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Netsuke of Mouse Gnawing on Candle

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm); W. 13/16 in. (2.1 cm); L. 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm)
Classification:
Netsuke
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Russell Sage, 1910
Accession Number:
10.211.53
Not on view
Signature: Ranichi
[ Adam Clark Vroman , Pasadena, CA , 1910; sold to Sage]. ; Margaret Olivia Sage , New York (1910; donated to MMA).
Paris. Centre Culturel du Marais. "Hokusai et son Temps," October 3, 1980–January 3, 1981.

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