Lot 2300. Netsuke: man after a bath

Sold:€ 1 600
Auction date:04.12.2018   12:00
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Lot 2300Netsuke: man after a bath
Japan. Edo Period. 19. Century

Elves Maritime leg, probably a Hippopotamus, partly dark colored. Humor ists-sectional view of a naked man in the bathroom of his loincloth
(fundoshi) binds. The end piece he tucked under his chin, both hands Tie
to have free. Height 6.5 cm. Condition A. Fine mark channel on the back.
Provenance:
-Central German Private Collection.

Literature:
-A similar piece from the Raymond and Frances Bushell Collection at the LACMA. m. 91.250.To see 167

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