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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 15

    An ivory study of a Monkey, signed Masatami, 19th Century

    Price Realised  

    An ivory study of a Monkey, signed Masatami, 19th Century
    seated and very seriously studying a peach formed netsuke through spectacles that he holds up to his eyes, the netsuke attached to a four-tiered inro -- 1 7/16in. (3.8cm.)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the glasses our friend holds in his hand have been lost during the view. This lot has a revised estimate of 1200-1800GBP.