An Osaka school ivory netsuke of two monkeys and an octopus. Second half 19th century

An Osaka school ivory netsuke of two monkeys and an octopus. Second half 19th century

The larger animal standing in an agitated pose and wearing a sumo wrestler’s apron while a summersaulting octopus encircles its tentacles around a tiny monkey standing on its head. Eye pupils of the octopus of black horn.
Height 3.4 cm

Lot 930 N

Estimate:
700 € - 900 €

Result:
1.116 €