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A LACQUER WOOD AND IVORY OKIMONO OF A FALCONER

A LACQUER WOOD AND IVORY OKIMONO OF A FALCONER

Date Created: 08 August 2016

Lot 330: A LACQUER WOOD AND IVORY OKIMONO OF A FALCONER. Meiji period (1868-1912). The figure standing holding a hawk balanced on his right hand, carrying a dead pheasant in a basket slung at his waist, wearing the traditional costume of Yamabushi decorated with floral medallions and karakusa in gold lacquer hiramaki-e, signed on a rectangular mother-of-pearl panel, Gyoku'un, 31cm H with the stand.

Author: Unknown

Source: the Internet

Owner: Invaluable, Chiswick auctions

Location: USA

Link to Website: http://www.invaluable.com/auction-lot/a-lacquer-wood-and-ivory-okimono-of-a-falconer.-330-c-b6a432bb46