Project Description

Wood netsuke of a frog on roof tile, by Sukenaga 

The eyes double inlaid in pale and dark horn

Signed: Sukenaga with exuberant kaō.  Hida Takayama.  Circa 1860

Length: 4.2 cm

Information:

This is quite close in conception to the example illustrated in Scholten Japanese Art’s ‘Expressions of Style; Netsuke as Art’, no. 167

MR2634