An ivory kiseruzutsu. Late 19th century Of musôzutsu type, carved with a rakan seated on a rock and holding a book, as if giving instructions to a monkey in front of him wearing a leafy apron and grinding medicinal herbs, a spoon next to him and a basket with leaves and a feather fan. Signed Tômin and a gold seal reading no in (seal of). Length 21.1 cm This lot contains materials which require a CITES licence for export outside of the EU contract countries. We would like to inform you that such licenses are usually not granted.