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Ivory Netsuke of a fox (kitsune) disguised as a woman
Ivory Netsuke of a fox (kitsune) disguised as a woman - Asian Art & Antiques Style Ivory Netsuke of a fox (kitsune) disguised as a woman -
Ref : 76172
1 600 €
Period :
18th century
Provenance :
Japan
Medium :
Ivory
Dimensions :
H. 3.11 inch
Asian Art & Antiques  - Ivory Netsuke of a fox (kitsune) disguised as a woman 18th century - Ivory Netsuke of a fox (kitsune) disguised as a woman
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Ivory Netsuke of a fox (kitsune) disguised as a woman

Ivory with clear patina kitsune represents the fox often disguised or accompanying a deity is a symbolic animal of Japanese customs. Finely chiseled, head turned to the left, and leaning on a cane the overall expression is of great realism. Unsigned. Edo period 18/19th century.

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