A charming ivory netsuke depicting Gama Sennin, dressed in a mugwort leaf cloak and with a bag draped over his shoulder, holding a large toad by the ‘hand’. The bulky toad with huge inlaid eyes of dark horn has a slightly dumbfounded expression, while the Sennin is gleefully smiling. Himotoshi through the back.
HEIGHT 4.2 CM
Condition: The sleeve of the Sennin with a chip, otherwise good condition
Provenance: British private collection