TWO CHINESE CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER BOXES AND COVERS, QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
comprising: one quatrefoil box and cover, the top of the cover deftly carved in high relief with boys playing blind man's bluff in a garden amidst plantain and pine trees, the sides carved with diaper pattern, the interiors and base lacquered black; and a box and cover of six-lobed section, the top of the cover carved with boys playing musical instruments in a balustraded garden, the sides carved with diaper pattern, the interiors and base lacquered black. 4 pieces.
length of longer 6 3/8 in.; 16.8 cm