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Netsuke mask YASE-OTOKO by FUJITA HOZAN

Netsuke mask YASE-OTOKO by FUJITA HOZAN


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1960: Item # 1387622
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Boxwood netsuke carved as a theatrical mask of YASE-OTOKO - an emaciated man representing ghosts and spirits undergoing the torments of hell. Superb quality carving on beautiful even material, excellent finish, beautiful patina, in absolutely perfect condition. Signed HOZAN SAKU KORE (Hozan made this) on the back bar for Fujita Hozan - this first-rate artist of Hojitsu lineage is listed on p. 218 of Contemporary Netsuke by Miriam Kinsey. Height 1 1/2 inches.