By Gyokuyosai, Edo School, 19th century
Signed in an oval reserve: Gyokuyosai.
R. Aschberg collection.
E. Mellin collection.
Van Haeften collection, purchased at Christie's, London, 14 June 1989, lot 292.
Katchen, N7, vo.1, p.241, no.K373.
The shishi standing, its head lowered as it gnaws the leaves of a peony, two blooms attached to a divided.
Netsuke for sale. Price on application. Please include item stock number: net-1236