Offered by Galerie Tora Tori
Asian Antiques and Asian Art
Large framed panel by a Persian cat in bone, characteristic with its long hair, very finely carved, lying among a floral decoration composed of chrysanthemums and peonies in bone, ivory and mother-of-pearl... Small lack of twigs visible on the right part of the panel next to the artist's seal. Signed: Gyokko sho kore. Panel dimension: 85 x height 61 cm. Meiji period.
Provenance: Private collection of Mr. Zelnik Istvân. Hungarian diplomat.