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    Sale 5358

    Christie's Interiors

    15 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 542

    A Japanese Bronze Okimono of a Carpenter


    Price Realised  


    A Japanese Bronze Okimono of a Carpenter
    Signed Naganori, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    He sits on the ground listening to the song of a bird perched above him, as he works on a very large barrel, planing its inner side, his tool box next to him, wood stand
    5 7/8in. (15cm.) high

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