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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 182

    Two bronze models of curlew, signed, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    Two bronze models of curlew, signed, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    both naturalistically modelled, standing with feathered wings and long curved beaks, the first with its neck reaching out, looking out into the distance, the other with its head tucked into its body looking to the floor, silvered oval signature plaque reading Tsuguyoshi to base -- 5 7/8in. (15cm.) high max.


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