© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: NE0320-036
A FINE KYOTO SCHOOL WOOD NETSUKE OF A RAT WITH DAIKON
Unsigned
Japan, Kyoto, early 19th century, Edo period (1615-1868)

Finely carved as a rat (nezumi) with its front paws placed on a daikon (radish). The ears are quite characteristic, the large eyes are inlaid in black lustrous horn and the hairwork is neatly incised. The well-carved tail curls around on the underside, grasped by one of the rat’s paws, and forms the natural himotoshi. The wood of a very good color with a fine patina.

HEIGHT 3.3 cm, LENGTH 4 cm

Condition: Very good condition with minor surface wear and minor wear to the inside of the ears.
Provenance: European collection.

Nachverkauf:  sold / verkauft

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