19th century, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts and Jewellery

including highly important paintings from The Shill Collection and The Late Sol Munitz Collection, The Dr Johan Bolt Collection of Cape Furniture and The Dr JR and Mary Strong Collection of Chinese and Japanese Ceramics and Works of Art

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Lot 156

An ivory netsuke of a fisherman with clams, 19th century


the protrate figure with his foot caught in a clam shell and holding onto a wooden stake, 4 cm wide; an ivory seal netsuke, 19th century, carved with two turtles walking over a large folded lotus leaf, heightened with black staining, the reverse with script, stained red-ground, 4,2 cm wide; and an ivory netsuke of a fugu (puffer) fish, 19th century, facing straight ahead, heightened with staining, inlaid eyes, 2,6 cm high (3)

*This lot is not suitable for export

(3)

Sold for R 22 000
Including Buyer's Premium and VAT R 25 036

Estimate R 16 000 - 20 000


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