A boxwood netsuke of Inari’s messenger fox with a jewel. 19th century

A boxwood netsuke of Inari’s messenger fox with a jewel. 19th century

Lying on a hollow log, the long bushy tail held to the side, with both paws clutching the wish-granting tama, originally completely covered with makie.
Height 2.7 cm; length 3.7 cm

Provenance

Carole Skierosobolski (sold at Bernaerts, Antwerp, 13.12.2010, lot 29)

Lot 927 Dα

Estimate:
500 € - 700 €

Result:
682 €