netsuke

Tamba school wood netsuke

19th century

tightly coiled dragon

1 1/4 in., 3.3 cm

a wood netsuke of a compact and finely carved coiling dragon, with a complex intertwining of the dragon's writhing coils and licking flames, with inlaid light horn eye, bearing a deep red-brown patina; unsigned

another view

kikumon

Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays by appointment only

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(212) 585-0474 or email
kem@scholten-japanese-art.com
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In order to adhere to New York State guidelines visitors are asked to wear face masks and practice social distancing.

site last updated
November 18, 2020

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
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