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Lot 2180
Edo period (circa 18th/early 19th century), a carved wooden sculpture a seated Japanese monk wearing a kesa (monk's robe), modeled with glass eyes, possibly depicting Kobo Daishi, 20'' H x 21'' W x 16.5'' D, est: $1500/2500
Provenance: Estate of Andrew F. Chandler


Overall good condition, with scattered scratches, nicks, cracks, separation at joints and losses commensurate with age, including losses to tips of fingers of left hand and a 2'' x 3'' loss to base/robes. Extensive losses to painted finish. Lacking base and original elements held in each hand.

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A Japanese carved wooden figure of a monk

Estimate $1,500 - $2,500Sep 24, 2016