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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 43

    An ivory okimono of the Daibutsu, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An ivory okimono of the Daibutsu, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    seated on a low pedestal carved with stylised leafy lotus, the Buddha sits in dhyanasana, his flowing robes partially revealing his chest, signed to the base Suzuki and in seal form within a rectangular reserve Nobuyoshi -- 5 5/16in. (13.5cm.) high.


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