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by Bakurae
Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:59 am
Forum: Subjects & Legends in Japanese Art
Topic: Junishi
Replies: 44
Views: 1066

Re: Junishi

What a great batch! I'd have a hard time voting for best-in-show.
by Bakurae
Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Subjects & Legends in Japanese Art
Topic: Junishi
Replies: 44
Views: 1066

Re: Junishi

A great one, Luigi. Sigh.
by Bakurae
Tue Feb 13, 2018 11:56 pm
Forum: Subjects & Legends in Japanese Art
Topic: Junishi
Replies: 44
Views: 1066

Re: Junishi

Glad you're better, Judy. I love your little pup. Mine is indeed porcelain. I'll post some more photos in the ceramic netsuke section, with a few comparisons, once I get time; and will keep an eye out for one with similar hairwork for you. I've seen them occasionally.
by Bakurae
Mon Feb 12, 2018 3:03 am
Forum: Coffee Lounge
Topic: Some light reading for the coffee break
Replies: 67
Views: 3481

Re: Some light reading for the coffee break

Too bad we won't get to see those for five years now. I wonder if they'll manage to put up a small interim display of Bushell netsuke selections before 2023.
by Bakurae
Sun Feb 11, 2018 2:57 am
Forum: Coffee Lounge
Topic: Some light reading for the coffee break
Replies: 67
Views: 3481

Re: Some light reading for the coffee break

Well, as usual you have sharpened our attention, Piers! Good that we're up and running again.
by Bakurae
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:22 am
Forum: Subjects & Legends in Japanese Art
Topic: Junishi
Replies: 44
Views: 1066

Re: Junishi

The Forum has been eerily quiet of late. Just to make sure it's not just an electronic glitch, I'll reopen the celebration of the Year of the Dog with a humble example. There are some great ones up above, and perhaps more will follow. Where is everybody???
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by Bakurae
Wed Jan 31, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Elephant Ivory
Topic: Interesting article on ivory and dating ivory...
Replies: 20
Views: 3503

Re: Interesting article on ivory and dating ivory...

A whole series of articles by experts on ivory--analysis, conservation, historical and cultural importance around the world, contemporary legal and moral issues--has recently appeared in the January issue of Curator: The Museum Journal. The table of contents will give an idea: http://onlinelibrary.w...
by Bakurae
Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: Subjects & Legends in Japanese Art
Topic: Subject Quiz
Replies: 19
Views: 513

Re: Subject Quiz

Wonderful expression, whoever he may be.
by Bakurae
Sat Jan 20, 2018 2:15 am
Forum: Authenticity
Topic: Working Figure
Replies: 14
Views: 465

Re: Working Figure

Really nice, Hendrik, for the wear and for the weary but determined look.
by Bakurae
Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Coffee Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday MakkaPakka
Replies: 11
Views: 333

Re: Happy Birthday MakkaPakka

Here's to a great new year for you!

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