Project Description

A wood netsuke of a horse and foal by Kokei (active 1810-30) 

The foal clambering onto its mother’s back

Signed: Kokei (worn and partly obscured)

Width: 3.5  cm

Provenance: 

Teddy Hahn, Darmstadt

Information: 

Compare with another in ‘Нэцкэ’, No. 6, 2014, p. 52

Literature: 

R. Bandini, ‘Japanese netsuke from the collection of Teddy Hahn’, November 2014, no. 22, illustrated

MR2678