A PAIR OF CARVED HONGMU SQUARE-CORNER CABINETS QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
6,000 - 8,000 USD
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- Height 77 1/2 in., 196.9 cm; Width 47 1/2 in., 120.7 cm; Depth 22 in., 55.9 cm
each of rectangular outline, with a pair of fielded parallel doors boldly carved with an elegant symmetrical foliate meander, above a wide scrolling foliate-carved apron with beaded edge, the side panels with plain fielded panels over beaded and shaped spandreled aprons, the interior with a pair of shelves and two drawers above a concealed well with removable covers, all supported on four square-section posts forming the legs, with brass hinges, lockplates and pulls (2)
Randall Tysinger Antiques, High Point, North Carolina, 1997.