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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 101

    An ivory study of a dream, 19th century

    Price Realised  


    An ivory study of a dream, 19th century
    of gourd shape and pierced, with a dream escaping through smoke out of a fishing hut next to drying nets and revealing a scene of chidori in flight above turbulent waves and anakago (wave breakers), with added suspension loop -- 1½in. (4cm.)

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