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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 17

    A Group of three ivory and marine ivory netsuke, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

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    Estimate

    A Group of three ivory and marine ivory netsuke, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    Fukurokuju standing holding his staff, next to him a crane and a young karako carrying a bundle of wood; another with three young boys playing, one hides behind a mask, another beats a drum, signed Minraku; the last of a scribe about to do calligraphy -- the first 2in. (5cm.) high. (3)


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