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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 168

    A pair of rare Imari figures

    EDO PERIOD (LATE 17TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A pair of rare Imari figures
    Edo Period (late 17th century)
    Each modelled as a karako, holding a two handled vase with a puppy playing at their feet, their jackets and undergarments decorated in iron red, green, aubergine enamels and gilt on underglaze blue, with slightly varying designs of chrysanthemums and Buddhist emblems
    33.5 cm high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN