A Nagoya school cherry wood netsuke of a tanuki and a hunter, by Ittan. Mid-19th century

A Nagoya school cherry wood netsuke of a tanuki and a hunter, by Ittan. Mid-19th century

A screaming hunter is smothered by the distended scrotum of a tanuki, the small badger standing on top, the underside carefully carved with the feet and the hand of the hunter, his hood and a gun. Signed Ittan with kaô.
Height 2.2 cm; width 3.2 cm

Lot 682 Nα

Schätzpreis:
500 € - 600 €

Ergebnis:
620 €