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Ivory Carving

Auction:
2574B
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2574B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Ivory Carving, Japan, 19th century, finely carved and stained seated figure of Hotei, holding a fan, next to his bag filled with geta and rats, signed on base, ht. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Crack to bottom of Hotei, crack on side of head and on the back of sack, repairs to fan.

Keywords

Japan, Bodhisattvas, Budai, Buddhas, Ivory carving

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