Rare and Spectacular Pair of 18th Century Samurai Dolls - For Sale

Rare and Spectacular Pair of 18th Century Samurai Dolls
Price: $7150.00
Extremely Rare 18th Century Edo Period (circa 1780) Musha Ningy├┤ (Japanese Boys Day Figures) representing the famed brave warrior, Kato Kiyomasa (1562-1611), who accompanied Hideyoshi on his campaign against Korea. He is gloriously represented here, along with his attendant holding a banner of a Buddhist prayer, in this spectacular Ningy├┤. Kato is wearing sumptuous brocades, a black velvet trim robe with gold trim and is holding a spear with a sword at his side. He is seated on a military camp stool. Large Figure: 14 inches (35.5 cm); Small Figure: 9.5 inches (24 cm), Banner 18 inches (46 cm). From a widely renowned and published collection that has been exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum and Japan Society.

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Japanese Art Site
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Email : kyoko@japaneseartsite.com
Phone : 917-675-1369

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