Asian Art

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LOT 260

Lot 260

Two Fine Ivory Okimono of a Lady Gathering Silkworms from Egg Paper and a Standing Lady, One Signed Nakagawa Isshin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Two Fine Ivory Okimono of a Lady Gathering Silkworms from Egg Paper and a Standing Lady, One Signed Nakagawa Isshin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Lot 260 Details
Two Fine Ivory Okimono of a Lady Gathering Silkworms from Egg Paper and a Standing Lady, One Signed Nakagawa Isshin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

One modeled as a kneeling lady using a feather brush to carefully gather silkworms from egg paper into a feeding tray, the base signed 'Nakagawa Isshin' 中川一真; the other as a standing lady leaning against an outdoor wood structure
tallest height 7.1 in — 18 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,020
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Two Fine Ivory Okimono of a Lady Gathering Silkworms from Egg Paper and a Standing Lady, One Signed Nakagawa Isshin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
  • Two Fine Ivory Okimono of a Lady Gathering Silkworms from Egg Paper and a Standing Lady, One Signed Nakagawa Isshin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
  • Two Fine Ivory Okimono of a Lady Gathering Silkworms from Egg Paper and a Standing Lady, One Signed Nakagawa Isshin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
  • Two Fine Ivory Okimono of a Lady Gathering Silkworms from Egg Paper and a Standing Lady, One Signed Nakagawa Isshin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
  • Two Fine Ivory Okimono of a Lady Gathering Silkworms from Egg Paper and a Standing Lady, One Signed Nakagawa Isshin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
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