A carved and lacquered table from the Qing dynasty.
- Butterfly-style coffer table with three drawers and lattice-carved spandrels and apron.
- An interior storage compartment is concealed beneath the center drawer and accessible when the drawer is removed.
- Black lacquer with curved brass handles.
Marks, nicks, and scratches consistent with age.
The legs have suffered water damage from placement on the moist terra cotta floor tiles typical of the region.
Height: 31.5 inches / 80.01 cm
Width: 56.5 inches / 143.51 cm
Depth: 19.25 inches / 48.9 cm
Elm, Lacquered Wood, Brass
Asian Decorative Arts