15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,875
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
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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