© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: AK0220-259
A GROUP OF THREE IVORY NETSUKE
The third signed Ryoji
Japan, 19th century to Meiji period (1868-1912)

The first a good netsuke of a Shishi with young, its mouth wide open with a loose ball inside, the second two boys playing with a mask, the mask’s eyes inlaid in metal; the third depicting Ashinaga and Tenaga working together to play a drum, signed RYOJI (a pupil of Ono Ryomin).

HEIGHT 3.2 – 5.2 cm

Condition: Overall good condition with expected age cracks, the third with a restored leg.
Provenance: British private collection.

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