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    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)

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