6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 1,000
A group of three ivory okimono, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Daikoku, mallet and open fan in hand dancing next to a seated oni, who claps with his fan in tune to the dance, signed Gyokuzan; karako tending to an elephant, signed Naganobu; and a kneeling Yamabushi carrying a large conch shell on his back and three small oni surrounding him, signed -- 4 1/8in. (10.5cm.) maximum (3)
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