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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 292

    An ebony netsuke

    ATTRIBUTED TO MIWA, EDO PERIOD (18TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    An ebony netsuke
    Attributed to Miwa, Edo Period (18th century)
    The standing figure of a foreigner holding a long pipe and pulling his beard, the buttons of his jacket inlaid in stagantler, cowhorn eyes
    9.5cm. high


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    For another figure attributed to Miwa of a similar style, from the collection of Raymond Bushell, see Sotheby's London, 18th November 1999, Lot 71

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