Lot 325 ♣ - A191AS Asian Art: Japan, India, South-East Asia - Tuesday, 03. December 2019, 02.00 PM

AN INRO BY KOMA KORYU DEPICTING A PAIR OF MANDARIN DUCKS.

Japan, 19th c. Length 8 cm.
Four-case. A floating female oshidori and a male duck on a plum tree branch in hira- und takamakie, kirikane, rôgin, togidashi and mura-nashiji on kinji ground. Signed Koma Kôryû saku. Ivory netsuke in form of been pods, unsigned. Coral ojime.
This object contains material of endangered species and is subject to certain trade restrictions. Prospective buyers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import it into another country.

含有象牙、犀牛角及/或其他瀕危或受保護物種物質的拍賣品,在本目錄中特別註有?符號。一些國家禁止或限制進口或出口含有象牙、犀牛角及/或源於其他瀕危或受保護物種的物品。因此,若您拍賣購得標有?的物品,並擬運往其他國家,您應在拍賣前了解及遵守所有相關海關的規則及法規。

Provenance: Old private collection. By repute purchased at Sotheby Parke Bernet, August 1978, lot 136, illustrated in Art at Auction, the Year at Sotheby Parke Bernet 1978/79, p. 329.

CHF 2 500 / 3 500

€ 2 190 / 3 070