Circa 1860


Carved with great detail and expression, the puppy barking with open-worked mouth and teeth, the eyes double inlaid, the spots engraved and stained, the fruit with an inlay of coral,  signed.


L. 3. 6 cm across

Private collection, France
With us, pre-2021

Adorable Netsuke of a piebald Dog Puppy with Loquat (biwa) Fruit by Rantei