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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 140

    An ivory okimono [sculptural ornament]

    SIGNED YOSHIAKI SHIMEI, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An ivory okimono [sculptural ornament]
    Signed Yoshiaki shimei, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
    Of a young boy playing with his grandfather, who is seated, smoking a pipe, the details finely carved
    10cm. high


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