© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Catalog Number: OSJAP0719-046
A GOOD IVORY NETSUKE OF CHINNAN SENNIN
Unsigned, ivory netsuke
Japan, early 19th century, Edo period (1615-1868)

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.

Selling Price:  € 1.000

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