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Title

Figure of a man with a hen and a rooster (okimono)

19th century


Artist

Kyûichi

Japan


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

19th century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

carved ivory, stained


Dimensions

6.0 x 6.5 x 3.8 cm


Signature & date

Signed base, in Japanese, ink [incised in form of a rectangle hanging from a branch] "Kyûichi". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7159.23


Artist information

Kyûichi

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan