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Japanese Bronze Okimono, Omori Misumoto Saku, Meiji Period

$9,789.62

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A fine and large Japanese bronze okimono, Omori Mitsumoto (Kogetsu) Saku, Meiji period. Finely cast, as an elephant throwing a tiger with his trunk, whilst a further tiger is trapped beneath him. The details of the elephants skin, and tigers stripes finely rendered, and all the animals furnished with glass eyes. Set upon the original hard wood stand. Signed Omori Misumoto Saku, within a rectangular cartouche, to the base. This is a particularly finely observed and worked example of one of the most popular subjects in Japanese sculptural art. Measures: Height including stand 68.6 cm, 27”. Height of okimono 50 cm, 19 5/8”. Width of okimono 39.5 cm, 15 1/2”.

Details

  • Creator
    Genryusai Seiya (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 26.97 in. (68.5 cm)Width: 15.56 in. (39.5 cm)Depth: 12.8 in. (32.5 cm)
  • Style
    Meiji (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
    CastBronze
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Gargrave, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU4397122096672

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  • Shipping
    $255.38 In-Home Delivery Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 8-10 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Gargrave, United Kingdom
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 1 day of delivery.

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