1950s Ivory Netsuke: Japanese Lady with Fan


Immerse yourself in the elegance of traditional Asian art with our exquisite ivory netsuke, depicting a Japanese lady gracefully holding a fan. This piece, a Chinese carving from the 1950s, reflects a beautiful fusion of cultural aesthetics. The craftsmanship is detailed with a moderate diaper pattern, intricately colored in shades of red, deep green, and black, bringing vibrancy and depth to the figure. Measuring 2" L x 1.5" W x 4.75" H, item code 882646, this netsuke stands as a testament to the meticulous artistry and rich cultural heritage of the era.


  • Material: Ivory
  • Theme: Japanese Lady with Fan
  • Origin: Chinese Carving
  • Era: Circa 1950s
  • Pattern: Moderate Diaper with Red, Green, & Black
  • Dimensions: 2" L x 1.5" W x 4.75" H
  • Item Code: 882646
  • Ethical Note: Acquired pre-1960s, honoring elephant conservation efforts