Gomasuri Tengu A wood netsuke of Gomasuri Tengu, 19th century This netsuke describes a ‘good’ Tengu who blends medicine to heal people in ill health. The back and especially his hair and wings are carved with great detail.
Fukurokuju: God of Wisdom netsuke - 1 From the Raymond and Frances Bushell Collection at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Photographed in the Netsuke Room of the Japanese Pavilion.
Ivory Manju netsuke with Enma o & Jizo Bosatsu signed Ono Ryomin. Outstanding ivory 2 section manju netsuke with Enma O & Jizo Bosatsu crossing the river Sanzu followed (on reverse) by an oni holdinr their shoes suspended from his staff. The detail is fantastic with even a tiny inset red bead representing the bait on his fishing hook. Signed on the post on reverse Ono Ryomin with Kakihan. 2 similar are in the Ashmolean