6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,188
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
Two ivory and one boar's tusk netsuke, 18th to late 19th Century
the first of a sennin at rest, one hand supporting his head, eyes shut and holding a hossu; another of a Chinese figure opening a scroll, signed Jugyoku; the tusk carved in relief with a recumbent cow -- 2 15/16in. (7.5cm.) long maximum (3)
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