• Lot 500

    Three netsuke in different materials

    19TH CENTURY

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    Three netsuke in different materials
    19th century
    The first an ivory netsuke depicting Hotei sitting on an oval base leaning on his treasure sack, smiling, with his robes open at the waist exposing his ample belly; the second an erotic ivory netsuke in the form of a standing mushroom, the head of the mushroom open to reveal an erotic subject; the third a lacquered wooden netsuke in the form of a temple bell
    Sizes ranging from 3.5 cm. to 4.5 cm. high (3)


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