Okimono, Sculpture - Bronze - Tiger at rest after the hunt - Japan - ca. 1900 (Meiji Period)

Description
Okimono, Sculpture - Bronze - Tiger at rest after the hunt - Japan - ca. 1900 (Meiji Period)
Good condition, see description - 9.1×25×13 cm

Okimono, sculpture - bronze - tiger at rest after the hunt - Japan. Circa 1900 (Meiji period).

Composition on sheet embossed by hand and fixed all around a hollow body. Cold-painted.

Made in Japan in the early 20th century in first patina, depicting a tiger in a natural resting pose. Well-defined details of the mouth and the teeth, with the tiger's front right leg tilted towards the mouth, cleaning itself after the hunt.

On the bottom there is an old unknown Japanese label.

Lot details
Object
Okimono, Sculpture
Material
Bronze
Period
ca. 1900 (Meiji Period)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Title of artwork
Tiger at rest after the hunt
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
9.1×25×13 cm
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