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Discussions and analysis of Elephant Ivory
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LUBlub
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Postby LUBlub » Sat Jan 28, 2012 4:23 pm

chonchon...there is one signature made with same technic of the holes in the middle button?...who is capable to "read" and understand?...is not a casual decoration, the artist was so skill...
Excellence in netsuke art don't need signature or pedigree, or age, only quality, aesthetics, beauty.

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Vlad
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Postby Vlad » Sat Jan 28, 2012 4:33 pm


It does look like a signature now once you pointed it out, dosn't it?! Very interesting indeed!
"Man sieht nur, was man weiß" - "One sees only what one knows". Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)

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chonchon
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Postby chonchon » Sat Jan 28, 2012 5:02 pm

Hmmm.... You might be right. Stupidly I sold this
Netsuke last year without taking the signature possibility
seriously.
Piers

Size is something.


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