Lot 2251. Netsuke: Dutchman with rabbit

Sold:€ 165 000
Auction date:07.12.2017   11:00
ID 19290
Lot 2251Netsuke: Dutchman with rabbit
Japan. Edo Period. 18. Century

ivory. Rare, magnificent figure of a Dutch Sailor, a pair of pants bearing of the. type
'pantalon à pont', as in France in the 17th century. Century perfected. These diagonal
buttoned pants is the side of the narrow belt with two made of agate inserted
buttons. The unknown Carver must have a so-clad Europeans seen
. He's wearing a hat on the head. He stands in an elegant posture, the head,
a smiling face turned over, and holds a hunted rabbit with both hands. The
unknown Carver must have a so-dressed Europeans are seen to be able to
Details so correctly. This was only in the vicinity of
Nagasaki/Deshima. See for the Interpretation of this Netsuke and the place of his
the emergence of the Chapter 'Netsuke Satsuma' in the catalog 'Netsuke & say mono, Netsuke
Convention in Cologne in 2017, cat. No. 140, and the introduction of Alain Ducros to this group. H. 13,8 cm. Condition.
-Kyoto and Tokyo in 2010, Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Friendship between Germany and Japan, catalogue, p. 19.
-Issued in MOK, Cologne for the Netsuke Convention in 2017, catalogue no. 140, p. 91

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