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Auction: Asian Art
was auctioned on: 19 July 2007
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A Pair of Japanese Bronze models of samurai, by Miyao, Meiji...

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Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000
ca. US$6,101 - US$10,168
Price realised:  £8,640
ca. US$17,571
Lot number 59, Views: 3

A Pair of Japanese Bronze models of samurai, by Miyao, Meiji Period
A Pair of Japanese Bronze models of samurai, by Miyao, Meiji Period each figure well cast and worked in hira- and takazogan with details embellished in gilt, they stand in full armour, one with a dragon at his chest and a head band, the other holding his jingasa in one hand, each with one arm raised raising a hibachi, creating a candle holder, decorated with the Imperial Jo-mon, signed Miyao with seal Ei, hiramakie decorated wood stands -- 14.3.8in. (36.5cm.) high. (2)

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Asian Art
Date of the auction: 19 Jul 2007
Address: Christie's
19 July 2007, London, South Kensington