Project Description

Ivory Netsuke of Kinko on the Carp

Holding his handscroll open like a sail

Unsigned. Circa 1790

Length: 8.1 cm

Provenance:

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

MR3095