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Small Gilt-decorated Lacquerware Cabinet

Auction:
2482
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$948$800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Small Gilt-decorated Lacquerware Cabinet, China, early 19th century, with two hinged doors with raised oval panels opening to a case of five drawers, decorated with vignettes of figures in courtly scenes heightened with red against floral backgrounds with dragon and feather borders, (cracks in the lacquer), ht. 14 1/2, wd. 13, dp. 6 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Small Gilt-decorated Lacquerware Cabinet, China, Chinese art, Chinese ceramics, Courtly love, Door, Japanese art, Lacquer

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