8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,000
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
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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