A small ivory netsuke of Ebisu with a blowfish. Early 19th century

A small ivory netsuke of Ebisu with a blowfish. Early 19th century

Wearing Shintô ceremonial robes with an eboshi, Ebisu is standing on one leg and balancing a huge fugu on his head, supporting it with his hands. The eye pupils of the fish of black horn.
Height 4.2 cm

Provenienz

Kolodotschko Collection

Lot 305 Dα

Schätzpreis:
300 € - 500 €

Ergebnis:
434 €