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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 544

    A Japanese bronze figure of a mushroom collector

    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912), WITH SEAL MARK

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Japanese bronze figure of a mushroom collector
    Meiji period (1868-1912), with seal mark
    The realistically modelled figure dressed in sandals and a short tunic on a shaped base, carrying a large basket of mushrooms over his left shoulder and a hat on his back, a rod across the other shoulder, his hands holding a pipe and tools
    49 cm. high


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