13 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 9,375
Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000
A Fine Ivory Okimono [Sculptural ornament]
Signed Ryusai, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
Of an owl perched on a tree stump, the feather detail finely rendered
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