• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 169

    A Bronze model of a camel, signed Watanabe, 19th Century

    Price Realised  

    A Bronze model of a camel, signed Watanabe, 19th Century
    the twin humped beast modelled standing, head slightly to one side, with naturalistic detailing including long shaggy hair to the top of its head and long s-shaped neck, signed on silver rectangular plaque on underside of belly -- 9 3/8in. (23.7cm.) wide


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    VAT rate of 17.5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.