SHIGARAKI LYING DOWN FEMALE TANUKI

 

 

SHIGARAKI LYING DOWN FEMALE TANUKI (Dealer: hotoke antiques) – Old Shigaraki pottery ware okimono of lying down female raccoon dog with a carved seal of ‘Rian’, probably made by Rian The first (Fujiwara Tetsuzo, 1876-1966) as the father of Shigaraki tanuki okimono. Early 20th century, Japan. Profound make in unique laid-back style with such quite a humorous face. In fine antique condition, with aged deterioration and some damage as is. approx. 37 x 19 x 19cm (14.56 x 7.48 x 7.48in)

 

 

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#08013

 

 

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