An ivory netsuke of Taira no Koremochi and a hannya. Late 18th century

An ivory netsuke of Taira no Koremochi and a hannya. Late 18th century

After partying Koremochi has fallen asleep, while a hannya hovers above him, holding a maple branch in reference to the maple viewing (momijigari) on Mount Takao.
Height 5.7 cm

Lot 1028 D

Estimate:
600 € - 900 €

Result:
1.178 €