A PAIR OF JAPANESE IVORY AND POLYCHROME DECORATED AND LACQUERED WOOD FIGURAL CANDLESTICKS
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A PAIR OF JAPANESE IVORY AND POLYCHROME DECORATED AND LACQUERED WOOD FIGURAL CANDLESTICKS

MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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A PAIR OF JAPANESE IVORY AND POLYCHROME DECORATED AND LACQUERED WOOD FIGURAL CANDLESTICKS
MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY
Each stem modelled as an Oni , one holding a steaming pot, the other with a dragon coiled around his shoulder blowing smoke, on rocky carved bases, each with carved signature in Japanese characters
20 ½ in. (52 cm.) high
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Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
Buyers from within the EU: VAT payable at 20% on just the buyer’s premium (NOT the hammer price). Buyers from outside the EU: VAT payable at 20% on hammer price and buyer’s premium. If a buyer, having registered under a non-EU address, decides that the item is not to be exported from the EU, then he should advise Christie’s to this effect immediately.

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