A fine ivory okimono netsuke of Chôryô and Kôsekikô, by Hôshinsai, Second half 19th century
Chôryô, rising from the water on the back of a dragon and looking up to Kôsekikô who is crossing the river on the back of his horse, holding a scroll in his right hand. Inscribed Hôshinsai and seal Hôzan. Chipped.
Height 4.8 cm; width 4.0 cm
Nagel, Stuttgart, 16.5.2008, lot 1674