4 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,375
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
Two Wood Netsuke
Edo Period (19th century)
Of an oni hiding in a box, signed Masayasu; and an oni clambering over a basket hiding Shoki, signed Masanao
3cm. long and 3.4cm. wide (2)
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For a similar example of the second see M.T. Coullery and M.S. Newstead, Netsuke [In the Baur Collection, Geneva] (Geneva, 1977), C187, p.104
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