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    Sale 5335

    Japanese Art & Asian Textiles including the Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    6 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 108

    A wood okimono style netsuke, Signed Ryukei, 19th Century

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    A wood okimono style netsuke, Signed Ryukei, 19th Century
    carved as a seated man in loose robes, holding a closed fan to his chest, he plays the kamifuki game, blowing a poem slip off the top of his head, the pupils of the eyes rendered by inlaid ivory discs, the fan, paperslip and signed rectangular reserve inlaid in ivory -- 3in. (7.5cm.) high


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