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Ivory Netsuke of a Monkey on Namazu

Ivory Netsuke of a Monkey on Namazu

Ivory netsuke of a monkey on namazu Anonymous Artist A superlative example of this 18th century subject, much less worn than is often the case, the monkey’s feet better defined. He holds his gourd in front of him, its bulges… Read More

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Ivory netsuke of a shishi Anonymous Artist Hugging the ground with all four feet facing forward, and looking back over its shoulder.  The eyes are inlaid with dark pupils. Unsigned Circa 1750 Length: 4.9cm Although less rounded in its carving,… Read More

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Lacquered wood netsuke of a mandarin duck Anonymous Artist Lacquered in tones of grey, red and gold, with a beak unusually and effectively fashioned from a fragment of coral and eyes of dark buffalo horn. Unsigned Probably circa, 1880 Length:… Read More

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