The European Chapter of the International Netsuke Society
“Slender, so slender its stalk bends under dew little yellow flower”
Matsuo Basho (1644-1694)
The various emotions of mankind-joy, anger, grief, pleasure
appear readily both on their faces and their forms.
Birds, beasts, insects, fish (and especially humans) have their own peculiar spirit.
Sleeping shojo by Tadamitsu, circa 1830
Discover more about Euronetsuke, the European Chapter of the International Netsuke Society, devoted to the study and appreciation of netsuke and its related art forms (inro, ojime, sagemono).
Please also visit the web-site of the
International Netsuke Society