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Auction Closes At: 15:34:00 05/23/2017
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 398. Japanese Bronze Figural Group of Sumo Wrestlers
Estimate: $2,000-$3,000
Current High Bid: $1,000.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $1,000.00

Category: Asian Art
Sub Category: Japan and Korea
Culture or Country: Japan.
Period: Ca. 19th century.
Size: 12H. 8W.

Description: Finely cast bronze portrayal of two sumo wrestlers engaged in combat. One wrestler is lifting the other by his loin cloth and leveraging his weight against his own body. Both heads are partially missing, but the lifter bears enough remaining to show a strained grimace of exertion. The other wraps his lower leg around the victors thigh in an attempt to hold on and not be thrown from the ring. Foot missing and small hole in upper thigh. Still a fine casting. Custom wood base.
Provenance: The Allan Stone Collection, acquired 1960s - 1980s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $35.00
International: $138.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Japanese Bronze Figural Group of Sumo Wrestlers

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Quetzalcoatl $1,000.00 1 5/22/2017 11:13:50 PM

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