Netsuke of Patient Undergoing Massage, by Yoshikazu, Japan, Mid 19th Century
|Inventory Number:|| 47782|
|Object Type:|| |
|Date Created:||Mid 19th Century|
|Place Created:|| Japan Asia
|Subject Classification(s):||Lewis Evans Collection By Collection|
|Brief Description:||Ivory netsuke with unequal cord holes.|
A blind amma massaging the left shoulder joint of his clint. The amma has a cyst on his head above the right eye. He holds the forearm of the client with his left hand. He wears a heori. The client draws up the left side of his face with pain. The client is unrobed to this middle.
Signed with signature incised within an oval catouche:-Yoshikazu.
|Provenance:||Presented by A. E. Gunther.
Hermann Gunther Collection of Medical Netsuke.
Bought from Yamanaka, 24/5/35.|
|Collection Group:||Hermann Gunther Collection of Medical Netsuke|