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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337859
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$195.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Kyogen theater mask of Karasu-tengu (also called Tobi). Tengu are mythological creatures - half men, half birds - usually depicted as goblins and known to be first-class fighters. Excellent modeling (see its bushy eyebrows), crisp detailing, very beautiful patina, in excellent condition. Impressed with seal SEKISEN on the back - the artist is listed in NETSUKE MASKS by Raymond Bushell, p. 177, signatures 265-267...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337858
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Kyogen theater mask of Karasu-tengu (also called Tobi). Tengu are mythological creatures - half men, half birds - usually depicted as goblins, and known to be first-class fighters. Uncommon mask, excellent modeling, crisp detailing, white enamel highlights, slight darkening of protruding parts, overall in excellent condition. Impressed with seal SEKIHO on the back - the artist is listed in NETSUKE MASKS by Raymond Bushell, p...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337857
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$130.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Noh theater mask of Demon Hannya. Crisp modeling with beautiful detailing, white enamel highlights, overall in excellent condition. Impressed with seal SEKIHO on the back - the artist is listed in NETSUKE MASKS by Raymond Bushell, p. 176, signatures 258-260. Height 1 13/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337856
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$130.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Noh theater mask of Demon Hannya. Excellent modeling, crisp detailing, white enamel highlights, slight darkening of protruding parts, overall in excellent condition. Impressed with seal SEKIHO on the back - the artist is listed in NETSUKE MASKS by Raymond Bushell, p. 176, signatures 258-260. Height 1 7/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337855
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$130.00
Late Meiji (1890s to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a theatrical mask of horned demon Hannya, which was mostly used for the role of Kiyohime in the play Dojoji. Crisp detailing, great fierce face, enamel highlights, in great condition. Impressed with seal ONKO on the back - the piece was made by a member of the Shimizu family producing Onko wares in Akasaka, Gifu Prefecture, most probably by Shimizu Sekisen I. Height 1 1/2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337854
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$110.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Noh theater mask of Kongo Rikishi as sumo wrestler. Crisp detailing, wonderful severe expression, slight darkening of protruding parts from wear, overall in excellent condition. Impressed with seal SEKISEN on the back - the artist is listed in NETSUKE MASKS by Raymond Bushell, p. 177, signature 264. Height 1 9/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337853
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$110.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a theater mask of Hyottoko (perplexed peasant). Crisp detailing, slight darkening of protruding parts from wear, in excellent condition. Impressed with seal SEKISEN on the back - the artist is listed in NETSUKE MASKS by Raymond Bushell, p. 177, signature 264. Height 1 11/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337852
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$110.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Kyogen theater mask of Bishamon - one of the 7 Gods of Good Fortune. He is a God of riches, an equivalent of Vaishravana, and thus is the protector of the Northern direction. Crisp detailing, great severe face, white enamel highlights, slight darkening of protruding parts from wear, overall in excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337849
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$110.00
Late Meiji (1890s to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Kyogen theater mask of Buaku - a demon with unhappy disposition. Crisp detailing, great pensive face, enamel highlights, in great condition. Impressed with seal ONKO on the back - the piece was made by a member of the Shimizu family producing Onko wares in Akasaka, Gifu Prefecture, most probably by Shimizu Sekisen I. Height 1 7/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1337848
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$110.00
Late Meiji (1890s to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Kyogen theater mask of Bishamon - one of the 7 Gods of Good Fortune. He is a God of riches, an equivalent of Vaishravana, and thus is the protector of the Northern direction. Crisp detailing, great severe face, white enamel highlights, overall in excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337847
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$110.00
Late Meiji (1890s to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a theatrical mask from a Noh play - most probably that of O-Beshimi (see NETSUKE MASKS by Bushell, plates 114-115). Crisp detailing, wonderful face, white enamel highlights, overall in excellent condition. Impressed with seal ONKO on the back - the piece was made by a member of the Shimizu family producing Onko wares in Akasaka, Gifu Prefecture, most probably by Shimizu Sekisen I. Height 1 5/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337846
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$110.00
Late Meiji (1890s to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Noh theater mask of Jurojin - one of the 7 Gods of Good Fortune. Crisp detailing, slight darkening of protruding parts from wear, overall in excellent condition. Impressed with seal ONKO on the back - the piece was made by a member of the Shimizu family producing Onko wares in Akasaka, Gifu Prefecture, most probably by Shimizu Sekisen I. Height 1 5/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337845
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$110.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Kyogen theater mask of Kentoku. Uncommon image, wonderful absurd expression, crisp detailing, white enamel highlights, overall in excellent condition. Impressed with seal SEKISEN - the artist is listed in NETSUKE MASKS by Raymond Bushell, p. 177, signature 264. Height 1 13/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337844
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$110.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Kyogen theater mask of Okina. Excellent modeling, crisp detailing, white enamel highlights, slight darkening of protruding parts, overall in excellent condition. Impressed with seal SEKISEN - the artist is listed in NETSUKE MASKS by Raymond Bushell, p. 177, signature 264. Height 1 13/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337843
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$90.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Noh theater mask of Hashihime - a ghost of a wildly jealous woman. Uncommon image, crisp detailing, slight darkening of protruding parts from wear, overall in excellent condition. Impressed with seal SEKISEN on the back - the artist is listed in NETSUKE MASKS by Raymond Bushell, p. 177, signature 264. Height 1 9/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337842
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$75.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a theater mask of Ebisu - one of the 7 Gods of Good Fortune, that of fishing. Crisp detailing, wonderful smiling face, slight darkening of protruding parts from wear, overall in excellent condition. Height 1 7/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1337841
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$75.00
Late Meiji (1890 to 1912) Japanese porcelain netsuke of a theater mask of a wrinkled man with its mouth open - most probably it represents O-Guchi. Uncommon image, wonderful slightly mad expression, nice detailing, painted front with expected wear, slight darkening of protruding parts. Height 1 1/2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1337794
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$750.00
19th century netsuke of an oni (mischievous little demon) depilating the chest of seated Zen Patriarch Daruma with tweezers. Very rare, possibly unique subject making a profound joke about vanity of a highly spiritual individual caring about his looks. Nicely carved, great face - you can tell that Daruma is in a bit of pain, nice textile patterns, pleasant wear and patina, old age lines. Signed GYOKUBUN on the bottom - the artist is listed on p...