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Netsuke Carved from a Fruit Pit

Auction:
2315
Lot:
427A
Sold for:
$176$150

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2315
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 22, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Netsuke Carved from a Fruit Pit, 19th century, figure of Benkei on horseback, reverse side carved with a diaper pattern, lg. 1 1/4 in.

Provenance: The New Orleans Museum of Art.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

New Orleans Museum of Art, Diaper, Japanese crafts, Netsuke

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