Asian Art Auction

June 12, 2017

LOT 19

Lot 19

Four Carved Wood Mask Netsuke, Meiji Period

Four Carved Wood Mask Netsuke, Meiji Period
Lot 19 Details
Four Carved Wood Mask Netsuke, Meiji Period

Each men-netsuke (mask) finely rendered, depicting Noh performers including a smiling Okame and a fierce Hannya, two masks signed to underside
tallest height 1.7" — 4.4 cm.

Estimate $600-$700

Realised: $900
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 19

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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