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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 68

    An Ivory Model of a man with Three Boys**

    MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED MITSUAKI AND KAO AND SEALED KOTOBUKI

    Price Realised  

    An Ivory Model of a man with Three Boys**
    Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Mitsuaki and kao and sealed Kotobuki
    Carved as a man holding a baby boy and a bouquet of flowers, while two larger boys struggle to climb into his arms
    13in. (33cm.) high


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