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    • Max Rutherston Ltd
    • Asian Art | Japanese Netsuke and Antiques
    • 5 Georgian House,
      10 Bury Street,

      LondonLondon SW1Y 6AA
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Ebony pipe holder in the form of a beanpod Sessai The otoshi-zutsu type case hollowed out from the ebony leaving a very thin skin of wood, naturalistically carved with a stem and leaves at the top, much of the length… Read More

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Wood netsuke of Oni Gyozui Minkoku An irritable looking Oni sitting uncomfortably in a small wooden tub, and rubbing his back with a towel. His eyes are double inlays of horn, and his horns and two teeth are inlays of… Read More

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Wood netsuke of a snake Tadayoshi Coiled with its head nesting at the top and tongue extended, while its tail wraps around just beneath. Typically of the artist, the scales are perfectly rendered. The eye pupils are inlays of dark… Read More

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