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A 'huanghuali' corner-leg long bench (Errendeng), Qing dynasty, 18th century | 清十八世紀 黃花梨有束腰羅鍋棖馬蹄足貳人凳

Restricted Species

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

Important Chinese Art from the Collection of Bruce Dayton and Ruth Stricker Dayton

A 'huanghuali' corner-leg long bench (Errendeng), Qing dynasty, 18th century | 清十八世紀 黃花梨有束腰羅鍋棖馬蹄足貳人凳

A 'huanghuali' corner-leg long bench (Errendeng), Qing dynasty, 18th century | 清十八世紀 黃花梨有束腰羅鍋棖馬蹄足貳人凳

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

Lot sold:

75,600

USD

A 'huanghuali' corner-leg long bench (Errendeng)

Qing dynasty, 18th century

清十八世紀 黃花梨有束腰羅鍋棖馬蹄足貳人凳


the rectangular frame of typical miter, mortise and tenon construction enclosing a hard mat seat, the underside with two transverse stretchers, the square section beaded legs mitered and half-lapped into the frame, terminating in hoof feet and joined by flush-mitered beaded-humpback stretchers


Height 20¼ in., 51.4 cm: Width 69 in., 175.3 cm: Depth 16½ in., 41.9 cm

There has been consolidation to the joinery. Top of the frame with some staining and scattered small burn marks. The different quality of wood of the apron indicates it maybe a later replacement, and there is a slight visible separation between the seat frame and the waist to the corner. The surface with expected wear, particularly to the feet, and minor nicks along the edges, consistent with age and use.


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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.

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

Christie’s New York, 21st March 2000, lot 7.


來源

紐約佳士得,2000年3月21日,編號7

See a similar bench from the Heveningham Hall Collection sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 27th May 2021, lot 2818.