8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 750
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 1,000
An ivory netsuke of a street entertainer, late 19th Century
the itinerant musician sings happily and loudly as he walks and beats a large mokugyo bell that he carries around his neck, unsigned -- 1 7/8in. (4.8cm.)
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