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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 20

    An unstained boxwood study of a dust bathing sparrow, by Nick Lamb, 20th Century

    Price Realised  

    An unstained boxwood study of a dust bathing sparrow, by Nick Lamb, 20th Century
    the seated bird finely and naturalistically carved with minute detailing, eyes inlaid in sheep horn, gilt inlaid signature tablet to base, with its wood box, signed and sealed by the artist -- 2¼in. (5.6cm.)


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