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    Sale 5335

    Japanese Art & Asian Textiles including the Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    6 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 13

    An Ivory Okimono of a Fisherman, Signed Ryusei, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

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    An Ivory Okimono of a Fisherman, Signed Ryusei, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    standing on a rock surrounded by sea, he looks up at a large bird of prey that grabs one of several fishes he has tied to a branch he carries over his shoulder, signed to the base, eyes of bird inlaid -- 10 9/16in. (26.8cm.) high


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