Large Japanese Wood Netsuke Early 19th Century
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All Items: Archives: Regional Art: Pre 1900: item # 1174755
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
Vondelstraat 21 (by appointment)
The Hague - The Netherlands
SOLD TO THE USA
|In the shape of an Oni mask with inlaid metal eyes and remains of polychromy. H. 9 cm. Excellent condition, age crack in the chin, very nice age wear and patina. Provenance: Collection of Hendrik Jan Karsten (1817-1908), a Dutch politician. There is a name label at the back of the netsuke. Very striking piece, comes with a museum quality stand.|