Circa 1880

Very finely carved with great humour, with the fat Hotei sitting in a Chinese horse-shoe chair holding up an uchiwa fan, signed on the back, with a nice patina and beautiful gloss as a result of handling it over time.


L. approx. 4.5 cm

Private collection, United Kingdom
With us, pre-2021


Fine Netsuke of a lucky god in a chair by Masatoshi