A fine ivory netsuke of Hotei. 19th century

A fine ivory netsuke of Hotei. 19th century - image-1
A fine ivory netsuke of Hotei. 19th century - image-1

A fine ivory netsuke of Hotei. 19th century

Dressed in a loose robe finely engraved with blossoms and scrolls, lying on his left side, the head resting on his left hand and holding the handle of a now missing fan (replaced by a small stone).
Height 2.8 cm; width 7.2 cm

Provenance

Private collection, Southern Germany
Sold at Nagel, Stuttgart, 4.11.2010, lot 34
Kolodotschko Collection

Lot 258 Dα

Estimate:
1.600 € - 2.000 €

Result:
1.612 €