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19c netsuke actors as Okame and Hyottoko by TOMOKAZU

19c netsuke actors as Okame and Hyottoko by TOMOKAZU


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1900: Item # 1338495
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Late 19th century netsuke of two actors performing the roles of Okame and Hyottoko (perplexed peasant). Nice clean carving with great detailing - see their faces, clothing, ink highlights and incised hair on his legs, pleasant patina. Signed TOMOKAZU on the back - for information on the artist see NETSUKE & INRO ARTISTS AND HOW TO READ THEIR SIGNATURES by George Lazarnick, p. 1153. Height 1 1/2 inches.