Project Description

Yew wood netsuke of a toad by Sukenori (Hida, Takayama, 1887-1955) 

Balancing on a pumpkin stalk, the eye pupils inlays of darker wood

Signed: Sukenori. Hida, Takayama

Length: 5.1 cm

Information: 

This or a similar netsuke is illustrated with its tomobako in Lazarnick, NIA, pp. 1048-49

MR2204