• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 181

    Seven Wood Netsuke


    Price Realised  


    Seven Wood Netsuke
    Edo Period (18th-19th century)
    A cicada realistically rendered; a manju of a coiled dragon, signed Shigekazu; a group of frogs in a lotus leaf; an ashtray netsuke of a frog on a lotus leaf, red lacquer interior, pale cowhorn eyes; and three others
    Various sizes from 2.5cm. to 4cm. wide (7)

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