Project Description

Ivory netsuke of Jurojin by Gyokkosai 

Standing holding a scroll

Signed. Edo, circa 1860

Height: 3.6 cm

Provenance: 

Katchen collection, Paris

Sold at the first Sotheby’s sale, 8th November 2005, lot 76

Information: 

A relatively rare subject for the artist.  Fuld lists only two, both described as Fukorukuju who is so often confused with Jurojin

MR2797