Large four-case inro with pheasant
Lacquered in high relief takamakie over the roiro ground with a pheasant on the gnarled stump of an oak tree with sasa (bamboo grass) alongside. Some leaves of oak and sasa are large… Read More
Lacquered wood netsuke of a mandarin duck
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.
Probably circa, 1880
Length:… Read More