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Monkey Netsuke by Sergei Osipov.

The Thinking Monkey netsuke (via osipovnetsuke)

The Curious Monkey netsuke

The Curious Monkey netsuke. Netsuke by Sergey Osipov.

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Snow Monkeys another non Japanese netsuke. Haand carved box & stained boxwood and buffalo horn by susan Wraight

colección | El Museo Metropolitano de Arte

colección | El Museo Metropolitano de Arte

JAPANESE CARVED AND INLAID IVORY NETSUKE Contemporary. Signed Kangyoku. Of a monkey, scratching its head and holding a biwa fruit.

Monkey, scratching its head and holding a biwa fruit.

japanese aesthetics:  Netsuke. Ivory and bone , early 20th century, Japan. The RöhsskaMuseum, of Design, Fashion and Decorative Arts, Sweden. According to legend the islands of Japan rest on a giant fish, Namazu, whose all-too-lively quivering causes devastating earthquakes. The god Kadori Myojin is depicted on this netsuke as an ape riding on Namazu. In order to prevent catastrophe, he tries to keep the unruly fish calm with the aid of a magic gourd. Originally a simple piece of wood with…

Ivory and bone , early century, Japan. The RöhsskaMuseum, of…

Singe suçant son pouce  Netsuke ( 根付 ) en ivoire datant du 19eme siècle.

Singe suçant son pouce Netsuke ( 根付 ) en ivoire datant du 19eme siècle.

Monkey netsuke, carved from a tagua nut

Netsuke of a Monkey carved from tagua nut with inlaid eyes by Sergey Osipov x x cm)

Monkeys and Wasp | LACMonkeys and Wasp Masanao II (Miyake) (Japan, 1848-1922) Japan, late 19th-early 20th century Costumes; Accessories Wood with inlays 1 5/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 3/16 in. (3.4 x 3.3 x 3.0 cm) Raymond and Frances Bushell Collection (AC1998.249.27) Japanese Art

Monkeys and Wasp LACMonkeys and Wasp Masanao II (Miyake) (Japan, Japan, late century Costumes; Accessories Wood with inlays 1 x 1 x 1 in. x x cm) Raymond and Frances Bushell Collection

"It's Cold" The Monkey netsuke by Sergei Osipov. Go to web page to see 12 views/close-ups of the netsuke.

"It's Cold" The Monkey netsuke by Sergei Osipov. Go to web page to see 12 views/close-ups of the netsuke.

JAPANESE CARVED WOOD NETSUKE 19TH/20TH CENTURY depicting a group of three rats tumbling over each other in an elaborate composition, with inlaid eyes, signed Tomokazu 4.5cm high

JAPANESE CARVED WOOD NETSUKE 19TH/20TH CENTURY depicting a group of three rats tumbling over each other in an elaborate composition, with inlaid eyes, signed Tomokazu 4.5cm high

The Adam Binder Club Website

The Adam Binder Club Website

TAGUA NUT NETSUKE — SQUID & TAI-FISH. By Sergey Osipov. Inshore Squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) eye inlaid with mother-of pearl from black-lip pearl oyster (Pinctada margaritifera). Fish eye from amber. Natural himatoshi created by squid legs. Signature engraved in an amber reserve. You can observe the carving process for this figurine.

Squid and Tai-fish netsuke The Inshore Squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) and Tai-fish. This netsuke carved from tagua nut and stained. Squid eye is inlaid with mother-of-pearl from the black-lip pearl oyster (Pinctada margaritifera). Fish eye from amber.

A Japanese netsuke of the three wise monkeys (Japan)

A Japanese netsuke of the three wise monkeys (Japan)

Netsuke (cowering monkey peering through fingers) by Sergei Osipov.

See, speak, and hear no evil all in one netsuke.

A gold ojime in the shape of a monkey By Juko/Toshimitsu, 19th century

A gold ojime in the shape of a monkey By Juko/Toshimitsu, century

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