28 March 2006
Noh Mask of Ryo-onna
Edo period (19th century)
Polychrome pigments and gesso over wood
8 1/8in. (20.5cm.) long
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The Ryo-onna mask is used for the roles of female ghosts or spirits who died of jealousy.
Please note that the lot in the illustration lot354 and lot364 are reversed.
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