• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 138

    Two Wood Netsuke

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    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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