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Carved Boxwood Netsuke

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Boxwood Netsuke, Japan, mid 20th century, in the shape of a sumo wrestler performing a warm-up exercise, lacquered details, signed "Masatoshi," ht. 3 in.
Estimate $1,800-2,000

in good condition.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Buxus, Fashion accessories, Figurines, Human behavior, Japanese culture, Japanese lacquerware, Japanese porcelain, Netsuke, Rikishi, Sumo, Visual arts

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