• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5919

    Christie's Interiors

    8 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 77

    THREE JAPANESE BRONZES OF THE WISE MONKEYS, BY SEIFU

    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THREE JAPANESE BRONZES OF THE WISE MONKEYS, BY SEIFU
    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
    Each bronze modelled in the poses of 'hear, see and speak' no evil, a square signature seal to the base of each reading Seifu ya yaki, raised on a wooden base
    The wood base, 9in. (22.7cm.), bronze monkey, 4¼in. (10.7cm.) high max.


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