An attractive Meiji period bronze of a woodcutter sawing a large tree trunk, he is standing on top of the wooden trunk, raised at one end on a trestle, and sawing with a large semi-circular toothed saw, wearing traditional clothing and with a pouch at his belt inscribed with a warning about the risks of fire, with a russet patination. Japanese, circa 1880.
This item is currently on display within The London Collection at Coach House Pianos, New Kings Road.
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A Meiji Period Bronze of a Woodcutter
H 43.18 cm x W 34.29 cm