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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 70

    An Ivory Model of a Young Woman**

    MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED SHORIN

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    An Ivory Model of a Young Woman**
    Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Shorin
    The standing figure dressed in a long-sleeved kimono decorated with blossoming peonies and holding a basket of flowers and a fan, her coiffure adorned with elaborate hair ornaments
    11in. (28cm.) high


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