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Carved Boxwood Netsuke

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
385
Sold for:
$523$425

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

Description:

Carved Boxwood Netsuke, Japan, 19th century, "the frustrated rat catcher" with a rat under a basket and another running over his shoulder, unsigned, wd. 2 in.
Estimate $700-900

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, Culture, Fashion accessories, Figurines, Japanese lacquerware, Japanese porcelain, Netsuke, Plants, Rat, Rat-catcher, Visual arts

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