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Carved Wood Netsuke

Auction:
3025B
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3025B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 15, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Wood Netsuke, Japan, 19th/20th century, in the shape of a cicada, lg. 2 7/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

a crack to right wing.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Cicada, Culture, Fashion accessories, Horse racing, Japanese lacquerware, Japanese porcelain, Netsuke, Nick Lamb, Ojime, Visual arts

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