London, South Kensington
13 June 2002
A large wood netsuke of Handaka Sonja
carved and painted wearing long flowing robes, with his dragon resting on his shoulder with its tail emerging from a bowl he holds in his left hand, in his right hand he holds a sceptre -- 4¼in. (10.7cm.) high; and a wood nestuke of Chokaro Sennin standing on one leg, one hand raised resting on his forehead and the other holding a staff -- 3½in. (8.9cm.) high, (losses to paint and minor chip).
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