London, South Kensington
20 July 2000
A Japanese bronze figure of a gentleman
modelled standing wearing decorated long flowing robes, holding a fan in one hand and an open parasol above his head in the other, details in gilt, on a rectangular wood stand decorated in gold hiramakie -- 7in. (17.8cm.) high, signed tablet to reverse, 19th Century, (old wear).
See Colour Plate 2.
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