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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 154

    Three ivory manju netsuke, early to mid 19th and 20th Century

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Three ivory manju netsuke, early to mid 19th and 20th Century
    the first carved at the base with a clam from which its dream of the palace seeps out and materialises, signed Sozan; another with two men carrying a palanquin on the road, the reverse carved with a village in the distance, signed Ryomin; the last decorated with a tiger and bamboo in gold and iroe lacquer, 20th Century -- the first 1 7/16in. (3.7cm.) (3)


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