A marine ivory shunga netsuke of a seated man. Late 19th century
Seated, a karako standing to his right, both cheerfully laughing as they look at a string of coins laid across the man's erect penis. Finely and meticulously carved, partly stained. Probably a work of the Tomochika school.
Height 4.4 cm
Collection Karl M. Schwarz (1926-2007), Vienna
Illustrated in: Karl M. Schwarz, Netsuke Subjects, Vienna 1992, p. 87, no. 218