 19th Century

    Price Realised  

    A group of three Japanese netsuke, 19th Century
    the first two of ivory: of a child within a shishi mai mask and cloak beating a drum, pupils inlaid, signed Ikkosai; three musicians surrounding a shishimai dancer just about to lift the mask upon his head, signed Chokyusai; the last of wood and carved in the form of a shishimai mask, eyes inlaid in aogai -- the first 1 11/16in. (4.3cm.) (3)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.