Netsuke of Human Figures - Woman Drying Herself, Japan
|Inventory Number:|| 41613|
|Object Type:|| |
|Place Created:|| Japan Asia
|Subject Classification(s):||Lewis Evans Collection By Collection|
|Brief Description:||Wooden netsuke with unequal cord holes.|
A naked lady drying herself with a towel. The legs and feet are very small. It represents a Chinese Lady hence the smallness of the feet and legs. See also Brockhaus P. 96. There is almost an exact representation (fig. 121). It is labelled To-bori, China Netsuke, aus dem Soken-Kisho.
|Provenance:||Presented by A. E. Gunther.
Hermann Gunther Collection of Medical Netsuke.
Glendining's 13/12/23. Lot 886.
Ex Colonel H. Streatfield Collection No. 162.|
|Collection Group:||Hermann Gunther Collection of Medical Netsuke|
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