An ivory okimono group of a bijin and child By Yoshiaki/Ryomei, Meiji Period
Lot 309Y
An ivory okimono group of a bijin and child By Yoshiaki/Ryomei, Meiji Period
Sold for £5,000 (US$ 8,555) inc. premium
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An ivory okimono group of a bijin and child By Yoshiaki/Ryomei, Meiji Period An ivory okimono group of a bijin and child By Yoshiaki/Ryomei, Meiji Period
Lot Details
An ivory okimono group of a bijin and child
By Yoshiaki/Ryomei, Meiji Period
The former standing with a tenugui covering her coiffure, holding under one arm a basket brimming over with grapes, pomegranates and persimmons, and clutching a bunch of grapes in the other, her young son running alongside in geta, with his hand outstretched asking for his share, one pomegranate fallen on the ground, her garments finely engraved with geometric patterns and chidori flying over waves, signed in a rectangular reserve Yoshiaki/Ryomei saku in tensho script.
30.5cm (12in) high.

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  • 象牙彫置物 籠を持つ母に息子 良明作 明治時代
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