Project Description

Ivory Netsuke of Three Beanpods

Attached to a stalk, and with a gilt metal beetle attached to a loose ring behind.  The ivory has a deep yellow colour

Unsigned. Circa 1820

Length: 6cm

Provenance:

H.G. Beasley collection, sold at Sotheby’s London, 14th March 1984, lot 133 

Since then in a private French collection

MR2862