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19c netsuke OKAME mask by SHUGETSU

19c netsuke OKAME mask by SHUGETSU


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1900: Item # 1341638
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19th century netsuke of a theatrical mask of Okame. Wood with gesso, colored with ink, excellent carving, great face with slight smile, beautiful wear and patina, some losses on her chin. Signed SHUGETSU (for Shugetsu III) on the back bar - this excellent artist is listed on p. 987 of NETSUKE & INRO ARTISTS AND HOW TO READ THEIR SIGNATURES by George Lazarnick. Height 1 9/16 inches.