Fine Netsuke from the Adrienne Barbanson Collection
13 May 2013, starting at 17:00 BST.

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 of 58
  • Lot 1Y
    An ivory netsuke of a rat Kyoto, early 19th century
    Sold for £6,000 (US$ 10,084) inc. premium

  • Lot 2
    A boxwood netsuke of a rat on a Venus clam By Seiosai (or Shoosai), early 19th century
    Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,151) inc. premium

  • Lot 3Y
    A small ivory netsuke of a rat and candle By Ranseki, Kyoto, 19th century
    Sold for £5,625 (US$ 9,454) inc. premium

  • Lot 4
    A wood netsuke of a seated rat By Matsuda Sukenaga (1810-1871), Takayama, Hida Province, 19th century
    Sold for £10,625 (US$ 17,858) inc. premium

  • Lot 5
    A wood netsuke of a rat By Ikkan, Nagoya, 19th century
    Sold for £4,750 (US$ 7,983) inc. premium

  • Lot 6
    A wood netsuke of numerous rats By Ittan, Nagoya, 19th century
    Sold for £7,250 (US$ 12,185) inc. premium

  • Lot 7
    A wood netsuke of a recumbent ox By Matsuda Sukenaga (1810-1871), Takayama, Hida Province, 19th century
    Sold for £9,375 (US$ 15,757) inc. premium

  • Lot 8
    A fine wood netsuke of a female hare By Naito Toyomasa (1773-1856), Tanba, early 19th century
    Sold for £43,250 (US$ 72,695) inc. premium

  • Lot 9
    A wood netsuke of a tiger By Tametaka, Nagoya, 18th century
    Sold for £10,625 (US$ 17,858) inc. premium

  • Lot 10
    A wood netsuke of a snake By Tadatoshi (circa 1770-1840), Nagoya, 19th century
    Sold for £21,250 (US$ 35,717) inc. premium

  • Lot 11
    A rare wood netsuke of a snake By Toyokazu, Tanba, 19th century
    Sold for £9,375 (US$ 15,757) inc. premium

  • Lot 12Y
    An ivory netsuke of a snake 19th century
    Sold for £8,125 (US$ 13,656) inc. premium

  • Lot 13
    An unusual wood netsuke of a grazing horse By Tametaka, Nagoya, 18th century
    Sold for £37,250 (US$ 62,610) inc. premium

  • Lot 14Y
    An ivory netsuke of a grazing horse 18th century
    Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,882) inc. premium

  • Lot 15
    A small boxwood netsuke of a recumbent horse By Tanaka Minko (1735-1816), Tsu, late 18th/early 19th century
    Sold for £7,500 (US$ 12,606) inc. premium

  • Lot 16
    A wood netsuke of a monkey and child By Kano Tomokazu, Gifu, early 19th century
    Sold for £11,250 (US$ 18,909) inc. premium

  • Lot 17Y
    An ivory netsuke of a monkey After Kaigyokusai Masatsugu, Osaka, late 19th century
    Sold for £5,250 (US$ 8,824) inc. premium

  • Lot 18Y
    An ivory netsuke of a seated monkey By Okatomo, Kyoto, early 19th century
    Sold for £9,375 (US$ 15,757) inc. premium

  • Lot 19
    A wood netsuke of a monkey By Kano Tomokazu, Gifu, early 19th century
    Sold for £6,000 (US$ 10,084) inc. premium

  • Lot 20
    A fine wood netsuke of three monkeys By Naito Toyomasa (1773-1856), Tanba, early 19th century
    Sold for £63,650 (US$ 106,984) inc. premium

  • Lot 21
    A wood netsuke of a cockerel By Hara Shugetsu II, 19th century
    Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,151) inc. premium

  • Lot 22Y
    A wood netsuke of a recumbent boar Late 18th century
    Sold for £2,375 (US$ 3,991) inc. premium

  • Lot 23Y
    An ivory netsuke of a running wild boar Style of Okatomo, Kyoto, late 18th/early 19th century
    Sold for £4,000 (US$ 6,723) inc. premium

  • Lot 24Y
    An ivory netsuke of a wild boar By Kunitomo, Kyoto, 18th century
    Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,781) inc. premium

  • Lot 25Y
    An ivory netsuke of a running boar Style of Okatomo, Kyoto, late 18th/early 19th century
    Sold for £16,250 (US$ 27,313) inc. premium

  • Lot 26Y
    A lacquered ivory netsuke of a duck By Ryugyoku, late 19th/early 20th century
    Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,785) inc. premium

  • Lot 27
    A lacquered wood netsuke of a gull By Koma Kansai, 19th century
    Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,311) inc. premium

  • Lot 28
    A wood netsuke of the fukura suzume ('Tongue-cut Sparrow') By Hide, 19th century
    Sold for £1,750 (US$ 2,941) inc. premium

  • Lot 29Y
    An ivory netsuke of a formalised sparrow By Shoyusai, Kyoto, early 19th century
    Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,252) inc. premium

  • Lot 30Y
    An ivory netsuke of quail on millet After Okatomo, Kyoto, 19th century
    Sold for £7,250 (US$ 12,185) inc. premium

  • Lot 31Y
    An ivory netsuke of a fugu (blow-fish) By Bashusai Keiun, (1912-1987), Kyoto and Uji, 20th century
    Sold for £4,375 (US$ 7,353) inc. premium

  • Lot 32Y
    An ivory netsuke of a cat on a desiccated fish Late 18th/early 19th century
    Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,882) inc. premium

  • Lot 33Y
    An ivory netsuke of several edible fish By Moritoshi, late 19th century
    Sold for £5,625 (US$ 9,454) inc. premium

  • Lot 34Y
    An ivory netsuke of a himono (desiccated fish) Early 19th century
    Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,101) inc. premium

  • Lot 35Y
    An ivory netsuke of a fish and flower By Hogyoku, Edo/Tokyo, 19th century
    Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,252) inc. premium

  • Lot 36
    A small wood netsuke of a toad By Yukinao, Ise, 19th century
    Sold for £2,125 (US$ 3,571) inc. premium

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