Netsuke - Blind Man
Netsuke - Blind Man
Netsuke - Blind Man
Netsuke - Blind Man

Netsuke - Blind Man

Regular price
Guide Price: £2,500.00
Sale price
£2,500.00

A wood figure depicting a blind man leaning over his box, the feeling conveyed in the netsuke is striking for such a small sculpture; with a gentle twist in the figure's torso and dropped left shoulder, the carver conveys a sense of pain and toil. His expressive face is very recognisable, combined with the tone of the wood and distinctive himotoshi it suggests the Shugetsu circle of carvers. Whoever created it, it is a netsuke full of character and life.

Unsigned – attributed to the Shugetsu school

Early 19th century

Height – 3.6cm

Width – 2.7cm

Depth – 2.2cm

If you are interested in purchasing this netsuke you can contact me via the details below.

Phone or Whatsapp: +447534 423 803

Email: robert@willford-ja.co.uk 

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