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A bamboo pipe case carved with a carp

Signed: Bokkoku to
Early 20th century
Length: 22.2cm

PROVENANCE: Sydney L. Moss Ltd., London; Edward Wrangham, Northumberland (purchased from the above 2008)

LITERATURE: Alain Ducros, Netsuke & Sagemono, 1987, p. 186, illustrated without attribution. For information about the artist, see Paul G. Moss, Bokko, Bokkoku, Bokuboku in the International Netsuke Society Journal, vol. 22, no. 4 (winter 2002), pp. 18-44