8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,375
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
An ivory group of a fisherman and carp, signed Masamine, 19th Century, Tokyo School
the man sits astride the large, struggling side-turned carp, its tail thrashing towards his back, eyes inlaid -- 1 9/16in. (4cm.)
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