Dmitry Levit Asian ArtDmitry Levit Asian Art

20% off sale on all items

Netsuke BUFFALO on wheel by MASAYUME

Netsuke BUFFALO on wheel by MASAYUME


browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Popular Collectibles: Cultural: Japanese: Netsuke: Pre 2000: Item # 1420165
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
View Seller Profile
3 Highland Park
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-945-5920

Guest Book
 $1,000.00
Listed Price $1,250.00
 
Boxwood netsuke of a water buffalo resting on a huge cart wheel. Superb quality carving, perfectly captured essence of the creature, extraordinary detailing of the beast’s face with tether and rope. Beautiful unstained even grained boxwood, eyes are inlaid with dark horn, in perfect condition. Signed MASAYUME on the bottom - netsuke by this rare artist are listed in 1997 “Contemporary Netsuke” by Kinsey, #80, and in International Netsuke Society Journal, Volume 24, issue #3, p. 56, Figure #4. Length 1 13/16 inches.