© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: JAPNE0619-002
A FINE BRONZE OF A RUNNING BOAR
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912). The bronze figure with dark chocolate-brown patina and masterly chiseled fur. The beast depicted with open mouth, upward pointed tusks and ferocious eyes in a realistic, almost frightening attack posture. 

LENGTH 21.5 cm across
WEIGHT 1492.6 grams

Provenance: French private collection.
Condition: Superb condition with some old wear and a few tiny surface scratches here and there.

A near identical bronze was exhibited in 2014 in the History Museum, Moscow, as part of the ‘Japanese animalistic bronze of the Meiji epoch’ exhibition.

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