A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER CABINET QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD | 清康熙 黑漆嵌螺鈿人物故事圖方角櫃
A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER CABINET QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD | 清康熙 黑漆嵌螺鈿人物故事圖方角櫃
A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER CABINET QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD | 清康熙 黑漆嵌螺鈿人物故事圖方角櫃
A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER CABINET QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD | 清康熙 黑漆嵌螺鈿人物故事圖方角櫃
A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER CABINET QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD | 清康熙 黑漆嵌螺鈿人物故事圖方角櫃
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A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER CABINET QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD | 清康熙 黑漆嵌螺鈿人物故事圖方角櫃

Estimate: 15,000 - 20,000 GBP

A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER CABINET QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD | 清康熙 黑漆嵌螺鈿人物故事圖方角櫃

Estimate: 15,000 - 20,000 GBP

Lot Sold:32,500GBP

Lot Details

Description

A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER CABINET

QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD

清康熙 黑漆嵌螺鈿人物故事圖方角櫃


of rectangular form, fitted with two hinged doors above a deep apron, opening to reveal twenty drawers of various sizes, embellished to the front with mother-of-pearl depicting an animated scene of mounted huntsmen and women engaged in combat set within a landscape with gnarled branches issuing clusters of leaves emerging from rocks, all against a black lacquered ground, the hinges and lockplates detailed with four-clawed dragons and carp interspersed with ruyi pendants, together with a European 19th Century cabriole legged lacquered wood stand

(2)

90.5 by 53.5 by 83.5 cm, 35⅝ by 21 by 32⅞ in.

Condition Report

There is a vertical age crack to one door which has been stablised. There are cracks and restorations to the inlaid decorations. The handles on the side may have been repaired, likely for stablisation purposes. There are chips to the edges and some wear, age cracks and minor flakes overall. There are also some refreshing to the lacquer of the interior and the drawers.


中文內容僅供參考,請以英文原版為準。門見一道縱向舊裂已經修復。鑲嵌部分可見裂紋及修復。兩側把手或經修復。 通體有幾處磨損、舊裂及少許剝落痕跡。内部部分區域經重髹。


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

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Cataloguing

Catalogue Note

Compare a closely related cabinet in the Charlottenburg Palace, Berlin, illustrated in Madeleine Jarry, Chinoiserie: Chinese Influence on European Decorative Art 17th and 18th Centuries, London, 1981, p. 155, Ill. 164; and another, possibly purchased Elizabeth Percy, Dutchess of Somerset (1667-1722) and now in the private collection of Lord Egremont, currently on view in the Grand Staircase at Petworth House, West Sussex.

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