Project Description

Ivory netsuke of turtles by Doraku 

An adult turtle with its young on its back. Well carved and stained, the eyes inlaid in dark horn

Signed: Doraku saku. Osaka, circa 1870

Length: 2.7 cm

Information: 

Hull Grundy, Harris, British Museum,1987-319

Sol,1973/07/16- 5 SOLD TO : Mrs.Zahoukal Williams Incs 1/3 P. 9- 5

mci p. 45

MR2752