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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1203401
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The art of using objects of nature and incorporating them into Yixing wares was perfected by the great master potter of the 18 century Chen Mingyuan. His works of art was widely collected by the art connoisseurs of his time and examples of his Yixing wares can be seen in Chinese collections of museums worldwide. Copying the works of Chen Mingyuan continued after his death and into the 20 century...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Netsuke : Pre 1950 item #1032137
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Small attractive carefully painted ittobori lady, the himotoshi carefully hidden the back of the obi. Ittobori is a carving technique that means "one chisel cut". It is an indigenous Japanese art form that dates back hundreds of years. The artist's seal is burned into the bottom. Ex Bushell Collection, illustrated in Netsukes Familiar and Unfamiliar, pp. 128-130. 1"in diameter x 1.25"H