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    Sale 5102

    Asian Art

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 880

    A Group of three Japanese wood netsuke, 19th Century

    Price Realised  

    A Group of three Japanese wood netsuke, 19th Century
    the first carved in relief with a a young boy, surrounded by masks of Hyottoko and Kitsune, a taiko drum and crotal; the masks of Warai-jo and a laughing Uba sitting on a neatly tied bunko box, signed Masakata; the last of a group of nine Noh and Kyogen masks; and a wood okimono of a fish, eyes inlaid -- 7 7/16in. (19cm.) long max. (4)


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