Chinnan Sennin is shown wearing a mugwort leaf cloak with long flowing robes, clenching one fist next to his cheek and holding a vessel up high with his other hand. He uses this vessel to conjure a dragon, which is about to emerge from the vessel with all its might. The Sennin is visibly excited with wide-opened eyes and mouth. Good, irregular and large himotoshi on the backside.
HEIGHT 9 cm
Provenance: The 40-Year Collection of a London Gentleman.
Condition: Good condition. The stained ivory is worn with some age cracks, minor areas of soiling around the left side of the face and in the crevices near the vessel.