6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
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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