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    Sale 5344

    Christie's Interiors

    15 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 435

    A Japanese gilt lacquered wood figure of a monk

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Japanese gilt lacquered wood figure of a monk
    17TH CENTURY
    Modelled standing, his hands held before him, wearing voluminous gathered robes with long sleeves, decorated in red, black, green and gilt lacquer with hatchwork and scrolling cloud designs, the face with a downward cast serene expression
    19¼in. (49cm.) high, stand


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