A JAPANESE MASK NETSUKE OF A LARGE OKAME, BY HARA SHUGETSU, 19TH CENTURY
polished dark stained fruitwood, one himotoshi with inlaid ring in green stained stag antler, signed 'Hara Shugetsu Shizan saku'
A rare signature, perhaps to distinguish himself from his father, also a carver of mask netsuke.
Peter E. Müller Japanese Mask Collection No.124
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