Japanese Art Auction

September 22 - 27, 2018

Online Auction
LOT 70
A Japanese Bronze Lion, Meiji/Taisho Period
  • A Japanese Bronze Lion, Meiji/Taisho Period
  • A Japanese Bronze Lion, Meiji/Taisho Period
  • A Japanese Bronze Lion, Meiji/Taisho Period

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A Japanese Bronze Lion, Meiji/Taisho Period

Very finely cast, the lion standing astride with one front paw raised and the other resting on a ball, its head turned to the side, mouth agape, with curled tufts of hair to the face and legs, signed Shuzan to base
height 7.5 in — 19 cm
paw detached from ball

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $276
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

From the Collection of Robert Stephenson

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Origin: Japan