Mastromauro Japanese art
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Mastromauro Japanese art
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Incredible and perfect Japanese polychrome ivory okimono of a tomato, it looks like real in lobed shape, size and color. Signed on the side by Rokuzan saku next to Kaneda ki seal. Ando Rokuzan is known for his lifelike ivory carvings of fruits and vegetables. He studied with Otani Mitsutoshi, a pupil of Hisamatsu Harutoshi. His works are preserved in the Sannomaru Shozakan Museum of the Imperial Collections. Kaneda Ki refers to Kaneda Kenjiro (fl...