Edo period (18th century) Shown standing with its feet together and head lowered and looking back to the left, the long, flowing tail sweeping around the back and forming the himotoshi in a compact composition 2 7/8in (7.3cm) high
Provenance: ex Joseph Seo collection ex Charles Greenfield collection
A similar example of a standing horse formerly in the collections of Frederick Meinertzhagen and Mark T. Hindson was sold Sotheby's, London, June 21, 1995, The Carlo Monzino Collection of Netsuke, Inro and Lacquer, Property of a Private Trust, lot 178.
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