SHUKO: A RARE SAISHIKI NETSUKE OF SHOKI AND ONI

By Shuko, signed Shuko
Japan, Osaka, 19th century

Shoki is standing on one foot, his sword drawn by his side, a mischievous little oni seeking refuge on top of his hat. Carved from boxwood with polychrome details. Large himotoshi through the back and signed SHUKO – a pupil of Nagamichi Shuzan.

HEIGHT 6.7 cm

Condition: Very good condition, only very minor wear to polychrome details.
Provenance: European collection.

Sold for €6,710

including Buyer's Premium


 

By Shuko, signed Shuko
Japan, Osaka, 19th century

Shoki is standing on one foot, his sword drawn by his side, a mischievous little oni seeking refuge on top of his hat. Carved from boxwood with polychrome details. Large himotoshi through the back and signed SHUKO – a pupil of Nagamichi Shuzan.

HEIGHT 6.7 cm

Condition: Very good condition, only very minor wear to polychrome details.
Provenance: European collection.

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