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Collection

SÔMEI

(Japan  – )

Title
Netsuke in the form of a seated man, three children and a crane
Other titles:
Group of figures including seated man, three children and a crane
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
carved ivory
Dimensions

3.4 x 4.7 x 4.3 cm

Signature & date
Signed base, in Japanese, ink, incised " Sômei". Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941
Accession number
7159.31
Location
Not on display