© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: NE0320-022
A RARE STAINED STAG ANTLER NETSUKE OF A GAKI ON LOTUS LEAF
Unsigned
Japan, late 18th to early 19th century, Edo period (1615-1868)

Depicting a gaki (hunger ghost) sprawled out over a crumpled lotus leaf, the veiny structure of the leaf carved very well. The emaciated gaki has long limbs and one hand touches his head in an amusing gesture. Carved from a hollow branch of stag antler, stained to emulate ivory. Natural himotoshi.

LENGTH 6 cm

Condition: Excellent condition with natural flaws to the material. Beautiful patina.
Provenance: British collection.

Nachverkauf:  Sold/Verkauft

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