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A CIRCULAR ROOTWOOD TABLE QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY | 清十八世紀 天然木圓桌

Estimate:

400,000 to - 600,000 HKD

PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT COLLECTION 重要私人珍藏

A CIRCULAR ROOTWOOD TABLE QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY | 清十八世紀 天然木圓桌

A CIRCULAR ROOTWOOD TABLE QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY | 清十八世紀 天然木圓桌

Estimate:

400,000 to - 600,000 HKD

Lot sold:

630,000

HKD

Property from an Important Collection

A CIRCULAR ROOTWOOD TABLE

QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

重要私人珍藏

清十八世紀 天然木圓桌


the thick circular flat-topped panel bordered with intertwining roots, sturdily supported on an axis in the form of vigorously gnarled roots branching out into three shorter legs, the wood of a warm honey-brown colour

d. 91.5 by h. 84.8 cm, d. 36 by h. 33 ⅜ in.

The tabletop, which can be dismantled from the legs, has some infills. There are also some typical flakes and age cracks.


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.

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


我們很高興為您提供上述拍品狀況報告。由於敝公司非專業修復人員,在此敦促您向其他專業修復人員索取諮詢,以獲得更詳盡、專業之報告。


準買家應該檢查每款拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為專業主觀看法而非事實陳述。準買家應參考有關該拍賣的重要通知(見圖錄)。


雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。

Sotheby's Hong Kong, 5th April 2015, lot 2853.


香港蘇富比2015年4月5日,編號2853

For a related round table constructed from naturally shaped wood from the Qing Court collection, see The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum. Furniture of the Ming and Qing Dynasties (II), Hong Kong, 2002, pl. 241. For a similar round rootwood table of which the top is made of pieces of natural wood and the base of assembled roots and branches, see Dr S.Y. Yip and Grace Wu-Bruce, Feast by a Wine Table Reclining on a Couch, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2007, cat. no. 37.