London, South Kensington
22 November 2001
An ivory netsuke of a young boy
seated next to a large jar resting on rockwork, the boy holding the cover to the jar -- 1 5/8in. (4.1cm.) wide; an ivory netsuke of a male and female dignitary, the man kneeling at the lady's feet both wearing long robes -- 1 7/8in. (4.7cm.) high; and another ivory netsuke of an immortal and young boy, the boy holding a drum looking up at the man holding a small puppet in his hands -- 1 5/8in. (4.1cm.) high, (minute nibbles).
See Illustration. (3)
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