ivory netsuke of Oakame and puppy, by Shomin
Lot 2005Y
An ivory netsuke of Okame By Somin, 19th century
Sold for US$ 1,187 inc. premium
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Netsuke from the Dootson Family collection
An ivory netsuke of Okame
By Somin, 19th century
She stands with head tilted slightly and grinning widely, one hand hidden in her sleeve, the other holding the leash of the small puppy playing at her feet, details stained dark, signed in an oval reserve Somin
2 1/4in (5.7cm) tall

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  • おかめ 象牙彫根付 銘「宗民」19世紀
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