Ivory netsuke of Oni capturing Shoki.
Superb early Meiji period ivory netsuke of Oni grasping the top of an overturned basket trapping Shoki inside. Both eyes inlaid as are Shoki’s buttons. Old collection label. Great turn round of fortunes for the Oni.
Size 32mm High - 42mm Wide.
Code : 257
Ivory netsuke of 3 men carrying Daruma.
Very unusual netsuke with 3 men standing on a large coin, struggling to support the huge Daruma above them. Good patina.
Ex Flower Collection.
Size 48mm High - 38mm Wide.
Code : 254
Ivory netsuke of 3 Grooms seated.
Superb early Meiji period ivory netsuke of 3 grooms sitting drinking. Very fine detail with natural himotoshi.
Size 20mm High - 47mm Wide.
Code : 253
Ivory netsuke of Bukan Zenshi on tiger 19C
unusual redition of Bukan Zenshi sitting on the tiger with a boy along side holding a bundle of scrolls.
Size 44mm High - 31mm Wide.
Code : 244