• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5915

    Christie's Interiors

    8 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 8

    A JAPANESE ARTICULATED WOOD MODEL OF A DRAGON

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A JAPANESE ARTICULATED WOOD MODEL OF A DRAGON
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The fully articulated body formed with separated carved scales joined togeter on the inside, with movable leg joints, head, lower jaw and tongue, 'Masayuki to' ('carved by Masayuki') mark to base
    28½in. (72.5cm.) long


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