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Six-shelf Display Cabinet

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
544
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Six-shelf Display Cabinet, China, late 19th/early 20th century, arched pediment with openwork depicting birds and flowers, shelves trimmed with similar carving, two drawers with bail handles, base with two doors carved with peonies, interior with fixed shelf, set on claw-and-pearl feet, Western-style locks and hinges, key; with an associated marble made to fit the top of the base, ht. 70 1/2, wd. 40, dp. 13 in.
Estimate $400-600

age expected wears, multiple but minor looses of lacquer to some areas, minor detachment of carved details, key inside, otherwise in good condition.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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China, Cabinetry, Door, Drawer, Furniture, Industrial design, Industrial processes, Visual arts

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