As part of our Japanese Works of art collection we are delighted to offer this lovely little Japanese Ivory Okimono from the Meiji period and depicting a seated Monkey trainer, the artist has captured in great detail the Sarumawashi ( Monkey trainer ) seated with one hand upon the monkeys back as he climbs over his legs , a leash tied around the monkeys neck to keep him in line , finely detailed throughout and artist signed to the underside in a two character incised signature that reads “Tomokazu”.
Lovely colour and fine condition.
Height: 1.38″ 3.5 cm
Width: 1.37″ 3.4 cm
Depth: 1″ 2.7 cm
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