Netsuke of Human Figures - Skeleton with Grave Post, Japan
|Inventory Number:|| 50972|
|Object Type:|| |
|Place Created:|| Japan Asia
|Subject Classification(s):||Lewis Evans Collection By Collection|
|Brief Description:||Wooden netsuke with no special cord holes.|
A Skeleton standing erect and holding a grave post with his two hands. The grave post is as tall as the skeleton. A short grave post rests against his left knee. Both grave posts are inscribed.
|Provenance:||Presented by A. E. Gunther.
Hermann Gunther Collection of Medical Netsuke.
Bought from W. Williams, 189, Railway Approach, Shepherds Bush 24/1/30.
Ex Mrs Warwick Collection (Sotheby's 12/12/29 Lot 103).
Ex James Gurney Collection.|
|Collection Group:||Hermann Gunther Collection of Medical Netsuke|
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