Project Description

Dark Stained Wood Netsuke of a Recumbent Horse by Minko

A pleasingly compact netsuke with high polish, the eyes typically inlaid with gilt copper with dark pupils

Signed. Tsu. Circa 1820

Length: 4.6 cm

Literature:

S. Wertheim’s report of the Bonhams sale in International Netsuke Society Journal, 28/4, p. 41

Provenance:

Midwest U.S. collection

Sale, Bonhams New York, 19th September 2008, lot 5100 purchased by the present owner in competition with Max Rutherston, executing a commission bid for Teddy Hahn

MR3996

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