Project Description

Ivory Netsuke of 7 Rabbits, by Kagetoshi

Playing around and sheltering within a rock washed by waves.  Their eyes are inlays of horn,  droplets of spray are brass or gold, and there are malachite studs in the rock

Signed.  Circa 1850

4.3 cm across

Provenance:

Jacques Carré

Literature:

Barry Davies Oriental Art, Selected Netsuke, no. 12

Located in the European Union

£5,000

Ref. B301