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Title

Two male figures eating shell fish (okimono)

19th century


Artist

Hôgyoku

Japan


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

19th century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

carved ivory


Dimensions

13.0 x 15.5 x 11.5 cm


Signature & date

Signed base, in Japanese, red ink [incised] "Hôgyoku". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941


Accession number

7159.54


Artist information

Hôgyoku

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history