Asian Art Auction

December 05, 2011

LOT 7
Ivory Trick Netsuke of Ryujin, 18th/19th Century
  • Ivory Trick Netsuke of Ryujin, 18th/19th Century

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Ivory Trick Netsuke of Ryujin, 18th/19th Century

The ocean dragon deity wearing an octopus wig, and with foreign beard and clothes, while holding onto his tide jewel
height 4.1" — 10.5 cm.
signed Hidemasa

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $2,400

Provenance:

Lots 1 to 9: A Collection of Netsukes from an Important Westmount, QC, Collection

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory