8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
An ivory model of an elephant, signed Hidemasa, 19th Century
the large mammal is reclining and curled up, wearing a collar of gilt lacquer and shell, while a young child climbs up its side, the latter decorated in lacquer, signed with kao -- 1¾in. (4.4cm.)
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