• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 294

    A Wood Okimono [Sculptural Ornament]

    SIGNED DAI NIHON SUKEYUKI ZO, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A Wood Okimono [Sculptural Ornament]
    Signed Dai Nihon Sukeyuki zo, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
    Of a realistically modelled skull and two entwined snakes
    14.5cm. high


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    For the artist see George Lazarnick, Netsuke and Inro Artists and How to Read Their Signatures, (Honolulu, 1982), p.1051-2

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