Chinese Lacquered Cabinet

Second Half 19th Century

Price:

3,800 USD

Ships from: New York, United States

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Description

China has perfected the art of lacquering over the centuries, and such storage pieces were given as gifts to mark special occasions, gracing middle- and upper-class homes for generations.

  • A two-door wedding cabinet lacquered in a brilliant red and finely painted with floral designs, and groups of boys and men celebrating with kites and lion dances.
  • Black lacquered interior with two decorated drawers on a fixed shelf.
Provenance

Michael Capo Antiques, New York, 1987.

Condition Report
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Overall very good condition with lacquer stable.

Several smaller chips to lacquer at lower left leg.

Dimensions
Height: 72 inches / 182.88 cm
Width: 48 inches / 121.92 cm
Depth: 22 inches / 55.88 cm
Materials
Lacquered Wood
Decorative Style
Asian Decorative Arts
Country of Origin
China
SKU

BZRS8

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