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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 694

    Three ivory and a bone netsuke


    Price Realised  


    Three ivory and a bone netsuke
    19th century
    The first, ivory, of a jumping fox; the second, bone, depicting a recumbent boar, its legs drawn in for compactness, the eye pupils inlaid; the third, ivory, depicting a sitting karashishi holding a large ball over its head with his left fore-paw, eyes inlaid; the fourth, ivory, depicting a large moth, the texture of the wings carefully incised and dotted, the eyes inlaid in horn, signed Kangyoko
    3.5 to 7.5 cm. long (4)

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