A wood netsuke of a swimming carp Late 18th/early 19th century
Lot 168
A wood netsuke of a swimming carp Late 18th/early 19th century
Sold for £2,125 (US$ 3,571) inc. premium
Auction Details
A wood netsuke of a swimming carp Late 18th/early 19th century
Lot Details
A wood netsuke of a swimming carp
Late 18th/early 19th century
Struggling to progress upstream amid turbulent waves, forming a compact composition in slightly-worn wood which bears a fine patina, the eyes inlaid, unsigned.
5.1cm (2in).

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  • 木彫根付 上昇鯉 無銘 18世紀後期/19世紀前期
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