6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 812
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A kakemono, early 19th century
painted in sumi, gofun and colour on paper, depicting an eagle tethered to a perch adorned with a mon, the bird with its head slightly lowered and beak open -- 42¾in. x 19¼in. (108.6cm. x 48.9cm.), with two seals, wood box with description of painting inscribed on the cover.
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