Tengu No Tamago The Hatching of Tengu, Netsuke

Bazan, Japan
Date: 1833-1897
Materials: Wood
Credit: Gift of Anna Goodrich Waters and David M. Goodrich, in memory of Robert C. Pruyn
Accession Number: 1952.12.98
Bazan was from the Gifu district and generally carved in wood. His favorite subjects came from nature, and his best-known works depict decaying fruit with insects.