• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5693

    Christie's Interiors

    30 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 67

    A PAIR OF JAPANESE SILVERED BRONZE EGRETS, SIGNED TOSHIYUKI

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, MADE BY MIYAMOTO SHOKO CORPORATION

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    A PAIR OF JAPANESE SILVERED BRONZE EGRETS, SIGNED TOSHIYUKI
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, MADE BY MIYAMOTO SHOKO CORPORATION
    The first egret standing on its two legs, the head slightly turned upward, the second sleeping with one leg folded and hidden within the body feathers, both raised on a shiny black lacquer stand
    The stand, 21 5/8in. (55cm.) wide, Japanese wood box


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