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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 136

    A group of three mask netsuke, late 19th Century

    Price Realised  

    A group of three mask netsuke, late 19th Century
    the first of wood, representing the smiling Okina, signed on an antler reserve Yamaguchi (?); another of ivory of a Rakkan, eyes inlaid and signed on an oval aogai reserve Sozan; the last of wood, of nine masks including Hyottoko, Kitsune, Oni, Hannya and Okame, signed Hakuunsai -- 2 1/8in. (5.3cm.) (3)


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