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19c netsuke PRECIOUS OBJECTS by RYUCHIN

19c netsuke PRECIOUS OBJECTS by RYUCHIN


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1900: Item # 1313975
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19th century netsuke of ryusa type in a fan shape carved in the round with takaramono - precious object - including treasure sacks, hat and 2 cloaks of invisibility, mallet, Precious Pearls, coins and fan. Excellent carving, superb detailing, beautiful staining, wonderful patina on very good quality material. Signed RYUCHIN in irregular shaped reserve on the back - for good discussion of the artist see NETSUKE & INRO ARTISTS AND HOW TO READ THEIR SIGNATURES by George Lazarnick, p. 887. Length 1 7/8 inches.