1312
1312

PROPERTY FROM THE JEFFREY M. KAPLAN COLLECTION

A MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID LACQUER SEAL CHEST
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1312

PROPERTY FROM THE JEFFREY M. KAPLAN COLLECTION

A MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID LACQUER SEAL CHEST
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID LACQUER SEAL CHEST
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
the iridescent shell finely shaped and applied to the black lacquer exterior illustrating scenes from Hangzhou's West Lake, the hinged lid and front doors opening to reveal a tray atop four fitted drawers each lacquered black with mother-of-pearl inlay on the exterior and lacquered red on the interior, chased bronze hardware for the handles, hinges, and lock
Height 13 in., 33 cm; Width 13 7/8  in., 35.2 cm; Depth 9 1/8  in., 23.2 cm
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Provenance

L'Asie Exotique, La Jolla, CA, 1998.

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