8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
An ivory study of a Tanuki, late 18th Century, Kyoto School
the badger stands beneath a large lotus leaf hat, and carries the attributes of a priest, the double gourd and the drum in its paws, eyes inlaid in horn, unsigned -- 2 1/8in. (5.4cm.)
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