London, South Kensington
22 November 2001
An ivory okimono
depicting a farmer holding a hat and staff in his left hand, calling out, holding his right hand to his mouth, standing amongst millet beside a wooden post -- 6¼in. (16cms) high, signed on a red lacquer tablet.
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