• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5693

    Christie's Interiors

    30 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 199

    A JAPANESE IVORY OKIMONO OF AN ELDERLY MAN AND CHILD, SIGNED

    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

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    A JAPANESE IVORY OKIMONO OF AN ELDERLY MAN AND CHILD, SIGNED
    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
    The man holding in his left hand a grape basket, on his right shoulder a young boy playing with a bunch of grapes
    8in. (20.3cm.) high


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