A wood netsuke of acoiled dragon by Ikkan
Lot 2002
A wood netsuke of a coiled dragon By Ikkan, Nagoya, Edo period (19th century)
Sold for US$ 11,875 inc. premium
Lot Details
A wood netsuke of a coiled dragon
By Ikkan, Nagoya, Edo period (19th century)
The serpentine dragon curled in compact loops with its head at the top and its legs held close to the body emanating flames, the wood with a rich, warm patina, signed in an oval reserve Ikkan
1 3/8in (3.5cm) wide

Footnotes

  • Published:
    Netsuke Kenkyukai Study Journal, vol. 11, #4, Winter, 1991, pg.11, fig. 9
Activities
Contacts
  1. Jeff Olson
    Specialist - Japanese Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, 10022
    United States
    Work +1 212 461 6516
    FaxFax: +1 212 644 9007