Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 44
Carved Ivory Okimono of a Woodman, Meiji Period
  • Carved Ivory Okimono of a Woodman, Meiji Period
  • Carved Ivory Okimono of a Woodman, Meiji Period

44

Carved Ivory Okimono of a Woodman, Meiji Period

明治時代 樵夫置物

Very finely carved, the woodman with a kind and inquisitive expression, seated on a collected pile of wood with tools of his trade
height 4.3" — 11 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

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

About artist/note:

For a similar Meiji period okimono, see Sotheby’s Paris, December 18, 2012, lot 258

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory