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A MASSIVE 'HUANGHUALI'-VENEERED SQUARE-CORNER COMPOUND CABINET, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY

Restricted Species

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

PROPERTY SOLD TO BENEFIT A MIDWESTERN INSTITUTION

A MASSIVE 'HUANGHUALI'-VENEERED SQUARE-CORNER COMPOUND CABINET, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY

A MASSIVE 'HUANGHUALI'-VENEERED SQUARE-CORNER COMPOUND CABINET, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

Lot sold:

37,800

USD

A MASSIVE 'HUANGHUALI'-VENEERED SQUARE-CORNER COMPOUND CABINET

QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY

清十九世紀 黃花梨單板方角四件櫃


of rectangular form, comprising a smaller top cabinet resting on a larger bottom one, both of standard miter, mortise, tenon, tongue-and-grooved flush floating-panel construction with four square uprights comprising the frame and the multi-panel doors centered by removable stiles, the side panels on both the top and bottom cabinets similarly constructed, below the doors of the main cabinet a decoratively-carved shaped apron, the interior of the top cabinet with one removable shelf, the bottom with two shelves and two short drawers, the baitong circular hinges and escutcheon plates surface-mounted, the shelves, drawer interiors, back and top panels soft wood (2)


Height 108½ in., 275.6 cm; Width 68¼ in., 173.4 cm; Depth 26¼ in., 66.7 cm

Both upper and lower cabinets with numerous mortise patches indicating the use of repurposed timber in the construction of the cabinet. There are long strips added to several of the panels both vertically and horizontally. The interior shelves and transverse stretchers appear to be later replacements. There is some splitting to back panels, wear and minor repairs.


上下柜有數處榫接處,可見後用不同木材來拼接部分結構。可見面板後加長橫縱向木條。內架及橫向結構為後配。背面面板有裂縫、使用痕跡及修補痕跡。


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Please note that this lot will require a CITES permit for export outside of the United States.


敬請注意,本拍品屬瀕危野生動植物種國際貿易公約(CITES)所列木種,如出口至美國境外需申請相關CITES許可證。


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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.


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