From an Eastern Massachusetts Collection
IVORY NETSUKE * By Ranichi. Depicting a seated badger with a rounded belly. Signed. Height 1.6”.
IVORY NETSUKE * In the form of Raiden running while holding his drum and mallet. Height 2.4”.
Mid 19th Century 1,000/1,200
IVORY NETSUKE * Nagoya School. Depicting a cicada resting on the shell of a nut. Length 1.6”.
Mid 19th Century 1,000/1,500
IVORY NETSUKE * 19th Century By Nobukazu. Depicting an eagle attacking a monkey. Inlaid eyes. Signed. Height 1.25”. 1,500/2,000 Similar example in wood illustrated in Netsuke and Inro Artists and How to Read Their Signatures by George Lazarnick, p. 835.
WOOD NETSUKE Early 19th Century In the form of a shishi guarding a large ball while snarling through his open mouth. Height 1.6”. 600/800
WOOD NETSUKE In the form of a dragon and a dog referring to zodiac transition. Length 2.2”.
WOOD NETSUKE 19th Century By Toyomasa. Depicting a monkey with inlaid eyes on a peach and peach branch. Signed. Height 1.5”. 2,000/3,000
WOOD NETSUKE In the form of a mermaid. Length 1.9”.
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Circa 1820 1000/1,500
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18th Century 700/900
Early 19th Century 1,000/1,500