Asian Art Online Auction

April 17, 2014

LOT 17
Ivory Carving of a Cat and Kitten, Meiji Period, Circa 1870’s/1880’s
  • Ivory Carving of a Cat and Kitten, Meiji Period, Circa 1870’s/1880’s
  • Ivory Carving of a Cat and Kitten, Meiji Period, Circa 1870’s/1880’s
  • Ivory Carving of a Cat and Kitten, Meiji Period, Circa 1870’s/1880’s

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Ivory Carving of a Cat and Kitten, Meiji Period, Circa 1870’s/1880’s

With the kitten climbing along the larger cat, its paws outstretched towards a brocade ball
width 6.3" — 16 cm.
carved signature to base
age cracks throughout; small loss to the right ear of mother cat

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $132
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Lots 8-35 Chinese and Japanese Ivory Carvings from a Toronto Estate.