Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 247
A Japanese Ivory Okimono of Three Boys, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
  • A Japanese Ivory Okimono of Three Boys, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
  • A Japanese Ivory Okimono of Three Boys, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

247

A Japanese Ivory Okimono of Three Boys, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

明治時代 新年嬰戲置物

Dynamically and very finely carved of three boys at play with toys and costumes
height 5.1" — 13 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $1,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

From an Important Private Collection, London, England
Acquired mainly from Christie’s and Sotheby’s London, from the 1970s to the 1990s
Lots 243 - 273

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory
Origin: Japan