Lot 38
  • 38

A CINNABAR LACQUER CIRCULAR 'BOYS' BOX AND COVER QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD

Estimate
25,000 - 35,000 GBP
Sold
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Description

  • lacquered bronze
  • 16.8 cm, 6 5/8  in.
of circular section, the cover delicately carved in layers with an animated scene depicting a group of boys engaged in various pursuits in a fenced garden surrounded by pine, wutong and rocks, all the side of the box and cover with further details of various boys in different activities, the interior and base lacquered black

Provenance

Gérard Lévy, Paris, 18th June 1977.
Collection Heliot, Paris.
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