Project Description

Ivory Netsuke of Kinko on the Carp

Holding his handscroll open like a sail

Unsigned. Circa 1790

Length: 8.1 cm


W.L. Behrens collection (no. 766, illustrated on pl. XV in the Joly catalogue)

Mark T. Hindson, London, sold Sotheby’s London, 9th July 1968, Hindson Part IV, lot 686, bought by Eskenazi