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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 62

    An Ivory Model of a Young Woman**

    MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED ISSHIN TO

    Price Realised  

    An Ivory Model of a Young Woman**
    Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Isshin to
    Carved as a young woman carrying a lantern, carefully gathering up the long sleeves of her kimono as she walks with an open flame
    9in. ( 22.9cm.) high


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