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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 63

    An Ivory Model of a Man and Two Boys**


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    An Ivory Model of a Man and Two Boys**
    Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Ryuichi
    Carved as a man with two boys hurrying to escape the rain, the small boy riding on the man's shoulders holding a straw hat over their heads and the boy running beside them covering his own head with his jacket
    13½in. (34.2cm.) high

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