Young frog in two shades of green. For the Japanese, frogs are often considered to bring good fortune and safe travels. Hand carved and painted. Sits on a zabuton. Atsushi Tanaka is an award winning wood sculptor known for his charming illustrations of everyday life in Japan. His studio is on a small island off the coast of Shikoku. Comes in a board box signed by the artist.
Wood: Shinanoki (Tilia Japonica)
Made in Japan.
Measurements: H2.75 x L2.0 x W1.57