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A WELL CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER LOBED BOX AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 GBP
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A WELL CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER LOBED BOX AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A WELL CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER LOBED BOX AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
of quatrefoil form, the cover finely carved with Magu and her acolytes preparing a celebration amidst an idyllic mountainous landscape detailed with an overhanging pine tree, pavilion and two recumbent deer, with further acolytes travelling across the swirling waves on a shaft with a peach, the sides with cartouches of floral blooms and leaves divided by the bajixiang emblems, all reserved against diaper grounds, the interiors and base lacquered black
Quantity: 2
32.3 cm, 12 3/4  in.
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Catalogue Note

A polychrome lacquer box of similar shape, carved to the top with bats, cranes and peaches, in the Palace Museum, Beijing, is illustrated in Gugong Bowuyuan Cang Diaoqi/Carved Lacquer In The Collection Of The Palace Museum, Beijing, 1995, pl. 328.

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