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    Sale 5358

    Christie's Interiors

    15 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 536

    A Japanese ivory okimono of a Young Maiden


    Price Realised  


    A Japanese ivory okimono of a Young Maiden
    Signed Gyokushin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    In elegant pose, holding a tasseled fan in one hand and in the other an ikebana vase with chrysanthemum, her long sleeved kimono carved with flowers, the obi with a galavanting shishi
    14¼in. (36.2cm.) high

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