International Netsuke Society Journal - 2018

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.

Fall 2018 Issue

Members - click here for the Digital Edition

  • President's Letter
  • Chapters
  • Buyōkiseru - Battle Pipes
    Rosemary Bandini
  • The Armchair Collector: Parody in Netsuke
    Richard Hieronymus
  • Tsunayoshi: The Dog Shogun
    Neil Holton
  • Art Names Talk, Signatures Speak: Masatoshi
    Komada Makiko
  • On the Continent
    Gabor Wilhelm
  • Sentoku Inrō Decorated with Shintō Tama Beads and Ancient Chinese Mottoes
    Heinz and Else Kress

Cover: 
Ikkaku carrying Lady Senderama. Signed Hidemasa. R. Hieronymus collection. Photo © 2018 Malcolm Rooke-Burdon See P21.
Summer 2018 Issue

Members - click here for the Digital Edition

  • President's Letter
  • Chapters
  • Kyoto or Satsuma?
    Alain Ducros
  • Our Lady of the Waves, Part 2
    Adelaida Sánchez Rus
  • Netsuke Metamorphosis: A visit to the Contemporary Netsuke Carving Class
    Kazuko Nakanishi Ficara
  • The Little-Known World of Ivory Okimono Craftsmen
    Komada Makiko and Komada Ryushi
  • My First Year as a Netsuke Collector
    Henrik Liljenberg-Hansson
  • A Look at Five Netsuke Excavated from the Tomb of Daimyo Matsudaira Tadao, 1673-1736, as well as at similar netsuke from modern collections
    Heinz and Else Kress
  • In Memoriam
  • Membership Form
  • Index of Advertisers

Cover: 
Shishi, ivory, signed Gechu (see page 16, Fig. 12).
Spring 2018 Issue

Members - click here for the Digital Edition

  • President's Letter
  • INS Financials
  • Chapters
  • Exhibition
  • Mermaids East and West: Ningyo Netsuke and Their Western Cousins
  • Alison Luchs
  • Our Lady of the Waves, Part 1
    Adelaida Sánchez Rus
  • Auctions
  • Finn Daley Roberts
  • In Memoriam
  • Membership Form
  • Back Issues
  • Index of Advertisers

Cover: 
Ningyo on clam shell, Hideharu, mid-19th century, wood, van Ham, Cologne. (see p. 29, fig. 20)
Winter 2018 Issue

Members - click here for the Digital Edition

  • President's Letter
  • Chapter
  • Exhibition
  • Genryosai Minkoku,
  • an Early Edo Netsukeshi, Part 3
    Giovanni Rimondi
  • TORA ga ISHI: The Stone of Tora
    Christopher Beamer
  • Contemporary Netsuke-shi Alexander Derkachenko
    Elvira Vergun
  • On the Continent
    Gabor Wilhelm
  • Auctions
    Oliver Moss
  • A Look at Old-Fashioned Inro Described in 1705 by a Kyoto Makie-shi
    Heinz and Else Kress
  • Children's Sumo
    Yukari Yoshida

Cover: 
Chohi and Kan'u. Ivory manju, signed Genryosai Minkoku. Property of the Ashmolean Museum, published with permission. Article begins on page 9

Please visit Paragon Book Gallery to order back issues!

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software