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Lot 2181
Edo period (18th century), finely carved, gilt and polychrome painted, with inset glass eyes, depicting a standing warrior figure holding a scroll in one hand and a paintbrush in the other, on a stepped rectangular base, 25.625'' H x 20.375'' W x 10.875'' D, est: $1000/2000
Provenance: Estate of Andrew F. Chandler


Overall good condition, with general darkening, scratches, scuffs and wear to painted finish commensurate with age. Base lacking metal mounts. Figure's left arm broken at shoulder. A 9''-long shrinkage crack running down figure's back. With touch-up and restorations to each hand.

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A Japanese carved and polychromed temple guard

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000Sep 24, 2016
145 East Walnut Avenue
Monrovia, CA 91016
United States
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