London, South Kensington
13 June 2002
An erotic ivory netsuke of a seated woman
carved wearing long flowing robes and hair tied up, kneeling down beside a small bucket washing, the underside with a removeable section and a red lacquer tablet signed Yoshiyuki -- 1 3/8in. (3.5cm.) high; and another ivory netsuke of a semi-naked woman kneeling behind a small bucket with a small child clambering on her shoulder, Mitsu Tsukuru signature to base -- 1¼in. (3.2cm.) high, (old wear).
See Illustration. (2)
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