A large ivory okimono-style netsuke of Ashinaga And Tenaga By Chikuyosai Tomochika II, Edo, late 19th century

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A large ivory okimono-style netsuke of Ashinaga And Tenaga
By Chikuyosai Tomochika II, Edo, late 19th century

Sold for £ 3,125 (US$ 3,951) inc. premium
A large ivory okimono-style netsuke of Ashinaga And Tenaga
By Chikuyosai Tomochika II, Edo, late 19th century
Signed Tomochika.
12cm (4¾in) high.

Footnotes

  • 象牙彫根付 足長手長 銘「友親」 19世紀後期

    Published:
    Katchen, N7, vol.1, p.303, no.K972.

    Tenaga seated on his companion's back, reaching down one of his long arms to grab a tentacle of an octopus which curls around the legs of his friend, the ivory lightly stained.
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A large ivory okimono-style netsuke of Ashinaga And Tenaga By Chikuyosai Tomochika II, Edo, late 19th century
A large ivory okimono-style netsuke of Ashinaga And Tenaga By Chikuyosai Tomochika II, Edo, late 19th century
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