8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 562
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 700
An ivory group of a giant oni, with signature Tomochika, 19th Century
comfortably reclining on a boat between Okame and a repentant Oni turned priest wearing religious robes, waves splashing against the hull -- 3 3/4in. (9.6cm.)
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