Both are wearing Kimonos with elaborate design. The larger one is holding floral basket with the right hand and a beautifully carved chain on the left. The other holding a finely carved umbrella with the right hand and smelling a beautiful flower with the left. Signed on the based in reserve. Large... [more]
Standing figure with one leg bent on a turned over table wearing kimono. One hand holding a samurai sword still in its sheath. Marking on base.
Height: 6.7 in. (17 cm)
The man struggles to hold two rambunctious children and a frog, the older child taunts the younger by lowering a crab onto his head, details stained dark, signed Chikusetsu.
Japanese, Late 19th century
Height: 5.2 in. (13.3 cm) [more]