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    Sale 2176

    Christie's Interiors

    16 - 17 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 474

    A JAPANESE SCROLL PAINTING OF RATS,**

    SIGNED 'SHIRAI NAOKATA' AND WITH TWO SEALS, INK AND COLOR ON SILK, 19TH CENTURY, LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A JAPANESE SCROLL PAINTING OF RATS,**
    SIGNED 'SHIRAI NAOKATA' AND WITH TWO SEALS, INK AND COLOR ON SILK, 19TH CENTURY, LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY
    The image 13¼in. (33.6cm.) high


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PROFESSOR AND MRS. CLIFFORD AMBROSE TRUESDELL
    (LOTS 474-475)