Netsuke – Hotei on a Boat
Netsuke – Hotei on a Boat
Netsuke – Hotei on a Boat
Netsuke – Hotei on a Boat

Netsuke – Hotei on a Boat

Regular price
Guide Price: £1,750.00
Sale price
£1,750.00

A large wood netsuke depicting a content looking Hotei laid on a boat. Laidback with one arm behind his head and the other resting on his large belly. His sleeves trail down the sides of the boat. The surface of the boat is nicely worked with wood grain covering the entire surface, the himotoshi formed by one small and one large circular hole.

Signed, Shomin (carved) in a round reserve

Mid to late 19th century

Length: 7.6cm

Width: 3cm

Depth: 3.2cm

Similar example:

12th May 2010, Japanese Art and Design, Lot 152, sold for £1,500.

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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