A Japanese carved ivory figure group  early 20th century
Lot 127Y
A Japanese carved ivory figure group early 20th century
AU$ 1,800 - 2,500
US$ 1,700 - 2,300
Lot Details
A Japanese carved ivory figure group
early 20th century
of monkeys climbing up a tree.
31cm high.

Footnotes

  • Private collection New South Wales.
    Private collection Scotland and thence by descent
Activities
Lot symbols
Contacts
  1. Yvett Klein
    Specialist - Chinese Works of Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    76 Paddington Street
    Sydney, 2021
    Australia
    Work +61 2 8412 2231
    FaxFax: +61 2 9475 4110
Similar items
A carved ivory 'figures' snuff bottle Imperial Master, Japan, 1854–1910 An ivory and lacquer 'elephant and dragon' snuff bottle School of the Imperial Master, Japan, 1854–1910 A carved ivory 'Legend of the White Snake' snuff bottle Imperial Master, Japan, 1854–1910 An historic lot belonging to Captain Philo Norton McGiffin, West Point legend and founder of the Imperial Chinese Naval Academy A Tokyo School ivory okimono group of two warriors By Shimamura Toshiaki/Shunmei (1855-1896), Meiji Period A mother-of-pearl and soapstone-embellished amber 'figures' snuff bottle Tsuda Family, Kyoto, 1890-1941 (the bottle 1730-1850)