Project Description

Wood mask netsuke of Tenjin by Mitsushige 

Signed ‘Mitsushige, wood with traces of scorching, 19th Century

4.3cm high

Provenance: 

Peter E. Müller, Küsnacht

Literature: 

Max Rutherston, “Japanese Masks, Peter E. Müller”, privately printed, 2017, no. 148

Matthew Barton sale, 6th June 2018, lot 172

MR2384