Lot 16: An ivory netsuke of a monkey.
December 7, 2012
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: By Sadayoshi, Osaka, 19th century. Boldly etched and stained hair-work, holding a peach, seated on a smooth section of bamboo. Signed in an irregular cartouche, Sadayoshi. 1 3/4in (4.5cm). Provenance: Purchased at Glendining, London, June 6, 1968; Lot 5. Appears to be the same piece illustrated in the MCI on page 689.