Project Description

Pale Boxwood Netsuke of 19 Mushrooms in a Basket attributed to Tadashige

Piled neatly upside down on their caps

Unsigned. Nagoya. Circa 1850

Length: 3.6 cm


Marc Severin collection

Kyoto Gallery, Brussels

Jacques Carré collection, bought from the last, 2013


Compare with the signed example illustrated in Lazarnick, ‘Netsuke and Inro Artists …’, p. 1061, better still in colour in the sale catalogue of the Rouvière collection, Drouot, 15th November 1991, lot 21