International Netsuke Society Journal

One of the great benefits of joining the International Netsuke Society is the quarterly journal which the society publishes.  Articles are written by various collectors, scholars and dealers of netsuke.  Published with high quality papers, the journal is handsome as well as being extremely informative and educational.
Summer 2015 Issue

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  • President's Letter
  • Baltimore Convention Bulletin
  • Chapters
  • INS Forum Highlights
    Pat Calhoun
  • Rusu Moyo
    Neil K. Davey
  • The Enigmatic Tsunemasa
    Jiri M. Mestecky
  • Natasha Popova
    Luigi B. Olliaro
  • Auctions
    Oliver Moss
  • In Memoriam
  • Membership Form
  • Index of Advertisers
  • Correction
Spring 2015 Issue

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  • President's Letter
  • INS Baltimore Convention Bulletin
  • INS Forum Highlights
    Pat Calhoun
  • A Tale of Two Kinkos
    David S. White
  • Discovering Naohiro
    Giovanni Rimondi
  • Auctions
  • Finn Daley Roberts
  • Six Pages of Design Drawings Used to Decorate One Carved Black Lacquer Inro
    Else and Heinz Kress
  • Book Review:
    Lac Lacquer Lacquest
    Peter J. Flagg
  • Memoriam
  • Membership Form
  • Index of Advertisers
Winter 2015 Issue

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  • President's Letter
  • Chapters
  • INS Forum Highlights
    Pat Calhoun
  • Questions and Answers
  • Yukari Yoshida and Joseph Kurstin
  • Amazing Devices in Movable Netsuke:
    Why and How: Beyond Toys
    Ikuko Kimura, Tadamine Nakagawa, and Tsuyoshi Asoh
  • Inro and Their Design Drawings , as Documented in Yoyusai's Workshop Books Dated 1801-1841, Part 2
  • Else and Heinz Kress
  • Auctions
    Douglas J.K. Wright
  • On the Continent
    Gabor Wilhelm
  • Membership Form
  • Index of Advertisers
  • Back Issues
Summer 2014 Issue Summer 2014 Issue
  • President's Letter
  • INS Forum Highlights
    Pat Calhoun
  • Questions and Answers
  • Yukari Yoshida and Joseph Kurstin
  • Georges Weil: Renaissance Man and Kyoto Carver Reincarnate
    Michael J. Strone
  • Going Nuts for Cooper (not Gary)
    Franco Bellino
  • Manju at the Ashmolean
    Nigel Platt
  • Indian cotton print designs as decoration of “Portuguese” leather, made in Macao, and of Japanese metal and lacquer inro
    Else and Heinz Kress
  • On the Continent
    Gabor Wilhelm
  • Auctions
    Douglas J.K. Wright
  • Book Review
    Unsold Masterpieces:
              Netsuke by David M. Abel

  • Membership Form
Cover: “Meinertzhagen Kirin,” ivory, by Georges Weil. See p. 22.
Spring 2014 Issue
  • President's Letter
  • Chapters
  • Letters
  • Questions and Answers
  • Yukari Yoshida and Joseph Kurstin
  • INS Forum Highlights
    Pat Calhoun
  • Kyushu Netsuke
    Alain Ducros
  • An Artist's Prayer: The Work of Matt Kowollik
    Jeffrey Klotz
  • The Armchair Collector
    Takaashigani Sennin - One of a Kind?
    Richard Hieronymus
  • Black Lacquer Eighteenth Century Inro in the Shape of Antique Ink Tablets and Their Sixteenth Century Design Drawing
    Else and Heinz Kress
  • On the Continent
  • Gabor Wilhelm
  • In Memoriam
  • Membership Form
  • Index of Advertisers
  • Back Issues
Cover: Egg tester, wood, signed Shugetsu.  See p.26

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