8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,625
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
An ivory study of a kirin, 19th century, Kyoto School
seated, its head raised as it looks back over its shoulder, its raised tail meeting its beard and flames licking up from one side of its scaly body, pupils inlaid, unsigned -- 2 1/4in. (5.8cm.)
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