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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 110

    An ivory study of an oni, signed Mitsumasa, 19th Century

    Price Realised  

    An ivory study of an oni, signed Mitsumasa, 19th Century
    taking shelter and crouching beneath a Mongolian hat, while beans are being thrown at him in order to chase him out of the premises during the Oni Yarai festival, he looks ahead in fear, beans inlaid -- 1½in. (3.8cm.)


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