AN ARCHAISTIC 'HONGMU' CORNER-LEG TABLE, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
3,000 - 5,000 USD
AN ARCHAISTIC 'HONGMU' CORNER-LEG TABLE
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Height 32½ in., 82.6 cm; Width 59¾ in., 151.8 cm; Depth 13⅜ in., 34 cm
The table with loose and some broken joinery in need of consolidation. There is a long patch repair inside on leg and a pair of rectangular patches to the inside of the apron on each long side. One short end of the frame with a glued on panel of veneer. There are filled and patch repairs to the joinery, legs and openwork carving along which also has some replacements and losses.
Please note that this lot will require a CITES permit for export outside of the United States.
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