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Ivory Carving

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$533$450

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Ivory Carving, Japan, 19th century, finely carved okimono of a peasant carrying two baskets over his shoulder, and with an axe in his left hand, realistic rendering of decorative patches on his kimono and stitches to the back, ht. 11 in.
Estimate $400-600

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Keywords

Japan, Ivory, Japanese crafts, Kimono, Okimono

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