Soft-past ceramic figure of Fukurokuju
Price: € 1.200,00
Rare polychrome soft-past ceramic figure of Fukurokuju with a large head, in disguise of a retainer of the Shogunate. He is sitting on the floor, holding an open folding fan with a pine-tree design in his hand . Fukurokuju (福禄寿) (from Japanese fuku, “happiness”; roku, “wealth”; and ju, “longevity”) is one of the Seven Lucky Gods in Japanese mythology. Late Edo Period. Mid 19 th century. Loss of paint.
Size; H. : 41 cm ; W. : c. 35 cm ; D. : 24 cm.
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