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A large carved hongmu sofa Qing dynasty, 19th century | 清十九世紀 紅木翹頭靠床

A large carved hongmu sofa Qing dynasty, 19th century | 清十九世紀 紅木翹頭靠床

A large carved hongmu sofa Qing dynasty, 19th century | 清十九世紀 紅木翹頭靠床

A large carved hongmu sofa

Qing dynasty, 19th century

清十九世紀 紅木翹頭靠床


198.3 by 72 by 83.5 cm, 78 by 28¾ by 32¾ in.

An old diagonal crack and a small circular hole to the exterior of the higher arm, both have been filled. Some minor movements to the front aprons and legs, and the wheels are possibly later added. The silk have been replaced. There are also some minor chips to the raised parts of the carving throughout. Apart from that, this sofa is in ready to place condition. 


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This lot contains endangered species. Sotheby's recommends that buyers check with their own government regarding any importation requirements prior to placing a bid. For example, US regulations restrict or prohibit the import of certain items to protect wildlife conservation. Please note that Sotheby's will not assist buyers with the shipment of this lot to the US. A buyer's inability to export or import these lots cannot justify a delay in payment or sale cancellation. 此編號含有瀕臨絕種物料。蘇富比建議買家在投標之前,先理解有關地方政府的入口限制。如美國為保護野生動物而對有關材質所實行的出入口規條及限制。蘇富比將不會協助此編號運往美國的運輸。買家無權因為未能得到出入口許可而取消拍賣及延遲付款。