Interesting okimono of a man holding a broom in his left hand while his right arm is up holding a basket placed on his head.
In the basket sits a boy holding an axe over his left shoulder. The man carries a gourd tight to his belt on his right side.
The carving is precise and well executed. signs of age
19th Century - C. 1870
Overall good condition with age cracks and restoration on the two feet See pictures for details
French private collection
- walrus ivory
- Meiji period (1868-1912)
- Region/ Country of origin
- Artist/ Maker
- Title of artwork
- Peasant with boy in a basket
- Good condition, see description
- 21.4×6.5×4 cm