A rare lacquer rabbit-shaped single-case inro
After Shibata Zeshin, Meiji/Taisho Period
In the form of a captured rabbit hanging upside down, its legs tightly bound, the brown lacquer ground with fine hair in black hiramakie and piebald patches of gold lacquer, the eyes inlaid and the interior of nashiji, inscribed Zeshin zo; with partly-lacquered wood netsuke of a seated drunken man, unsigned; with wood storage box.
12.7cm (5in) high. (2).