A bronze model of an oni Meiji period (late 19th century)
Lot 3286
A bronze model of an oni Meiji period (late 19th century)
US$ 7,000 - 9,000
£4,200 - 5,400
Auction Details
Lot Details
A bronze model of an oni
Meiji period (late 19th century)
Cast and carved on the surface as a powerfully built oni, kneeling on one knee and holding a large lotus basin aloft, dressed in a brocade apron and britches carved with dragon, phoenix and peony scroll roundels, the apron gathered at the front by a sash held in place with an oni mask, an inro hanging at his side, the details picked out in gilt
17 3/4in (45.2cm) high
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  1. Caroline Gill
    Specialist - Japanese Art
    Bonhams
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    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, 10022
    United States
    Work +1 212 461 6523
  2. Jeff Olson
    Specialist - Japanese Art
    Bonhams
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    New York, 10022
    United States
    Work +1 212 461 6516
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