A large bronze tiger By Genrysai Seiya, Meiji Period
Lot 521
A large bronze tiger By Genrysai Seiya, Meiji Period
Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,731) inc. premium
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A large bronze tiger By Genrysai Seiya, Meiji Period A large bronze tiger By Genrysai Seiya, Meiji Period
Lot Details
Bronze animals from an old English collection
(Lots 519-521)
A large bronze tiger
By Genrysai Seiya, Meiji Period
Shown striding forward with its long tail stretching out behind, its mouth wide open as it growls, the stripes on its body delineated in subtly-toned patination, signed on its belly in a rectangular reserve Seiya zo, with separate large oval wood stand. The tiger 24.5cm x 53cm (9 5/8in x 20 7/8in). (2).

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  • 銅置物 虎 源龍斎誠谷作 明治時代
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