SMALL DARUMA IN ZUSHI (Dealer: titcoRet) – Small wood carving Daruma (Bodhidharma) enshrined in a ‘zushi’ Japanese wooden shrine altar painted with sumi black ink. Showa period, 20th century. Lovely displeased face with such a mouth turned down at the corners called “he no ji” (Japanese displeased facial expression by a mouth shaped like a kana “he” character).
Daruma: approx. H 5.5cm (2.16in) / Zushi: approx. H 17cm (6.69in)
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