A rare boxwood netsuke of Kikujido By Horaku, Kyoto, 19th century
Lot 174
A rare boxwood netsuke of Kikujido By Horaku, Kyoto, 19th century
£2,500 - 3,000
US$ 4,200 - 5,000
Auction Details
A rare boxwood netsuke of Kikujido By Horaku, Kyoto, 19th century
Lot Details
A rare boxwood netsuke of Kikujido
By Horaku, Kyoto, 19th century
The poet shown as a young boy, lying curled on top of a large kiku bloom, a looped stalk trailing beneath with a large leaf attached and forming the himotoshi, signed Horaku.
3.5cm (1 3/8in).

Footnotes

  • 木彫根付 菊慈童 銘「宝楽」 19世紀
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