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GENYOSAI, Early 19th C. Japanese Netsuke: Scholar and Karako

GENYOSAI, Early 19th C. Japanese Netsuke: Scholar and Karako


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1837 VR: Item # 1314637

Please refer to our stock # 121 when inquiring.
 $750.00 
This is an Early 19th century excellently hand-carved Netsuke depicting a standing Scholar who is holding a scepter on his right hand. By his side, there is a Karako who is looking up to the scholar and holding a Jar. Intricate detail and rich patina. Signed Genyosai (Minkoku) on an oval reserve on the scholar's back. Netsuke measures 0,76 inches (2.0cm) wide, and 1.90 inches (4.8cm) tall.