Bronze Japanese Ape with Turnip(137 views)
Description: A vintage early 20th century Japanese bronze of a curious ape contemplating whether or not to eat his turnip. The detailed rendering of the ape's body is magnificent & the execution of the primate's facial expression of bewilderment has no equal! The hand held turnip is patinated in a red enamel finish with a distressed dore' top. This bronze is signed by the artist within a cartouche.
Condition Report: excellent original condition
Dimensions: 8.75" tall X 9.25" wide X 6.50" deep
Artist or Maker: Indecipherable