15 - 16 June 1998,
Price realised GBP 5,750
GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000
A bronze of a tiger and a bear
Sealed Sano Takochika, Meiji Period (Late 19th Century)
The details realistically rendered, slight old wear
Approx. 59in. (150cm.) long (2)
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For other pieces by this artist, see The Nasser D Khalili Collection of Japanese Art, Meiji no Tokara, (The Kibo Foundation), pl.120-123.
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