• Lot 108

    NETSUKE EN BOIS

    JAPON, ECOLE DE GIFU, XIXEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

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    NETSUKE EN BOIS
    JAPON, ECOLE DE GIFU, XIXEME SIECLE
    Représentant un oni, l'air terrible, accroupi sur un panier, emprisonnant Shoki sous ce dernier, les yeux incrustés de corne brune, blonde et ivoire
    Hauteur: 4 cm. (1 9/16 in.)


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    Provenance

    Ex private collection from the north-eastern cost of the USA


    Post Lot Text

    A WOOD NETSUKE OF AN ONI TRAPPING SHOKI
    JAPAN, GIFU SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY