Asian Auction

June 04, 2012

LOT 5
Large Ivory Carved Okimono of a Fisherman, Circa 1900
  • Large Ivory Carved Okimono of a Fisherman, Circa 1900

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Large Ivory Carved Okimono of a Fisherman, Circa 1900

Standing on a rocky outcrop, the bald headed figure emptying a large fishing net to reveal his catch. Wood stand
height 12.2" — 31 cm.
signed Koka

Estimate $800-$1,000

Realised: $1,200
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

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Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory