Statue depicting skeleton dancing and woman playing instrument

Made:
Japan
maker:
Unknown

Ivory statue, depicting a skeleton dancing and holding a fan, and a woman sitting and playing an instrument, signed, Japanese

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A641359
Materials:
complete, ivory
type:
statue
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sculpture
credit:
Puttick and Simpson Limited
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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