A good carved ivory handle, intricately
pierced and carved with figures
of demons, elephants, monkeys,
birds, etc on a ground of entwined
tendrils, early 19th Century.please note that we cannot ship ivory out of the New Zealand, so it must be shipped to someone within the New Zealand .
Length 18 cm.
A Well Carved Chinese Elephant Ivory
of sage figure with staff and double gourd on wooden stand.
H 22cm.please note that we cannot ship ivory out of the New Zealand, so it must be shipped to someone within the New Zealand .
Sato Kumei (1894-1944)
He was born in Nagoya pref.He studied under Nishiyama Suisho.He established AIDO-SHA(art society) with Ishikawa Eiho & Wada Seiu. His paintings were accepted for the art exhibition(Teiten).
Material : Silk.
Hanging Scroll = 196 x 46 cm
Art Work = 120 x 34 cm
Condition : Very good.
Roller Ends : Bone.
Okamoto Shuki (1767-1862)
Studied under Onishi Keisai until his death, he then followed Watanabe Kazan. He lived in Edo (Kyoto) as a retainer of Lord Okubo Odawara until his later years when he served the Doi clan. Shuki is best known for his Kachoga (bird and flower paintings) and painted in a style close to Tsubaki Chinzan and Kanzan
Roller Ends :Tusks of Elephant.
Otomo Gekko (18-19 century)
Japanese painter at middle to late EDO period,born inNagasaki.He was known as a teacher of Mikuma Shikô(1730–94) who was sakura painting artist.Gekko’s painting of kacho-ga and sansui were skillful.
Roller Ends = Bone