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Gilt-lacquered Cabinet

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$10,073$8,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Gilt-lacquered Cabinet, Japan, 19th century, raised on a low stand with four cabriole legs, the door to each compartment finely decorated in hiramaki-e with landscape scene with pavilions, on a ground with gilt design of stylized lotus and chrysanthemum blossoms borne on feathery leaves, brass fittings overall, ht. 48 1/2 (cabinet), 17 1/2 (stand), lg. 40 1/4, wd. 16 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Poor condition, and repairs to the stand, some losses

Keywords

Japan, Brass instrument

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