An ivory figure of a fisherman and a walrus-tusk okimono Meiji
Lot 18Y
An ivory figure of a fisherman and a walrus-tusk okimono Meiji
Sold for £937 (US$ 1,575) inc. premium
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Asian Art Edinburgh
27 Mar 2013 11:00 GMT

Auction 20645
A walrus tusk okimono Meiji Period
Lot Details
An ivory figure of a fisherman and a walrus-tusk okimono
Meiji
The first standing with one foot resting on a wave-lashed rock, poised to throw his net into the water, a small basket in front, signed Tomoyuki, 27.2cm high, and another carving of a perched eagle perched peering down at prey clambering around the rock, including two wolves, a baku, and a serpent, all the creatures' eyes variously inlaid,
14.3cm high
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