JAPANESE IVORY FIGURE OF TRAVELING MERCHANT SIGNED Japanese hand carved ivory figure depicting a traveling merchant or craftsman carrying masks, baskets and bowls. He is wearing layered robe with etched polychromed patterns. Signed to bottom Jiang Chuan.
JAPANESE CARVED IVORY OKIMONO GAMA SENNIN Japanese carved ivory okimono of Gama Sennin (Toad Immortal), late 19th C., depicted in his lily pad motif robe and leaf skirt, two toads on his shoulders; a monkey paws at his robes in a begging gesture. Monochrome stain to enhance details. Cartouche of signature on underside. Includes base. Provenance: Private Minnesota estate. Weight: 252g without base Size: 6.25" without base