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    Sale 7622

    Japanese Art and Design

    11 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 140

    THREE NETSUKE

    THE SECOND SIGNED KOKEI, THE THIRD ATTRIBUTED TO UNSHO HAKURYU, EDO PERIOD (18TH - 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THREE NETSUKE
    The second signed Kokei, the third attributed to Unsho Hakuryu, Edo Period (18th - 19th century)
    The first, ivory, of a seated tiger, its eye pupils inlaid; the second, wood, of a seated tiger; the last, ivory, of a seated tiger, the eyes of pale, translucent cow horn with dark pupils
    4.2cm. wide, 3.8cm. wide and 2.8cm. wide respectively (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN