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Four Ivory Figural Carvings

Auction:
2666T
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$510$425

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2666T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 29, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Four Ivory Figural Carvings, China and Japan, a Chinese Immortal with a duck and a staff, ht. 12 1/4, an old Japanese woman with a basket on her back, ht. 12, one Japanese man with a child puppet and a mask, ht. 8 1/2, and one Japanese fisherman with a fishing hook and waterfowl, ht. 9 in., all with incised and stained details and signed to base.
Estimate $500-700

age cracks to fisherman, damage to the hat of a fisherman.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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China, Japan

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