A 55 mm Kirin carved from a piece of amber.

 

signed : Hako

 

Eyes inlaid in horn.

 

 

A piece of two toned driftwood.

Two little metal spiders of silver and gold.

 

carved by W. Müller. ( ichi yama )


A nice Daikoku.

Yakimono netsuke.

19th century.

 

 

 

 

 

Hirado Sennin.

My favourite netsuke.

19th century.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blue and white inro.

Yakimono.

Meiji.

 

Thank you Marco,

this one is great.

Chawan made of staghorn.

Signed with my seal.

ca 1998

A rockcrystal aubergine.

Mounted in silver.

 

ca 2001

 

cucumber

centipede

 

2018

 

 

A skull made of marine ivory.

 

ca 2001.

 

 

 

 

Kappamask.

Silver.

 

ca 1999

 

 

 

 

                 Sennin, boxwood.

                 Early 19th century.

 

 

 

 

Asakusa school.

Manju.

Hojo Clan.

19th century.

 

 

 

A blackwood mask .

Ikkaku sennin?

 

ex. coll. Jatzlau

ex. coll. Müller

early 19th c.

 

Fukurukoju

 

A wonderful staghorn

carving.

 

19 th century

 

I made a stand for the poor man.

 

 

 

An old gilded shishi menuki,

made to a manju of

natural colored !! staghorn.

 

 

 

 

 

cucumber

wasp and slug

 

2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wonderful old manju

with a flying dragon.

 

19th century

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Onimask.

Bronce and silver.

 

ca 1999

Toad.

Frog.

Toad.

Frog.

Toad.

Frog.

 

I love them.

 

Toad

Frog.....

 

Sashi.

Staghorn, horned dragon. Signed with my seal.

2018.  Himotoshi is through the mouth.


Bambuku chagama.

Ebony.

Inlays of boxwood,

silver and bakelith.

 

Carved 2017

 

Flames are going around the pot and some firewood

is underneath.

The himotoshi is hidden under the lid.

Boarstusk.

 

Oni at rest.

 

Square himotoshi .

 

2001

A rare netsuke made

of a fuchigashira.

 

Soten school.

18th century.

A very large old menuki with a running horse.

 

I made a chokaro netsuke.

 

Large one .

 Ivory.

ca 1995

If I had a hammer.

 

Poor neighbours.

 

Boxwood handle

dragon.

 

2000

Iron Tsuba.

I chisseled a toad in 5mm iron.

 

1988

 

signed, but I do not know the text exactly after the long time.

 

Patinated by Wolfgang Müller.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A boxwood dog doing its business.

The "part" is movable .

Eyes of acryl.

Ex.coll. Müller

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Boxwood monster mask with

some milkteeth of my daughters.

 

I did not pull them out!!!

 

1998

Oniojime, blackwood, acryl.

A very tall ashinaga .

Boxwood.

15cm

 

Signed.

2018

 

Inlaid eyes and pupils

 

 

 

 

A blackwood bowl with a sweetment in it.

 

inscribed HARIBO

ex.coll.Müller

 

 

ca 1990

 

 

 

Kappa sitting on a clam.

 

He is clever and did not get

his foot caught by the clamshell. Therefore he shows his little tounge.

 

Boxwood, coral, stag, horn.

2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Old pouch with

original tobacco inside. (mjam)

 

Kanamono of boxwood and

horn.

 

 

 

 

Stockrose.

Tooth of a whale.

Signed with my seal.

 

1998.

Never give it away.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second hammer.

Eagle.

 

Boxwood handle.

2001

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Another toad.

Silver bowl and silver plate.

Kagamibuta.

 

Signed Hayen

2002

Soft wood with some pigment.

 

Shoki and Oni.

Andy Jordan had an old  netsuke in

ivory, a very good piece I think

and I decided to make  one in 10cm

for me.

 

2016.

Szepter .

Menuki in form of a squash.

 

The wood comes from an aquarian

and fish shop.

 

ca 20 cm long

 

1995

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tigerojime, boxwood,horn.

A selfportrait.

Boxwood.

 

I made it in 2001 and now, when I got

the netsuke back, I transformed one

side of the face into a skull.

 

Very soft corners, so it is nice to handle.