Netsuke - Boxwood - Snake with wide open jaws wrapping a pumpkin - Signed 'Arima Tomonobu' 有 馬友信 - Japan - 19th century
Netsuke school of Nagoya in boxwood depicting gourd with snake that winds it, with the body arched and the head raised high, and the mouth open with the tongue protruding.
Tomonobu signed in a rectangle.
Edo period (early 19th century).
In excellent condition.
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Fine Japanese Art auction lot 300, 10 Nov 2016
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Original certificate compiled by Luca Mastromauro, an expert in Japanese art, registered with Milan Chamber of Commerce (no. 2617), which will be shipped with the lot.
- XIXe siècle
- Région/Pays d’origine
- Titre de l’œuvre d’art
- Snake with gaping jaws wrapping around a pumpkin - Signed 'Arima Tomonobu' 有 馬友信
- Très bon état, voir la description
- 4×3.5×3 cm