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The supernatural served as a popular source of inspiration in netsuke art. Traditionally, the Japanese loved ghost stories. Their mythologies and legends are filled with tales of ghosts and spirits. Ghosts are often depicted with long hair, flowing clothes, beckoning hands, and bodies trailing away in mists. The image shows a beautifully carved netsuke of a woman’s ghost (9.5 x 2.5 cm) carved of box wood by an unknown artist in the nineteenth century.

The supernatural served as a popular source of inspiration in netsuke art. Traditionally, the Japanese loved ghost stories. Their mythologies and legends are filled with tales of ghosts and spirits. Ghosts are often depicted with long hair, flowing.

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IVORY CARVING, ca. The ivory sphere finely carved with a young prince among five masters or immortals and a dragon and foo lion, no doubt illustrating a scene from Japanese legend.

Gama sennin - Signed YOSHITOMO. Ivory Netsuke are the most prized Japanese miniature carvings representing legends or imaginary animals. 7.1cm.

Ivory Netsuke are the most prized Japanese miniature carvings representing legends or imaginary animals.

Kakita's Sword

Artifacts of the Tomb of the Seven Thunders

dragon emperor - Pesquisa Asian fantasy art - Legend of 5 Rings inspired -

Iron Tsuba depicting a dragon by the Echizen Kinei group of tsuba makers from the cool of David W. Easley

Iron Tsuba depicting a dragon by the Echizen Kinei group of tsuba makers from the cool of David W.

19c netsuke IKKAKU SENNIN with princess Sendarama

netsuke IKKAKU SENNIN with princess Sendarama (item detailed views)

"Keitaku, Celestial Sword of the Phoenix," by Steve Argyle

Steve Argyle - Legend of the Five Rings release - The Shadow’s Embrace Celestial Sword of the Phoenix (Experienced), card # The Legend of the Five Rings expansion The Shadow’s Embrace was.

19c netsuke resting ASHINAGA

19c netsuke resting ASHINAGA

Shitakiri suzume - Signed MASATSUGU. Ivory Netsuke are the most prized Japanese miniature carvings representing legends or imaginary animals. 6.1cm.

Ivory Netsuke are the most prized Japanese miniature carvings representing legends or imaginary animals.

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