Project Description

Wood Netsuke of a Tiger, attributed to Tōmin

With most of the attributes of a Minko tiger, except for the slightly amphibean muzzle, and the feet which are smaller than some and not four square. The eyes are of dark wood with horn pupils

Red inked signature: Minko with kaō. Tsu. Circa 1830

Length: 4.6 cm


Private collection, Poitiers, France