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    Sale 7582

    Japanese Art and Design

    14 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 135

    A WOOD NETSUKE

    SIGNED RYUSENSHI, EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WOOD NETSUKE
    SIGNED RYUSENSHI, EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)
    A mermaid, her eye pupils inlaid in ebony
    4.3cm. wide


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    Provenance

    M.T Hindson Collection


    Literature

    N.K. Davey, Netsuke (London, 1982) p.228 no. 703