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    Sale 5335

    Japanese Art & Asian Textiles including the Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    6 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 18

    A group of four ivory okimono, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    A group of four ivory okimono, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    a falconer with one bird in his basket and the other on his left arm, signed Kogetsu; a young maiden standing in a long sleeved kimono; and two farmers each seated on a tree stump one with peas in a basket and a pipe in his hand, the other with daikon in his bag and holding two pumpkins, each signed Josen -- 4 7/8in. (12.5cm.) high (4)


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